Dental Sealant Q & A

dental sealants Cornwall

Dental sealants are an extra layer of protection for your teeth, and for your children’s teeth. They’re common to pediatric dentistry, and we recommend dental sealants for our young patients at Cornwall Dental Arts. Here are a few common questions about dental sealants, and our answers: Q. What are dental sealants? A. Dental sealants are […]

Do You Have A Thumbsucking Toddler?

Open Bite

For years, Cornwall Dental Arts has warned parents that thumb-sucking can cause future dental problems for their thumb-loving kids. One of these problems is a type of malocclusion called an open bite. An open bite occurs when the front teeth in the lower and upper jaw have been moved forward, often to the extent that […]

Dental Questions? We Have Answers.

Lancaster cosmetic dental and tooth implants

If you have questions about oral health, cosmetic dentistry, preventative dentistry, bite issues, tooth implants, oral sedation, teeth whitening, or invisible braces, come to Cornwall Dental Arts – Family and Cosmetic Dentistry for answers. Our family friendly staff has helped develop an atmosphere of active listening. We enjoy getting to know our patients and determining […]

Keep Them Clean! Tips from the Cornwall Dentist

Cornwall Guide To Plaque, Calculus, And Cavities

The team at Cornwall Dental Arts would like to use this post to clarify the differences between plaque, calculus, and cavities. Plaque is a film that covers teeth – a sticky layer of bacteria. You can remove plaque through daily brushing and flossing. If it isn’t removed, it can build up and harden into calculus. Calculus, […]

Has Your Toddler Had An Exam? Pediatric Dentistry in Cornwall

Children’s Dental in Cornwall

For years, parents have been advised to have their children’s first dental checkup before the third birthday. The latest thinking is for parents to take their toddler to a dentist before their first birthday, or within six months after their first tooth breaks through. Why? Prevention, prevention, prevention! Sadly, dentists continue to find severe cavities in very […]

Healthy Teeth, Healthy Baby

Cornwall dental exam during pregnancy

At Cornwall Dental Arts, we treat patients from childhood into adulthood. As pediatric dentists, we recommend that children have their first dental appointment around the age of two. This post, however, is for women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant. Carrying a precious child can not only consume your time, but your attention […]