Well, if you’re reading this you have already made it through teething, but the same cannot be said for a newborn. We at Northside Family Dentistry care about the health of our Crossville patients and that’s why we want to provide you with useful knowledge about how to care for a baby that needs teething relief. It’s […]
Everybody knows that they should floss every day. But it just doesn’t always happen that way, does it? We know that flossing is harder than brushing for a number of reasons, but we also know how important it is to your oral health. Dr. Johnny Shanks wants all of our patients to floss every day, and […]
We get it. Oral hygiene is probably not something that you find yourself talking to your buddies about on the weekends. You probably don’t watch YouTube videos of teeth cleanings. That’s why Northside Family Dentistry is here to offer you only the information that you really need to know to keep both your mouth and body […]
Everybody knows that morning breath, or halitosis, is particularly awful. Maybe your spouse, partner, or some other member of your family has informed you that your mouth is toxic in the AM. It is likely that you have noticed it yourself! Either way, Northside Family Dentistry wants to bring an end to this suffering! There is […]
Sometimes we forget how much peril everyday life puts our teeth in. Taking a bite out of a fresh apple, playing pretty much any sport, chewing ice, or just a healthy dose of clumsiness can result in a chipped, broken, knocked out, or loose tooth. Dr. Johnny Shanks is a trained emergency dentist and we at Northside […]
Why Do My Teeth Need To Be Aligned? The only reason people get braces is to improve their smile, right? Wrong! Occlusion, or the alignment of your teeth, is a crucial factor in the health and functionality of your entire mouth. It may not seem like anything more than a cosmetic issue, but malocclusion (misaligned […]
You might not even know it, but you probably have gum disease. 3 out of 4 people do! But, the good news is that it is easily treatable, especially when caught in its early stages. Northside Family Dentistry can help you get a happy, healthy mouth with simple treatments such as frequent cleanings and antibiotics. […]
It’s easy to protect yourself from things you know will stain your teeth, but what about those mysterious offenders you didn’t even know are turning your pearly whites into dull yellows? It is not uncommon for Crossville residents to have stained teeth, but we at Northside Family Dentistry are going to give you the information on teeth […]
Why do I have cavities? It’s the word that people fear when they go to the dentist for their check-ups: Cavities. You brush twice a day and floss so why did your dentist give you a failing grade on the big oral health test? Here’s an interesting fact many in Crossville don’t know: cavities are a […]
You have probably heard of diabetes, but did you know that it affects more than seven million people and they aren’t even aware of it? According to the American Diabetes Association, three people will be diagnosed with diabetes during the minute it takes to read this paragraph. If diabetes hasn’t touched your life, you may […]
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