Aid Your Overall Health with Great Dental Care

Did you know some dental problems have been found to be in relation to certain health issues? Unfortunately, some dental issues are linked to major health issues that can affect major organs in your body. This is why your dentist, Dr. Ben Taylor, and our dental professionals here in Louisville,... Read more »

Oral Health ABCs: Dental Sealants

Fall has come around once again. As the fall season transitions into full swing is important to begin taking care of your teeth and your child's teeth. Although you should already be brushing twice daily and flossing once daily, consider the benefits of additional oral health care treatments to protect... Read more »

Tips for Healthy Dental Hygiene

Were you aware flossing and brushing your teeth can improve your oral health? Dental health care is important not only because having putrid breath is embarrassing, but also because weak oral health can cause grave conditions. To help you know more about your dental health, the team at First Care... Read more »

Dental Attrition Problems Need Treatment from a Dentist

Minor deviations in the alignment of your teeth that went uncorrected in your younger years can have a significant impact later in life. As the years go by some of the surfaces of your teeth can start to rub together at an unhealthy angle. This can eventually start to wear... Read more »

Know the Symptoms of Teeth Grinding

Do you grind your teeth at night or even during the day? You may be experiencing teeth grinding, also commonly known as bruxism, whether it’s in the form of anxiety, an abnormal or crooked bite, stress in your daily life, a sleep disorder, or a habit. Bruxism symptoms include: -... Read more »

All About Tooth Extractions

In some instances, an extraction may be needed if a tooth has been irreparably damaged from trauma or decay, or room is needed for other teeth. The time may come that you may have to protect your smile with a tooth extraction. To learn more about extraction recovery, please read... Read more »

Talk With Us About Whitening Your Teeth

Everyone wants a dazzling smile. But life happens. Our teeth change color as we get older. It may be from age, an injury, or the food or drinks we consume. Your smile may be dimming because tobacco use. If you look in the mirror and your smile is a not... Read more »

Safety Tips for TMJ Damage Prevention

Have you ever wondered why your mouth isn’t fully opening and closing and what could be the cause of it? In most cases, it is the result of damaged temporomandibular joints, referred to as TMJs, in your jaw.  If they are damaged, a TMJ disorder occurs. Here are some safety... Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Help Tobacco Users Reduce the Appearance of Dental Stains

Regular tobacco use introduces tar and other chemicals to your mouth that can cause potent dental stains. Abstaining from tobacco is the best method for preventing further dental stains and reducing your chances of suffer health problems. If you are uncomfortable with quitting tobacco use, yet you want a whiter... Read more »

Fight Off Gum Disease with Daily Flossing

Have you thought about fighting off gum disease with dental floss? If not, then we have good news for you! If you suffer from gum disease or need to have a cleaner or fresher smile, then flossing can help you in many ways. In fact, to help you learn more... Read more »