Coronavirus Announcement Now Offering Telehealth Consultations! COVID-19 Patient Screening Form

Dear Patients and Parents,

We are thrilled to announce the immediate availability of our secure telehealth video service! We now offer fully HIPAA-compliant video conferencing for our patients and friends that is:

Our new video chat service is completely safe and secure, fully protects the privacy of the patient, and works on Android and iOS, on PCs and Macs! The software is fully vetted and tested so that our patients and friends can rest assured that their protected health information will remain private and secure. All you need to have is a computer, tablet or smartphone with Web Cam and audio capabilities and a good internet connection! We are now scheduling appointments for new and established patients to video chat directly with the dentist to review your existing treatment plans and/or answer any of your dental need questions. Patients may schedule video chat appointments by calling our office and speaking with our staff available during business hours Monday through Friday.

Sincerely,
W. Roger Long, DDS, PA
Bethany T. Wierzbicki, DMD, MBA

Adriana Albite, DMD

W. Roger Long, DDS

Bethany Wierzbicki, DMD, MBA

Life Hacks for Denture Wearers: Simple Tricks for Everyday Convenience

Vero Beach Dentures

Wearing dentures can be a life-changing experience, enhancing your ability to eat, speak, and smile with confidence. However, adapting to dentures requires some adjustments. Here are some practical life hacks to make your daily routine with Vero Beach dentures more convenient and comfortable. 

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Simple Tips for Everyday Convenience 

Optimal Adhesive Application 

Properly applying denture adhesive can improve comfort and stability. Instead of a continuous line, use small dots or strips. This will minimize the amount needed and prevent the adhesive from oozing out. Always follow the instructions on the adhesive packaging and avoid overuse to prevent buildup and discomfort. 

Overnight Soaking 

Soaking your dentures overnight is important for hygiene and maintaining their shape. Use a denture cleanser tablet in water to remove stains, plaque, and bacteria. This not only ensures your dentures are clean but also prevents them from drying out and becoming brittle. 

Keep Denture Supplies Handy 

Create a dedicated denture care kit. Include a soft-bristled brush, denture cleanser, adhesive, and a storage case. Having everything in one place ensures that you won’t misplace items and can quickly and efficiently care for your dentures, whether at home or on the go. 

Regular Rinsing 

Rinse your dentures after eating to remove food particles and prevent staining. You can carry a small collapsible rinse cup for discreet denture cleaning throughout the day. Simply fill it with water and give your dentures a quick swish to remove food particles. 

Use a Soft-Bristled Brush 

A soft-bristled brush is essential for cleaning your dentures. Hard bristles can damage the surface, leading to scratches where bacteria can thrive. Brush gently to remove food particles and plaque without harming the dentures. 

Vero Beach Dentures soaked in water

Enjoy Your Vero Beach Dentures with Proper Care! 

Adopting these life hacks can make wearing dentures a more seamless and comfortable part of your daily routine. If you need assistance with adjustments or denture care, remember that Smooth Sailing Dental is here to support you every step of the way. Contact us today for an appointment!

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Coronavirus Announcement Now Offering Telehealth Consultations! COVID-19 Patient Screening Form

Dear Patients and Parents,

We are thrilled to announce the immediate availability of our secure telehealth video service! We now offer fully HIPAA-compliant video conferencing for our patients and friends that is:

Our new video chat service is completely safe and secure, fully protects the privacy of the patient, and works on Android and iOS, on PCs and Macs! The software is fully vetted and tested so that our patients and friends can rest assured that their protected health information will remain private and secure. All you need to have is a computer, tablet or smartphone with Web Cam and audio capabilities and a good internet connection! We are now scheduling appointments for new and established patients to video chat directly with the dentist to review your existing treatment plans and/or answer any of your dental need questions. Patients may schedule video chat appointments by calling our office and speaking with our staff available during business hours Monday through Friday.

Sincerely,
W. Roger Long, DDS, PA
Bethany T. Wierzbicki, DMD, MBA