Manual vs. Electric Toothbrush: Which Is Better?

Manual vs. Electric Toothbrush: Make the Switch for Better Oral Hygiene in 2022

You know the routine – brush and floss your teeth daily for improved oral health. But, do you know which toothbrush to use or which is better for your needs? Manual and electric or power toothbrushes are readily available at dental offices and in stores. For years, dentists have handed out manual toothbrushes following each […]

Use or Lose Your Dental Benefits in 2021

Use or Lose Your Dental Benefits in 2021

In a couple of weeks, 2021 is about to end as well as all the dental benefits for most of us. After the world has opened its doors after almost two years of a gloomy pandemic, using your dental benefits is probably not on your list. However, in a few weeks, you will also lose […]

Do Veneers Ruin Your Teeth?

Do Veneers Ruin Your Teeth?

Veneers are one of the cosmetic dental treatments that are becoming popular today. They provide an instant transformation which leads some patients to question if they are safe. In this post, we will discuss some frequently asked questions, such as do dental veneers ruin your teeth and the pros and cons of having them. Being […]

Cavities 101: Treatment, Cause, and Prevention

cavities 101: treatment, causes, and prevention

What Are Cavities? The term “cavity” is used to describe dental decay or dental caries because it describes the appearance of decay. A cavity is a hole or indentation, and decay in teeth eventually leads to erosion of the hard outer layer of the tooth.  Bacteria and Decay Bacteria live on and within the body […]

Bridges and Dentures: Cost, Differences, and Recommendations

Bridges and Dentures: Cost, Differences, and Recommendations

Bridges and Dentures The term “bridge” is frequently misunderstood and mistakenly associated with partial dentures. Despite the common confusion, there are distinct differences between the artificial tooth unique to bridges and the false teeth unique to whole and partial dentures.  Significant Differences Perhaps the most significant difference between bridges and dentures is the permanence of […]

An Ounce of Prevention: Cleanings, Cavities, and Fillings

An Ounce of Prevention: Cleanings, Cavities, and Fillings

Although the dentist’s office is often seen as a place to go when something has gone awry, dentistry is about far more than correcting issues with teeth. Dentistry’s goal is to give patients the confidence in their general health that comes from the pursuit of optimal oral health. Why is prevention so important in maintaining […]

Emergency Dental Services and Same-Day Crowns

Emergency Dental Services and Same-Day Crowns

Dental emergencies and same-day crowns often go hand in hand. Although not all dental emergencies lead to the placement of a dental crown, many dental issues are successfully resolved by affixing a dental crown to the top of a damaged or faulty tooth.  Does your current condition constitute a dental emergency?  To help you determine […]

Choosing Veneers for Your Smile Makeover

Choosing Veneers for Your Smile Makeover

Restorative and cosmetic dentistry offer plenty of options for anyone in need of a smile makeover. From crowns to teeth whitening and more, dentists have many tools at their disposal to help improve the appearance and function of teeth.  Veneers are one of the tools in the proverbial toolbelt of dental professionals and can correct […]

Available Resources in Hermitage, TN

the hermitage cabin in hermitage, TN

Hermitage, TN is home to beautiful scenery, rich history, and plenty of local resources and community events. If you are new to the area, or you are just interested in learning more, there are a host of resources available to make your visit or stay in Hermitage an enjoyable one. The Dental Bliss Hermitage team […]

Top 10 Things To Do In Hermitage, TN

top 10 things to do in Hermitage TN

Source Welcome to Hermitage! This Nashville, TN neighborhood is located in Davidson County. It is named in honor of former President Andrew Jackson’s home, The Hermitage. Once a rural, farming area, Hermitage is now a thriving area with retail stores and shops, restaurants, and residential developments. As dentists in Hermitage, TN, we encourage our patients […]