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Be Prepared This Summer!

Summer is the time for a relaxing vacation with family and friends, whether it be at the beach, a new city, or somewhere outdoors. But being away from home means you’re also away from us at Crossroads Dental Arts! While you can’t prevent a dental emergency from happening while you’re away, here are some must-have […]

Excuses, Excuses

We hear it all the time. “I’ve been meaning to schedule my dental appointment, but it keeps slipping my mind.” We get lots of excuses about not scheduling appointments at the dentist, and here are our thoughts on the most common ones. Excuse #1: Going to the dentist is expensive. While quality health care can […]

One Tool for Better Gum Health

Loose teeth, bad breath, and painful, bloody gums – these are among the signs and symptoms of periodontal, or gum, disease. Unfortunately, periodontal disease can also begin without any obvious symptoms. If left undiagnosed or untreated, you could be at risk for irreparable damage to your teeth and gums. The good news is that periodontal […]

Fix Your Bad Breath For Good

It’s probably safe to assume that you don’t want the first thing people notice about you to be your bad breath. In fact, depending on the frequency and severity of the odor, bad breath could be hurting you professionally and relationally. There are some obvious causes of bad breath, including foods with strong smells, illness, […]

Oral Cancer Risk Factors

During a comprehensive dental examination, our team will look for signs of oral cancer. Early detection is key with oral cancer. If caught early, most forms of oral cancer are treatable. Our dental team is trained and educated to identify oral cancer. Everyone is susceptible to the disease, but some groups of people are at […]

Oral Hygiene and Heart Disease

The human body is a network of interconnected systems and organs. Unfortunately, issues that impact one particular area of your body can also effect the health and function of other areas. Recently, studies have highlighted evidence for links between gum disease and heart disease. While the exact nature of the connection is still being researched, […]

Dentist Owings Mills | 5 Interesting Dental Facts

Cosmetic Dentist in Owings Mills, MD Did you know your oral health can impact your overall health? We’ve compiled a list of 5 tidbits about your teeth and oral health. Say Cheese Cheese has been found to promote dental health by helping prevent tooth decay. The calcium and phosphorus found in cheese help neutralizes acid […]

BAD BREATH, A Topic That Can’t Be Ignored!

Dentist in Owings Mills MD Bad breath can be socially debilitating. If we haven’t experienced it ourselves, we all know someone with it. It can be a very embarrassing condition. What’s important to know is that bad breath should be addressed as it can be a symptom of a health problem. There are several causes […]