How to Have a Top-Notch Oral Health as a Teen

Unfortunately, there are many things in this world that can attack and harm the teeth and gums, especially for teenagers. This is why it’s important for teens to work hard each day to care for their smile and maintain optimal oral health. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to achieve those goals, and… Read more »

Fluoride Supplements Can Help Prevent New Cavities

Healthy tooth enamel relies on a dense matrix of microscopic mineral crystals to give your teeth the strength to chew food, while also resisting the bacterial complications of tooth decay. Yet inconsistent oral hygiene habits can contribute to chronic oral plaque acids capable of demineralizing tooth enamel. At the same time, individuals without regular access… Read more »

Tell These Jokes to Your Dentist to Lighten Up the Mood at Your Dental Appointment

Do you want to give your dentist, Dr. Robert Wagner, a reason to smile during your dental appointment? If so, our dental team has a recommendation for you: Tell a dental joke! Your dentist loves dental jokes and will be happy to hear some while you’re in the dental chair. To help you, we are… Read more »

Dentistry Topics for Beginners: Dental Bonding

How is your holiday season been going along so far? Are you making sure to exercise caution with oral health ailments to prevent damage or injury from occurring? If any damage or injury should occur, it is important to have it treated immediately. If you have suffered surface damage to your teeth, visit our office… Read more »

All You Need to Know About Composite and Amalgam Dental Fillings

If you’re about to repair a decayed tooth with a dental filling, then you are on your way to a strong and healthy tooth once again! After your appointment, your smile will be as good as new. To help you know more about the treatment your dentist, Dr. Robert Wagner, might use for your tooth,… Read more »

Dental Health Advice for the Cold & Flu Season

Cold and flu season is on its way. Health disorders like the cold and flu can actually influence your oral health. The bacteria or virus that caused your illness can spread to your mouth and weaken its defenses. Here’s what you can do to fight back: Vomiting causes acid to spread throughout your mouth and… Read more »

Oral Hygiene Pointers for Helping those with Physical Disabilities

Many people with disabilities are not able to care for their teeth and gums on their own. If you are a caregiver of such an individual, it can be difficult to figure out exactly how to help them brush, floss and visit the dentist in the smoothest way. Ultimate Smile Dental is delighted to give… Read more »

Is Invisalign® the Right Treatment Option for You?

At the practice of Ultimate Smile Dental, we are excited to offer the Invisalign® smile alignment system for our patients in Fort Lauderdale, Florida wanting a discreet orthodontic alternative to traditional braces with metal brackets and wires. Not only is Invisalign ideal for straightening crooked and crowded teeth, but it can help teeth with gaps… Read more »

What Causes Enamel Erosion?

Enamel erosion is a dental issue that can harm your smile more than you might realize. In fact, it can wear away your tooth enamel (the outer white layer of your teeth) and expose the underlying dentin. This can make the teeth vulnerable to bacteria and plaque, which could result in cavities. Some common symptoms… Read more »

What are the Dental Health Benefits of Breastfeeding?

Did you know that breastfeeding your child is not only helpful for your child’s health, but it can benefit their smile as well? Breast milk is a wonderful alternative to traditional drinks for children. Although there are sugars present in breast milk, it is at a much lower quantity than the amount present in most… Read more »