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Why Drinking Water Is Good For Oral Health

The many benefits of water are widely known, especially when it comes to our bodies. There is no drink better! It keeps our cells hydrated, which keeps our skin glowing and organs functioning at high levels. Our bodies are even 60% water themselves! Staying hydrated helps us in many ways including getting rid of waste, promoting skin elasticity, and keeping muscles healthy and moving.   But water is not just great for your body; it's also great for your oral health. Here at ... Read More
Posted by Scott Edwards at Thursday, October 26, 2017 | 0 comments

Cosmetic Dentistry 101

When it comes to keeping your mouth healthy, you can’t beat the services of a skilled, experienced dentist. But many people don’t realize that making your smile look good is also something your dentist’s office can provide. Cosmetic dentistry is a growing field, one that continues to increase in popularity with patients as more and more adults look for ways to enhance their smile by brightening, shaping, or straightening their teeth.   Here at Scott Edwards DDS,... Read More
Posted by Scott Edwards at Thursday, September 28, 2017 | 0 comments

Are Veneers the Right Choice for You?

It’s summer in Memphis, and that means going out and enjoying the sun, taking vacations with friends and family and taking photos of those fun summer moments. Are you someone that keeps your mouth closed because you feel a little embarrassed about what is behind it? That's ok, many of us do the same thing. But Scott Edwards Cosmetic and Family Dentistry does not want you to feel self-conscious when you are supposed to be enjoying your time on holiday. Having that extra... Read More
Posted by Scott Edwards at Sunday, August 27, 2017 | 0 comments

Your Guide To Invisalign

With the ever increasing popularity of Invisalign, you’ve probably at least heard of it by now. Over 1 million people around the world have used the clear aligner system to achieve a straighter smile, and Dr. Edwards is proud to offer Invisalign to qualifying patients, but how much do you actually know about the process? Let’s take a look at the basics first.   The Invisalign system offers the same great results of traditional metal braces, but by using a... Read More
Posted by Scott Edwards at Monday, July 24, 2017 | 0 comments

How Does Sugar Affect Oral Health?

  We all love things like cake and ice cream, and while it always makes our taste buds happy, there are probably not that many of us that thinking about how those foods can cause tooth decay and gum disease. When it does cross our minds, we typically believe that it’s the sugar that causes tooth decay, but it might surprise you to know it’s a chain reaction that takes place after you eat that piece of pie. Once your enamel is gone, it’s gone forever, so it’s... Read More
Posted by Scott Edwards at Thursday, June 15, 2017 | 0 comments

Caring For Your Gums

  From the time we are old enough to hold a toothbrush in our hand, we are taught how to brush, floss, and care for our teeth. We were warned about cavities that can result from too much candy and sugar, and we even learned that brushing our teeth prevents bad breath and rotting teeth. While maintaining a brushing and flossing routine for your teeth from an early age onward is detrimental to your overall dental hygiene, we sometimes fail to treat our gums with the care and attention... Read More
Posted by Scott Edwards at Tuesday, April 18, 2017 | 0 comments

How To Brush Your Teeth!

Most of us feel like we master the art of brushing our teeth before we even begin kindergarten. But we would all be mistaken! As simple a task as it seems, it turns out that very few of us actually brush our teeth as well as we could, and should. Thankfully, where there are mistakes, there are ways to fix them, and Dr. Scott Edwards is here to tell you how!   1. Choose wisely.   I know that there are an almost endless supply of toothbrushes to choose from, so where... Read More
Posted by Scott Edwards at Monday, March 20, 2017 | 0 comments

Finding a Cosmetic Dentist in East Memphis

With cosmetic dentistry increasing in popularity, finding a qualified cosmetic dentist requires careful consideration. There are a growing number of dentists offering cosmetic dentistry, with a variety of procedures to choose from. Here in Memphis , we are seeing more and more patients seeking a skilled provider to enhance their smile. Since there is no referral system in place or insurance administrator to assist with the selection process, the choices available can sometimes... Read More
Posted by Scott Edwards at Monday, March 13, 2017 | 0 comments

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Memphis, TN 38119
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