Did you know that an estimated 27% of American adults have undiagnosed cavities? Unfortunately, all the indulging in holiday goodies around this time of year doesn’t help! But that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy yourself and still maintain a healthy smile at the same time. After all, no one wants to spend their holiday in the dental chair. Keep reading for 5 easy things you can do to get through the holiday season – without needing dental work from a dentist in Lincoln!(more…)
Olberding Dental Blog
November 18, 2018
October 25, 2018
Humans are constantly evolving so it’s a must that the dental care they receive continues to change to accommodate their needs. There are 10 breakthrough procedures/technological advancements your dentist in Lincoln says you should be aware of that provide solutions to the many dental health challenges facing the population. As you read on, you’ll learn how these new advancements can enhance your dental health!
October 10, 2018
The end of the year is rapidly approaching, which means you’re running out of time to receive preventive care utilizing this year’s dental coverage. As you read along, you’re challenged to consider whether you are wasting your current dental insurance. Along the way, your dentist in Lincoln explains how preventive care visits help to maximize your coverage so you can get the greatest return on your investment into your oral health!
September 28, 2018
Have you ever eaten a garlic-filled lunch and noticed your coworkers did not want to sit next to you in the afternoon meeting? Or perhaps you have given a presentation at work only to realize later that there was a small piece of food stuck between your teeth? According to a study conducted by the Academy of General Dentistry and Oral-B Laboratories, over three-fourths of Americans eat two or more times for day at work, but only 14% brush their teeth during work hours. Practicing good oral hygiene at work cannot only help you avoid potentially embarrassing scenarios but also help you maintain a healthy smile. Here are some tips from a dentist in Lincoln on how to care for your teeth at work.
September 15, 2018
It’s a nice, fall afternoon, and you have plans to enjoy some Nebraska Cornhusker football. Your plans are derailed, though, by an intense pain that shoots through your jaw. You have a toothache, and you need relief fast. Your dentist says you may need a root canal to restore your oral health. Read on to learn how the process works and what symptoms you should be on the lookout for.
September 10, 2018
Choosing a dentist in Lincoln is a lot like finding your true love. You know the right one is out there somewhere. But how do you find him or her? A good way to start is by listing the factors that are important to you and to the other members of your household.
August 30, 2018
Seeing your dentist in Lincoln for regular cleanings and checkups is vital for protecting your oral health. But consistent self-care is just as important. Brushing, flossing and avoiding harmful foods and products can help to keep your teeth and gums healthy for the rest of your life.
July 31, 2018
According to the American Dental Association, a visit to the dentist every six months for a routine cleaning and exam is critical to maintaining a healthy smile. However, each year millions of Americans put off going to the dentist because they are too busy, too anxious, or do not want to spend the money. There are more demands on our time now more than ever before but putting off trips to the dentist can have serious negative consequences on one’s oral health. Without professional intervention, cavities can grow, and dental problems can develop and worsen. If you are still not convinced, a dentist in Lincoln has compiled the top 3 health risks of skipping regular dental visits – be sure to read them below.
July 8, 2018
There’s no denying that the dental field has come a long way in recent years. Modern technology has enhanced every aspect of the dental experience and allowed patients to get faster, better results – with less discomfort. It’s definitely a win-win situation! One great example is cone beam technology, which gives your dentist in Lincoln a dramatically better image of your head, neck and oral cavity than traditional X-rays. In this blog, you’ll find out more about what this technology is and how the superior image it provides leads to better results for you!
June 16, 2018
We all experience bad breath once in a while. Sometimes it’s caused by eating garlic bread at our favorite restaurant or from forgetting to brush the night before and waking up with extra smelly breath the next morning. However, some patients have had issues with chronic bad breath that’s ruining relationships with colleagues, friends, and even family members.
That’s why today, your dentist in Lincoln is offering a few tips to consider before coming to your dentist for a professional diagnosis.