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2021

Are Electric Toothbrushes Worth It?

By asking this question, we assume you want to know the value of an electric toothbrush. Considering the difference in cost between electric toothbrushes and manual toothbrushes, this is a reasonable inquiry. We hope to convince you that electric toothbrushes are, indeed, worth the extra expense.

What Advantages do Electric Toothbrushes Have over Manual Toothbrushes?

There are only a few advantages of using an electric toothbrush, but they are heavily weighted when it comes to dental health and smile appearance.

By The Aggie Dental Care Team

2021

Why You Shouldn’t Skip the Dentist, Even if you Have Good Teeth

There is a common misconception that you only need to go to the dentist when you have a problem. Unfortunately, that is the worst tactic you can take when it comes to dental care. It leads to more expensive and more extensive dental treatments, not to mention the pain and suffering that can result when you wait until something bothers you.

Some people have “good teeth” and think this means that they do not need routine dental care. Here are a few important reasons that everyone needs to see a dentist regularly.

By The Aggie Dental Care Team

2021

Are Sweets Really the Culprit for Tooth Decay?

This is a great question with a complicated answer.  Everyone has heard that sugar causes cavities.  But you may also know someone who has a serious sweet tooth problem and does not have “bad teeth”.    The forming of a cavity is a multi-factorial process, and sweets are just one of those factors.

In order for a tooth to suffer from decay, several conditions must be present.  This blog will explain the process of tooth decay, with a short section of how you can combat each of these conditions to lower your cavity risk.

By The Aggie Dental Care Team