Dental Health

How the Keto Diet Affects Your Oral Health

The keto diet is one of today’s trendiest diets. Many people find that this low-carb, high-fat plan permits them to eat more of what they enjoy. Lower carbohydrate consumption produces a state of ketosis, and rather than burning glucose for energy, the body burns fat instead.  This in turn can yield weight loss. Whether you’re considering the diet, or you’re…

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Brushing with Braces: 5 Tips

Braces are the most effective way to align crooked teeth and enhance your smile. They also come with a little extra maintenance than your typical oral hygiene routine. The brackets and archwires create spots that are difficult to reach with just a toothbrush. For patients new to braces, a few helpful tips can go a long way toward better oral…

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You Cracked Your Tooth! Now What?

The risk of cracking a tooth may not seem like an immediate concern. Most patients don’t give it a second thought until the damage is already done. It takes a lot to crack a tooth, right? As it turns out, cracked teeth are more common than most people realize—but just as painful as you’d expect! The dentists at Fioritto Family…

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