Spring is in the air… finally! Time to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors. Also enjoying the outdoors are ticks, which can transmit Lyme disease. Unfortunately, Ohio’s tick population has significantly risen, thereby increasing the number of Lyme disease cases in the state. The symptoms of this disease are varied and do include some dental health conditions. Read on for a basic understanding of the connection between Lyme disease and teeth from your Reynoldsburg dentist.
May 24, 2018
June 10, 2017
Is there a man in your life? Husbands, fathers, brothers, sons, friends—we all know at least one, which means that we probably know someone who has neglected his health in some way or another. Men are notorious for not paying close attention to their health. Well, June is Men’s Health Month, and June 12 to 18 is Men’s Health Week. Aside from wearing blue, what can you do to help your men stay healthy? Send them to Reynoldsburg dentist Dr. Walt Mick! In honor of Men’s Health Month, read on to learn about oral health concerns and how your dentist can help to ensure overall health.
January 23, 2017
The signs of aging are many and difficult to miss: a few gray hairs, a sore knee (or two), a digestive system that is, um, more delicate than years past, reading glasses in every room of the house, and the list goes on and on. One sign, however, that is often hard to notice are crown crazes. These are hairline cracks in tooth enamel. Although they may not need immediate attention, be glad you have Reynoldsburg dentist Dr. Walt Mick to monitor your crown crazes for when a dental crown may be required.
October 18, 2016
October is National Dental Hygiene Month, so now is the time to review some of the basics about how you can best care for your oral and dental health. Did you know that your teeth take up less than half of the space in your mouth? It’s true, which means that while brushing is always a good thing, it shouldn’t be the only thing you do to make sure your mouth is healthy. Reynoldsburg dentist Dr. Walt Mick and his team at Mick Family Dental Care want to share some tips on how you can practice effective dental hygiene every month.