Dr. Mark R. Simeone Blog
October 6, 2019
In the first article of this three-part series, we touched on over-the-counter pain relievers, cold compresses, and elevation as ways to alleviate a toothache during the night. In this second blog, your dentist will share three more effective ways to remove the discomfort brought on by a toothache and get your back to a restful night’s sleep.
September 3, 2019
A toothache is, by far, one of the most nagging and annoying problems you can have. Not only is the pain difficult to manage depending on what is causing it, but they can appear at the most inopportune times, especially at night. If you’ve ever experienced this type of situation and lost precious sleeping time, don’t let it continue! In this three-part series, a dentist shares three tips and tricks to relieve nighttime pain caused by a toothache.
August 23, 2019
Your parents may have given you more than just your hair color and height. They might have also passed their oral health problems onto you. That’s right, it turns out dental problems can run in the family, according to a recent study from an international team of dentists. What exactly were the results of the study? And what does that mean for you? A dentist explains below.
August 10, 2019
Hydrogen peroxide is a common component of many at-home teeth whitening treatments. For this reason, many people wonder whether store-bought hydrogen peroxide will work just as well when it comes to making smiles brighter. Does it work? Is it safe? Is it better to get professional whitening treatment from your dentist? Continue reading below to find out.
July 10, 2019
For millions of Americans, traditional dentures are a viable solution to replacing an entire row of missing teeth. However, dentures only work the way they are intended if they are fitted properly to a patient’s unique gums and mouth. Do your dentures ever cause you discomfort? Here are 5 signs your dentures in Coatesville do not fit properly and why dental implants may be the right solution for you.
June 5, 2019
If you know much about gum disease in Coatesville, you’re probably already aware of the signs and symptoms associated with it. From bleeding gums to the possibility of bone and tooth loss, it can be a quickly progressing problem if left untreated. But what you might not know is how connected it is to your overall health, especially your liver. If you have gum disease, take some time to read on to find out if you might be at an increased risk for developing liver cancer.
May 6, 2019
You’ve decided that now is the right time to correct your bite issues and remake the appearance of your smile. You’ve also discovered that Invisalign in Coatesville is a viable option, but you still have some queries. For starters, you’re wondering, “You should I trust the procedure to any dentist?” As you continue reading, get the answer to that question and learn about the benefits of receiving Invisalign treatment from Drs. Bruck and Simeone!
April 9, 2019
Are you the type of person who thinks nothing bad will ever happen to them? You eat right, you don’t smoke or drink, and you are on top of your game when it comes to your oral health. All of that is great, but unfortunately, when it comes to oral cancer, anyone can be at risk. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, which is why it’s important to be screened for oral cancer in Coatesville sooner rather than later. Learn why early detection is key when battling this disease.
March 7, 2019
Have you had one or a few dental crowns placed over the years? Are you taking care of them as instructed by your dentist? If not, you could be shortening the lifespan of your dental crowns in Coatesville significantly. While these fixtures aren’t meant to last forever, by following a few simple guidelines, you can make sure they stay in place for a long time.
February 6, 2019
You worry about your child’s safety. It’s part of your job as a parent. If you are considering traditional metal braces for your child, you may have questions about how they will affect your child’s life. Is it safe for your child to continue playing sports with braces? Could braces present a risk to their oral health if there’s an accident? Is there a way to protect my child’s teeth while they participate in sports? These are all valid questions from a concerned parent about braces in Coatesville. Here are some answers that should put all your fears to rest. (more…)