5500 Highway 49 South, Suite 500 Harrisburg, NC 28075 | 704.455.5003
5500 Highway 49 South
Suite 500 Harrisburg, NC 28075
704.455.5003

Dental Patient Education

"We Provide The Facts So You Can Make The Best Choice For Your Oral Health"

Healthy Oral Habits for Kids

2019-03-26T18:55:33+00:00

Associating dental hygiene with positive experiences from a young age encourages good oral care throughout one’s life. For our youngest patients, our pediatric dentists in Harrisburg NC at Icard & Strein Family Dentistry do our best to assuage fears and make cleaning our teeth fun and interactive.The following guidelines detail the various dental stages of [...]

Healthy Oral Habits for Kids 2019-03-26T18:55:33+00:00

Flossing The Right Way

2019-03-26T19:39:50+00:00

A large percentage of dental patients do not floss on a regular basis, according to a 2017 survey conducted by the American Dental Association (ADA) and Waterpik. Results showed that only 16% of adults floss daily. As much as we love our Icard & Strein Family Dentistry patients, we don’t want to see you [...]

Flossing The Right Way 2019-03-26T19:39:50+00:00

Professional Teeth Whitening

2019-03-26T19:30:24+00:00

Many Icard & Strein Family Dentistry patients inquire about the best options for teeth whitening. While a variety of options exist for at-home treatments, we always suggest professional whitening in-office. There is simply no better or more effective substitute for removing stains from teeth. The margin of error for at-home treatments is high and [...]

Professional Teeth Whitening 2019-03-26T19:30:24+00:00

Emergency Dentist in Harrisburg NC Service & Appointments

2019-01-17T20:10:08+00:00

What does an emergency dentist do? An emergency dentist is a Doctor of Dentistry who sees patients that require immediate attention. If you are experiencing a dental emergency and wind up at the emergency room of a hospital you may find that there is not much that a medical doctor is [...]

Emergency Dentist in Harrisburg NC Service & Appointments 2019-01-17T20:10:08+00:00

Tooth Sensitivity After Filling

2019-01-17T20:10:21+00:00

Why you may be experiencing pain after a tooth filling Patients who undergo a tooth filling procedure must do so to correct an enlarged cavity. The procedure is conducted in Pediatric dentistry often due to lack of good oral hygiene practices. In conducting a tooth filling procedure, Drs. Icard or Strein will [...]

Tooth Sensitivity After Filling 2019-01-17T20:10:21+00:00

Vitamins For Oral Health

2019-03-26T19:23:46+00:00

From a young age, we learn about foods like sugar, soda, and acids that can damage our teeth and are taught to avoid those foods. How about the foods that are good for our teeth and promote healthy mouths? Fortunately, eating for healthy teeth and gums is quite easy, and many of [...]

Vitamins For Oral Health 2019-03-26T19:23:46+00:00

Toddler & Baby Dental Care: 7 Most Common Problems

2019-03-26T18:56:38+00:00

Toddler & Baby Dental Care Clarified Toddler and baby dental care is the area of Family Dentistry that garners the most questions at our Harrisburg dental practice. Teeth in this age range are so similar no matter the child’s background they often experience the same oral health issues. Unlike adults who’ve had their permanent [...]

Toddler & Baby Dental Care: 7 Most Common Problems 2019-03-26T18:56:38+00:00

Oral Bacteria and Your Health

2019-03-26T19:25:07+00:00

Before a dental procedure is performed, Drs. Icard or Strein, dentists in Harrisburg, may require you to undergo a round of antibiotic prophylaxis. Antibiotic prophylaxis is commonly used medications like amoxicillin. Practitioners use this approach to proactively prevent infection from occurring as a result of oral bacteria that already exists in [...]

Oral Bacteria and Your Health 2019-03-26T19:25:07+00:00

Toothache: Causes & Treatment

2019-03-26T18:58:06+00:00

Finding the source of a Toothache At the initial onset of a toothache, it’s important to find the cause so you can adequately address and eliminate the tooth pain. The pain could stem from the food you ate, an injury, an impacted wisdom tooth infection or a plethora of other causes. [...]

Toothache: Causes & Treatment 2019-03-26T18:58:06+00:00