Goodbye Cavities

With winter upon us, the common cold shows us why it’s aptly named. Rhinoviruses, responsible for many episodes of congestion, coughs, and sore throats, transmit through the population during every season. But research suggests that this virus replicates better at a temperature a few degrees below the body’s core temperature. Plus, people tend to share…

7 Signs Your Smile Needs Help

Categories: Oral Health

In 1952, a university research project examined baseball cards of Major League players. The researchers found that a player’s smile suggested how long he’d live. Players who didn’t smile in their photos lived an average of nearly 73 years, while smiling players lived an average of almost 80 years! A healthy mouth adds value to…

Oral Bacteria: We Are Not Alone

Oral Health, Preventive Care The jury’s still out on the count, but up to 700 types of bacteria call your mouth their home. About 20 billion of these organisms linger on teeth, in your saliva, and on the lining of your mouth at any given time. In dramatic fashion, they’re able to double their population…

What’s Behind Bad Breath?

Oral Health, Bad Breath Some topics are a little hard to broach, especially if we feel ashamed or embarrassed. Bad breath can be that way. It leaves us ignoring a social issue that’s easily eliminated with the right approach. Or we might try masking our breath with tricks that encourage more problems to develop. Understanding…

How Can Mini Dental Implants Help Your Smile?

Categories: Dental Implants
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I’m Timothy Kitzmiller of Timothy J Kitzmiller DDS in Milford. Today’s topic is mini dental implants, sometimes called ‘immediate implants’. Though they are not as well known as traditional dental implants, mini implants are also being used successfully in the Milford area to improve smiles. Like their larger-diameter counterparts, mini implants can support a restoration…

Dental Confidence Or Caution In Ohio?

Categories: General Dentistry
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Whether you are one of the Milford folks who goes willingly for your check-up, or if you are hesitant about getting dental work done, Timothy J Kitzmiller DDS has opened its doors to smiling patients since 1988. We give straightforward answers about the cost of dental implants, the price for a crown, and the average…

Dental Crowns At Timothy J Kitzmiller DDS In Milford

Categories: Dental Procedures
Dental Crowns at Timothy J Kitzmiller DDS in Milford

Dental crowns have been used in dentistry for over 2000 years. There is evidence that the Etruscans experimented with crowns on teeth using ivory and bone as early as 700 B.C. By 200 A.D., they began using gold crowns to construct artificial teeth. Ancient Egyptians fashioned tooth replacements out of seashells and then hammered them…

Does Whitening Toothpaste Work?

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
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Are yellowing teeth getting you down? If so, you are not alone! Some of the most common concerns of Cincinnati, Loveland, and Montgomery dental patients pertain to cosmetic dentistry procedures like teeth whitening. Because many dental products such as toothpastes and mouthwashes say they can beautify your teeth, it’s natural to reflect on changing your…

Veneers Explained For Cincinnati Dental Patients

Categories: Dental Procedures
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Hello! We are so glad you came to the Milford dental health blog. This is the place where we take the time to answer some of the questions cosmetic dentistry patients in the Cincinnati area are curious about. Today we are discussing veneers. You may have heard the word veneer used in conjunction with cosmetic…

Timothy J Kitzmiller DDS Treatment For Sensitive Teeth

Categories: Oral Health
Montgomery cosmetic dental and tooth implants

For those of you in the Cincinnati area who feel pain when you sip your morning coffee or who cringe each time you brush or floss, Timothy J Kitzmiller DDS is here for you. Doctor Timothy Kitzmiller has been treating this common problem since 1988. The first line of defense against tooth sensitivity is proper…