Common Signs of Common Dental Problems

Maintaining good oral hygiene and attending your regular dental checkups are your best defense against dental problems. You’re the one who brushes, flosses, schedules your appointments, and you’re also likely to be the first one to notice the signs of dental problems that might crop up in between visits. Keep your eyes peeled for some […]

What If I Don’t Have Dental Insurance?

Concerns about medical care and insurance dominate our collective conscious these days. Every person has an opinion, and chances are they’re ready, and often all too willing, to tell you about it. Dental insurance coverage is usually overlooked in these national discussions but since oral health affects overall health, it certainly shouldn’t be left out! […]

The Basics About Botox

Looking younger and attaining a perfect smile has never been easier thanks to all of the treatment options available today. Besides the different cosmetic dental services available, many dentists are also starting to provide Botox treatment. In fact, at Middletown Commons Family Dental, Dr. Ward is certified for both cosmetic and therapeutic Botox by the […]

What Do I Do If I Have a Dental Emergency Abroad?

You’re traveling abroad, having the time of your life, and then suddenly it starts to rain on your parade: you have a dental emergency, far from home and your regular dentist — it’s a traveler’s nightmare! Don’t let a toothache, or any other dental emergency, ruin your trip. Here’s how to handle a dental emergency […]

How Preventative Dentistry Can Save You Money in the Long Run

Some people might avoid visiting the dentist at all costs. They forego regular checkups, cleanings, and X-rays, and they only come in when they’re in pain or something serious happens. While they think they’re cutting dental expenses, all they’ve really done is put it off for a time and maybe even run up more costly […]