Ask Scott W. Arndt, DDS


Frequently Asked Questions

Scott W. Arndt, DDS writes an article every week for the North Ridgeville Press and Light Newspaper called "Ask Dr. Arndt".  Below are some of the most frequently asked questions patients have about dentistry and oral health issues.  If you have any other questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, Center Ridge Dental Professionals would love to hear from you.

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Q: Do I need to see a dentist if my mouth feels fine and my teeth look great?

Q: I want to start the New Year off right for my dental health. What should i do?

Q: As an adult, am I less likely to have dental problems than when I was younger?

Q: What is the process for proper flossing?

Q: What is the process for proper brushing?

Q: What is the benefit of Tooth Colored Restorations?

Q: How does an All-Porcelain Crown solve the problem of a dark blue line at the gumline?

Q: What is the problem with postponing treatment?

Q: What do I need to know about toothpaste?

Q: How often should a person have dental x-rays taken?

Q: Lately my teeth have been sensitive to cold. What could this be?

Q: What should I do if I knock out a tooth?

Q: Are there special things i should know about my kids' oral health?

Q: What, if any, impact does chewing tobacco have on teeth?

Q: Do you have any suggestions for the care of dentures?

Q: What is a prosthodontist?

Q: Is there a connection between gum disease and blood clots?

Q: What can i expect after a tooth extraction?

Q: What's good treatment for a burn in the mouth?

Q: Is a powered toothbrush better than manual a brush?

Q: What are the common misconceptions about dentures?

Q: The athlete in our family is our daughter. Only boys need mouth guards, right?

Q: What is an oral irrigating device?

Q: Should expectant mothers take any special precautions with their teeth?

Q: What is trismus?

Q: Are dental implants really a practical option for a person missing teeth?