There are some things that we all know we should do, but many of us still just don’t — like get a full 8 hours of sleep each night or exercising for half an hour daily. For most people, visiting the dentist twice annually goes on that list, too. If it’s been awhile since you last saw your dentist in Marlton, though, you’re missing out on care that can go far to protect your oral and overall health. Keep reading to find out why twice-annual checkups and cleanings should be a priority in 2018!
Kristin Petulla DDS' Blog
March 7, 2018
February 9, 2018
The word ‘restoration’ denotes a fresh, new start. It speaks to something that once was in a functional state that fell somehow but is given a new lease – a rejuvenating breath of fresh air. When applied to your oral health, the same ethos applies, and one common type of restoration is a dental filling. In this brief offering, your oral expert will explain a particular type – composite fillings in Marlton – and will also inform you of the warning signs to be on the lookout for.
January 5, 2018
One of the pillars of excellent oral health is the semi-annual dental visit where you’ll get a thorough cleaning and examination. An added benefit, though, is the chance you’ll have to interact with your dental hygienist, allowing you to ask the questions that you’ve been pondering between visits. Given the importance of you leaving your appointment with the best opportunity to maximize your oral care, your dentist in Marlton weighs in on why taking an active role in your dental health is so important and what questions to ask your hygienist before leaving the office.
December 4, 2017
Do you feel like you live in a world where everyone has a perfect smile except you? It’s easy to feel that way since everywhere you look there’s an even, straight set of pearly whites looking back at you. If you’ve given up on your dream of joining the “Straight Teeth Club” because you simply don’t want to spend the time and money on braces, you may not know that there’s a faster, easier way! A cosmetic dentist in Marlton discusses how porcelain veneers are a wonderful solution to a variety of cosmetic flaws and can restore not only your smile, but your confidence as well.
November 8, 2017
Your smile is one of the first things that other people notice about you. They might glance at your hair, your face, and your clothes, but when your lips curl upward and your personality starts to shine, that’s when they really start to like you. But what if your teeth aren’t as white as you would like them to be? You might hold back from smiling. At the same time, though, you might hesitate to get your teeth whitened because you’ve heard rumors that it isn’t good for your oral health. Your dentist is here to talk about teeth whitening in Marlton and all its benefits and risks.
October 30, 2017
If you have dental insurance, count yourself among the fortunate. It’s a wonderful resource that can help you afford the dental treatments that help you smile big for a lifetime. But there is a small catch — if you’ve still got remaining benefits for 2017, they will be forfeited with the start of the new year! Your dentist in Marlton is waiting to help you maximize on your investment in your oral health — keep reading to find out how.
September 30, 2017
A smile is a powerful thing. While some of the particulars may vary from country to country, including how often we smile and what makes us do it, the meaning is the same across cultures. What if we told you science can tell whether your smile is genuine or not? It can — but even if you’re not in love with your smile enough to flash a tried-and-true grin at all times, cosmetic dentistry in Marlton can help!
August 18, 2017
Whether you’re new in town or simply aren’t happy with your current dentist, you, like many others in your community, now find yourself looking for a dentist in Marlton. You’re certainly not lacking in choice, and that’s the problem…How can you be certain that you’re choosing the perfect dentist for you and your family? You simply don’t have time to look at every single search result. Today, we’re going to make this whole process A LOT simpler for you: here are 4 easy tips to help you quickly find the right dentist for you. (more…)