What Are Dental Sealants And How Do They Help?

Cavity prevention is at an all time high and finding ways to fend off dental decay is extremely important.  One of the most common preventative recommendations offered here at Rigby Advanced Dental is Dental Sealants.  In order to understand what and why sealants are often recommended one must first understand tooth decay and how it develops. 

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Dental Myths…….Here Are A Few

Every medical field has its share of wives tales, fables and myths.  Dentistry is no exception.  Below are a few of the most popular dental myths and the truths that debunk them.  Hopefully these help you in your quest for better dental hygiene.

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What Causes Sensitive Teeth?

Does tooth sensitivity keep you from enjoying your favorite cold treat?  Does a cup of coffee make your mouth cringe?  You may be suffering from sensitive teeth.  But what causes sensitive teeth and how can you fix it?  Here at Rigby Advanced Dental sensitivity is no joke here are a few possible causes and suggestions to help you get started.

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Is Thumbsucking Bad Long Term?

That is a common question we hear from a lot of parents here at Rigby Advanced Dental.  Never fear, Dr. Rigby has a few nuggets of wisdom and suggestions for those who will listen and read.

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