In today’s Koch Aesthetic Dentistry post, we share some fun facts about dentistry. Enjoy! Many dental patients are aware that before there was formal dental training and licensing, barbers often performed dental procedures. But did you know that blacksmiths also moonlighted as dentists?1 How would you like your dental visit to involve tools used to […]
If you are looking for an experienced family dentist in the Birmingham area, we invite you to visit Koch Aesthetic Dentistry in Birmingham. Our passionate team ensures that dental visits are pleasant and comfortable for our patients of all ages.
10. If you are looking for an excellent dentist in the Birmingham area, we invite you to schedule an appointment with Dr. J. Paul Koch at Koch Aesthetic Dentistry. At Koch Aesthetic Dentistry, we provide gentle, quality care for children and adults. Talk to us about preventative, restorative, cosmetic, or children’s dentistry. We look forward to serving you.
If your child is taking fluoride supplements, is an oral rinse redundant? Actually, no. Fluoride supplements help strengthen teeth that are still forming, but a fluoride rinse helps teeth that have already come in. Oral rinses containing fluoride can be purchased at any Mountain Brook, Birmingham, or Alabama grocery store. Make sure you buy one specifically formulated for children. Products labeled as a mouthwash are usually intended only for breath-freshening and may not contain fluoride.
I’m Dr. J. Paul Koch and I have a full-service dental practice in Birmingham. Helping my dental patients maintain optimal dental health is important to me, and so is helping them achieve the smile they want through cosmetic dentistry procedures such as veneers, teeth whitening and complete smile makeovers.
“My neighbor’s bad breath is scaring me.” Do you live in Birmingham, Alabama or nearby? Bad breath isn’t just a problem for careful brushers in Birmingham, Alabama. Your neighbors can spend all day brushing their teeth and still come out with bad breath. But why? I’m J. Paul Koch with Koch Aesthetic Dentistry. In business […]
When you go to your Alabama, Birmingham, or Alabama drugstore or supermarket looking for toothpaste, mouthwash, teeth whitener, or another oral care product, be sure that the product you choose carries the American Dental Association Seal of Acceptance.
As your Mountain Brook dentist, I can’t do much to stop canker sores or cold sores in your mouth. I can discuss the health of your mouth, and examine any causes that make your mouth sore. In some cases a change in the way you care for your mouth can reduce the chances of getting mouth sores. If you are in the Birmingham area, and would like to speak with a dental professional about mouth sores, give us a call at Koch Aesthetic Dentistry.
Most people in the Birmingham area between the ages of 12 and 95 need a dental checkup every six months. If you live in Birmingham and are at higher risk for oral diseases, you should have your teeth checked every four months, or at least three times a year.
Whoopi Goldberg talks about how neglecting her teeth created the need for gum surgery. She also discusses the link between oral health and your overall health and how visiting the dentist is critical.