You Should Always Seek Professional Diagnosis for Tooth Sensitivity Symptoms

In recent years tooth sensitivity toothpaste has grown in popularity amongst people who struggle with discomfort when consuming hot, cold, sweet, or overly acidic things. Most are formulated with potassium nitrate to help numb the sensitivity reaction. This can sometimes encourage people to dismiss the tooth sensitivity when it could potentially be linked to a… Read more »

How to Reduce Your Chances of Cavities Harming Your Teeth

If you’re like many others, you wish to keep tooth decay at bay and maintain a healthy smile. Fortunately, there are things you can do to do just that! Dr. Laney Schuman and our dental team at Midwest Family Dentistry have the perfect tips that can help you achieve your oral health goals. The first… Read more »

Your Sensitive Teeth

Did you know that if you eat ice cream, enjoy a cool drink or even a hot coffee, these treats can give you pain if you suffer from sensitive teeth? Well, it’s true! This is an important warning sign from your smile. If you suffer from sensitive teeth, your smile could be trying to give… Read more »

Halitosis: Prevention Techniques to Give You Fresh Breath

Are you a victim of chronic bad breath, which is also known as halitosis? If so, there is no need to worry. There are things you can do on a regular basis that can help you eliminate your halitosis and give you the fresh and pristine breath you desire. To help you know a little… Read more »

Increased Oral Health Risks as a Teenager

Did you know that life as a teenager is one of the defining periods in the growth of your smile? Not only is it the time when caring properly for your teeth becomes crucial due to a number of social risks that will slowly be introduced, but it is also the age at which the… Read more »

Gum Disease Has Many Dangerous Effects On Your Smile

Have you ever wondered what would happen if you didn’t brush and floss regularly? One of the major results aside from cavities and losing a tooth or two would be having gum disease. Gum disease is dangerous and costly to your smile. That is why our team is happy to help you in any way… Read more »

Top Tips to Tackle Oral Injuries and Illnesses

Do you practice safe and effective oral health care habits daily? Are your teeth and gums adequately protected from the dangers that seek to harm them? Don’t delay in taking care of your smile. Here are some top tips to tackle oral injuries and illnesses that seek to damage or destroy your teeth and gums:… Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Make Your Smile Shine Bright for the New Year

Have you made any new year’s resolutions yet? Have you made any promises to finally get all your health care needs back on track? Oftentimes, we make promises for our health care but it seems to be the first thing that can easily be neglected. If you are interested in having a smile makeover for… Read more »

How to Avoid the Harmful Treats This Holiday Season

With all the lights, sights, sweets, and festivities that surround us this time of year, we must be extra vigilant on which temptations seek to destroy our precious teeth and gums. As enjoyable as log-sized candy canes may sound, biting into such large chunks of hard candy can easily crack, chip, or knock loose our… Read more »

Be Thankful for a Stunning Smile This Season

Hopefully, you have plenty to be happy for this Thanksgiving. It’s never too late to keep adding to that list. With the help and assurance of our superstar dentist, Laney Schuman, you can be thankful for a stunning smile this season. It’s never too late to start thinking about getting a dental crowns or veneers…. Read more »