At Koch Aesthetic Dentistry – The Dental Spa, each dental professional on our team helps us operate smoothly and provide a high standard of care. Today’s post will focus on the duties of a dental assistant. You probably think of the dental assistant as: “The one who attaches the bib around my neck,” and you are […]
Many Birmingham children and adults have chosen orthodontia to straighten crooked teeth. 5 ways crooked teeth can impact a child When children have crooked teeth it can cause: Impaired speech development Difficulty eating a healthy diet Digestive problems Difficulty keeping teeth clean Lower self-esteem 8 ways crooked teeth can affect an adult Adults with crooked […]
If you’ve had a lot of cosmetic dental work, there’s a chance you’ll eventually have a problem with a dental crown. Crowns may come off while brushing, flossing, or even simply eating. If this happens to you, don’t stress! Here is what to do if your crown comes off. There are three steps: 1. First […]
Some growing mouths develop bite problems. 7 Ways Bite Abnormalities Can Harm Your Child Jaw alignment issues can cause a range of dilemmas for kids. They can hurt! They can make it difficult to eat a nutritious diet because they curb proper chewing and swallowing They can delay or prevent normal speech development They increase the […]
Are you worried about seeing us at Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham? Are you apathetic about discussing your smile? Settling into the reality of what you are prepared to discuss is the first step to relief. 1. Talk To Us: Whether you want to have porcelain veneers or dental implants, call now to schedule a […]
When we are young, we feel invincible. We think we will live forever, and we know more than our parents. As we age, we soon discover that invincibility fades, forever isn’t as long as we thought, and we begin to appreciate the collective wisdom of those who have gone before us. Since you have probably […]
Koch Aesthetic Dentistry is proud to serve not only Birmingham but the greater Birmingham area. Our staff constitutes proud members of the community we serve. Not only are we are proud to offer outstanding service to Birmingham, Alabama, but we are happy to serve our patients in Birmingham, Alabama, Mountain Brook, and Birmingham. It’s worth […]
Many folks in our Birmingham community experience dry mouth occasionally. Some develop dry mouth in social situations or when they are under a lot of stress. Sporadic or infrequent dry mouth is usually not a problem. Constant dry mouth, or xerostomia, is not only irritating, it can lead to severe health problems.
Your Birmingham or Mountain Brook, Alabama, dental practice would be a very different place if it weren’t for the competent dental assistants who work there. Today in the Birmingham, Alabama dental blog, we would like to highlight the importance of these hard workers who are often taken for granted.
Most Alabama people probably know how a pediatric dentist differs from an orthodontist. Some Birmingham dental patients may even know the unique focus of endodontists. But few Alabama residents probably know that the American Dental Association recognizes nine dental specialties.