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Frequently Asked Questions: What Everyone Wants To Know About Geriatric Dentistry

Even if you have always been conscientious of your oral hygiene, age can have a negative impact on your oral health. Commonly, dental problems in seniors result from a lack of care, however, the state [...]

By | September 13th, 2017|Categories: Onsite Dentists of Texas|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Frequently Asked Questions: What Everyone Wants To Know About Geriatric Dentistry

Caring For Your Teeth: 4 Things To Stop Doing Immediately

When asked what a good oral hygiene practice is, many will list only two or three procedures: brushing twice a day, flossing twice a day, and, to some, using mouthwash regularly. This is a good [...]

By | September 12th, 2017|Categories: Onsite Dentists of Texas|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Caring For Your Teeth: 4 Things To Stop Doing Immediately

Behind The Scenes: The Nursing Home’s Take On Oral Care

We have previously discussed issues surrounding nursing homes and dental care. For those who are interested in taking a behind-the-scenes glimpse into these problems, read The Problems Of Dental Health In Nursing Homes And Why [...]

By | August 27th, 2017|Categories: Onsite Dentists of Texas|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Behind The Scenes: The Nursing Home’s Take On Oral Care

Nursing Homes Are Sacrificing Dental Care: What You Can Do To Stop It

The current state of many nursing homes across the country is disheartening. Seniors who come to these assisted living facilities require quality care because they can no longer function independently enough to be trusted alone [...]

By | August 26th, 2017|Categories: Onsite Dentists of Texas|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Nursing Homes Are Sacrificing Dental Care: What You Can Do To Stop It

The Major Ways Age Affects Oral Health

As our parent’s age, more responsibility is put on our shoulders to pay attention to potential health concerns - making sure they don’t physically exert themselves and break any bones, they are receiving the right [...]

By | August 25th, 2017|Categories: Onsite Dentists of Texas|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on The Major Ways Age Affects Oral Health

Why Is Seeing A Dentist So Challenging For The Elderly?

Good oral hygiene is paramount across all ages, but it becomes even more critical later in life. Despite more awareness being brought to the forefront about the urgency for better dental care for seniors, proper [...]

By | August 17th, 2017|Categories: Onsite Dentists of Texas|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Why Is Seeing A Dentist So Challenging For The Elderly?