3 Tips to Combat Dental Anxiety

Going to the dentist is a healthy activity, but for some people, it can provoke excruciating anxiety. Fortunately, there are many ways that you can combat dental anxiety and have a calmer and more relaxing visit to the dentist. At Weninger Dentistry in Tampa, we help dental patients overcome their anxiety through natural stress relief […]

Three Common Signs You May Need Occlusal Guards

An occlusal guard is a device that’s designed to keep your teeth from touching each other when your jaw is closed while you sleep. Occlusal guards are used to protect your teeth from bruxism, also known as teeth grinding. Teeth grinding can wear down your enamel and cause damage to your teeth. If left untreated, […]

Am I a Good Candidate for Teeth Implants?

Of all the types of prosthetic teeth that are available to dental patients, implants are the most realistic and most similar to natural teeth. Dental implants have the look and feel of real teeth, and they’re permanently fused to the jaw, just like real teeth. In fact, dental implants look so natural that no one […]

Three Signs Your Dentures Need to Be Replaced

Dentures don’t last forever. Just how long your dentures will last depends in part on their quality and fit, but even the best dentures only last for 7 to 10 years. Once your pair of dentures need to be replaced, it’s important to act soon. The usual reason for dentures needing replacement is a poor […]

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Do I Need a Tooth Extraction?

There’s more than one reason to get a tooth extraction. An extraction can be a fast solution to a dental emergency or a procedure that’s thoughtfully selected to solve an ongoing problem. Who needs a tooth extraction, and why? Here’s what you need to know about getting a tooth extraction in Tampa, Florida. Overcrowded Teeth […]

Common Types of Teeth Misalignments & How to Correct It

Teeth misalignments are a common problem. Many people develop misalignments at an early age and need to have their misalignments corrected in order to have healthy, beautiful teeth. Letting this problem go can lead to a variety of other problems, such as pain while biting down, headaches, wear and tear on tooth enamel, broken teeth, […]

Let’s Go Back to the Basics of Oral Hygiene

Oral hygiene is an important part of your daily routine – or at least, it should be. Over time, some people let their habits slide. After all, most of us are busy, and taking care of our teeth is just one more thing to get done. In this post, we’ll go over the basics of […]

What You Should Know About Dental Insurance

If you have dental insurance, you may have questions about the way your policy works. Every policy is different, but below we’ve described the way most policies work. This information can help you plan your year of dental coverage, to ensure that you get the most out of your plan. Typical Dental Procedures Covered by […]

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Are Clear Aligners an Effective Teeth Straightening Option?

For decades, braces were the go-to dental tool for straightening misaligned teeth. Braces are still effective, and their effects were long-lasting. Unfortunately, braces aren’t without their problems. The shiny metallic appearance of braces can distract from the beauty of a smile, and leave dental patients itching to have braces removed. In recent years, clear aligners […]

The Many Benefits of Teeth Straightening

Are you living with crooked or crowded teeth? You don’t have to. Traditional braces and clear aligners are tools that can straighten your teeth and restore your smile. There are many reasons to get your teeth straightened. Below, we’ll discuss how and why you should consider orthodontic services for your teeth. More Confidence in Your […]