N63 W23401 Main Street, Sussex, WI 53089 button for Pin2 Sussex 053118
(262) 246-6806 button for Call2 Sussex 053118

Sussex, WI Dental Office
Dear Sussex Dental Patients and Families,
We hope this letter finds you and your family in good health and preparing to ease back into regular routines. We are ready to get back to work and see everyone’s smiles again! Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and while many things have changed, one thing has remained the same: our commitment to your safety.

We hope this letter finds you and your family in good health and preparing to ease back into regular routines. We are ready to get back to work and see everyone’s smiles again! Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and while many things have changed, one thing has remained the same: our commitment to your safety.

We wanted to take the time to update you on our office, its measured reopening, and the steps we are taking to ensure we do everything possible to keep our patients and our team healthy.

While our office has been closed, our doctors and team have spent significant time and effort deciding the best practices to resume dental care. Due to the nature of COVID-19 transmission, changes to the way we deliver care are necessary. The scientific information is continually changing, and we remain committed to staying as up-to-date as possible.


Read More


What Fiber Does to Your Teeth When You Chew It


Posted on 12/30/2018 by Hala Badawi
What Fiber Does to Your Teeth When You Chew ItMany people know that fiber helps with their digestive system, but few understand how fiber really heals with their teeth. Fiber actually has a number of different oral health benefits. What happens when you chew foods that are high in fiber, and why does this help your teeth?

Chew Fiber, Stop Tooth Decay

It may sound too good to be true, but simply by chewing foods that are high in fiber, you'll be helping your body fight tooth decay. Foods high in fiber often take more chewing than other foods. All of this chewing stimulates the production of saliva in the mouth. Saliva does more than just lubricate the mouth and throat. It actually helps clean the teeth and remove any stuck food particles. Saliva has natural antibacterial properties, too, so it helps fight and remove the bacteria that cling to your teeth.

Fiber Supplements Don't Cut It

While you definitely should take fiber supplements if you're not getting enough fiber in your diet, these supplements won't help your oral health. You don't have to chew pills, gummies, or powdered supplements, so they don't get your saliva production going. It's still a very good idea to take these supplements if you don't eat foods that are high in fiber, but you are losing one of the benefits those foods provide.

Other Reasons to Eat Foods High in Fiber

In addition to helping you fight cavities, eating foods that are high in fiber will help your hearth, your digestive system, and assist your body with regulating blood sugar levels. Some of these benefits come from soluble fiber, or the fiber that breaks down in water. Other benefits come from insoluble fiber. This means it's important to get both in your diet.

Of course, chewing foods high in fiber isn't going to make all of your cavities go away. You do still need to visit us every six months for a cleaning and check-up. Call today to schedule an appointment if you don't have one already on the calendar.
American Dental Association Logo
WDA Logo

(262) 246-6806

N63 W23401 Main Street, Sussex, WI 53089




Copyright © 2018-2021 Sussex Dental and WEO Media (Touchpoint Communications LLC). All rights reserved.  Sitemap | Links
Expert Tips & Tricks For Improving Your Dental Health | Blog
262-246-2232 - Read through our collection of blogs for the top tips to improve the health of your mouth, teeth, and gums. Learn what you can do today to make your dental health a priority.
Sussex Dental, N63 W23401 Main Street, Sussex WI 53089 • (262) 246-6806 • sussexdentalwi.com • 5/8/2021 • Tags: dentist Sussex WI • dentist Sussex WI •