Treating Sensitive Teeth is Essential to Your Oral Health

Did you know your sensitive teeth could be sending you a warning signal? Thousands of people suffer from sensitive teeth unaware their oral health is trying to communicate with them. Sensitive teeth are a warning sign something is wrong, and it is time to visit your dentist. Our dentist, Dr.... Read more »

Think You Have a Cavity? Here Are the Symptoms Involved

If you think you have a cavity in one or more teeth, then it’s important to call our office and schedule an appointment with our dentist, Dr. Mark Ranzinger. However, that might be a tough task if you’re not sure which signs tell of a cavity. So, our dental team... Read more »

Ways to Floss Your Teeth

Do you have something stuck in your teeth, but can’t seem to get it out? Are you using the right dental floss for your teeth? Many people may not realize that not all dental floss tools are the same. There are various kinds, which is why our dentist, Dr. Mark... Read more »

Educate Yourself About Cold and Flu Season

Are you prepared to take care of your smile during cold and flu season? Have you ever thought about any treatment plans to have in place so that you can continue to take care of your teeth and gums, even when your body has diminished energy levels? If that is... Read more »

Fluoride: The Sources and Benefits

Many dental professions have performed research on fluoride and found that, when exposed to your teeth in proper amounts, it can improve the quality of your tooth enamel. Fluoride is a natural substance that is found in sources such as some water and fluoridated dental products. Many patients drink fluoridated... Read more »

Teeth with Tobacco Stains Can Be Professionally Whitened

If you have tooth decay, then come in to fight it right away! If left untreated, tooth decay can lead to more costly and painful conditions for your oral health. To talk to you about tooth decay, our dentist, Dr. Mark Ranzinger with Blakeney Dental in Charlotte, North Carolina, has... Read more »

Antiseptic Mouthwash Can Help Kill Bacteria After Flossing

Brushing your teeth twice each day and making a conscious effort to floss at least once per day is an essential component of maintaining a healthy mouth. Removing food particles, plaque, and sugar residue from your teeth through a consistent daily oral hygiene routine reduces the overall bacterial population of... Read more »

Chronic Dry Mouth Might Be Linked to a New Medication

The natural saliva production of your mouth plays an important role in the basic function of your mouth. Throughout the day it helps keep your mouth moist. When you eat a snack or a meal, saliva also helps to make your food easier to swallow. It’s also important to note... Read more »

Beautify Your Natural Smile With Dental Veneers

At Blakeney Dental, we can provide custom-made dental veneers for patients looking to enhance their smiles. These cosmetic shells are thin as wafers and designed to cover the front teeth so that you can enhance any unwanted cosmetic flaws affecting your smile. Dr. Mark Ranzinger offers dental veneers made from... Read more »

Dental Tips Vital to Oral Health on Tooth Hazard Treatments

  The more you do your pivot your oral health care in the right direction, the better your chance for your smile to thrive. This includes making the right decisions and ensuring your smile has the best chance of oral health care success. You should be making the right decisions... Read more »