MOST OF US find ourselves craving something sweet every once in a while—or perhaps more often than that! Unfortunately, as good as sweet treats taste, they can have a big impact on our dental health. Sugar And Your Teeth There are many ways that sugar is bad for our overall health, but it’s also specifically bad […]
There is a law of nature that “function follows form.” It’s a saying that means that how something looks actually determines how it works. For example, you may own many screwdrivers of different sizes and shapes (form) to loosen all different kinds of screws (function). Think of a watering can with a long spout that’s […]
WE’VE ALL HEARD that if we want healthy teeth, we should brush twice a day, floss once a day, and schedule regular dental cleaning appointments twice a year. Definitely keep doing those things, but if you want to step up your oral health game, here are a few easy ways to do that. Replace Your Toothbrush […]
It’s no secret that Gilbert residents are careful about how they choose medical professionals for their family, but sometimes it’s not easy to find everything you want in a dentist. We at Stone Ridge Dental understand that choosing a dentist is no small feat, so we’ve put together this guide to picking a dentist for […]
What is Gum Disease? The short answer: Gum disease is a common gum infection that can become very problematic, but you can prevent it! The long answer: All over your body, tissues have a self-defense mechanism called “inflammation.” When bacteria build up in your mouth, your gum tissue will inflame to try and kill it. […]
HAVE YOUR TEETH ever felt extra sensitive after a swim at the pool? That’s no coincidence, although it can take quite a lot of swimming before the effects become noticeable. What is it about the water in swimming pools that damages teeth? Chlorine: Good For Sanitation, Bad For Teeth That’s right: the same chemical that kills […]
Dr. Saydyk talks about cracked teeth and discusses how it happens and its treatment.
September and October were very busy months at Stoneridge Dental! Dr. Saydyk was asked to teach a class on the implementation of oral appliances in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in the dental office to the Arizona Academy of General Dentistry. September and October were very busy months at Stoneridge Dental! Dr. Saydyk was […]
Dr. Saydyk discusses the issues surrounding flossing and the governments change in it’s recommendations.
On this Friday Video Blog Dr. Saydyk talks about reasons to straighten teeth and some of the new technology available to help hide the braces and speed up treatment.