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Category Archives: General Dentistry

Baby Talk (About Oral Health)

Published on September 18, 2020

Taking care of an infant can be exciting, exhausting, and confusing. (All within the space of an hour.) You worry about your child’s safety. “Did I cover all the outlets?” “Are the medicines locked away?” You worry about your baby’s

Tonsil Questions?

Published on September 11, 2020

Today in the Kernagis Dental Excellence dental blog, we are going to consider the two lumps of soft tissue in the back of the throat—the tonsils. Your tonsils sit at the base of the tongue, one on each side. They

Wear A Crown In Tampa

Published on September 4, 2020

Some Tampa residents who have a weak or broken tooth may want to research dental crowns as a solution to improve their smile and overall oral health. A crown is really a cap or covering that is tooth-shaped and when

5 Ways To Prevent A Cracked Tooth

Published on August 28, 2020

Cracked teeth can be painful, unattractive, and costly to repair. Today’s post in the Kernagis Dental Excellence dental blog contains an easy-to-follow list of tips to keep your teeth whole and strong. 1. Don’t chew on hard substances. Mind-blowing, right?

Poor Quality Sleep is Linked to Weight Gain

Published on August 21, 2020

Did you know that poor quality sleep can affect your ability to maintain a healthy weight? There is a direct connection between weight, health, and quality of sleep. Changes in Brain Chemistry The National Institutes of Health (NIH) reported on a study

Treatment For Stress-Induced Jaw Pain

Published on July 31, 2020

Everyday dilemmas cause some men and women to respond by clenching their jaw or grinding their teeth. Daily commuting, work problems, or an overpacked schedule are some frequent culprits. Teeth grinding and jaw clenching can cause or complicate a painful

Gum Health Affects Risk Of Type 2 Diabetes

Published on June 12, 2020

At Kernagis Dental Excellence, we are concerned not only with the condition of your mouth but also with how it influences your complete physical health and general well-being. Today’s post looks at the connection between diabetes and oral health and

Unexpected Stress? Don’t Forget Your Smile

Published on April 24, 2020

When you suddenly have to juggle extra balls, some are bound to get dropped. Perhaps you are going through a divorce or became the caregiver for an ailing parent. Perhaps you took on a second job or started night school

Aching Jaw?

Published on April 17, 2020

Hi. I’m Dr. Richard Kernagis, and today in the Tampa dentist blog, I want to look at some of the conditions that may result in jaw pain. Jaw pain may be caused by sinusitis. Sinusitis is the inflammation of the

Healthy Baby Teeth For Toddlers

Published on March 27, 2020

Though we don’t often think about it, toddlers as young as 9 or 10 months of age can be infected with cavity producing bacteria, which can cause tooth decay. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that almost

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