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Ritu R.

Rao Dentistry is a blog that brings dental topics to you in a light, non-technical and entertaining way. Most people donâ??t like going to the dentist. I know that. I also know that while most people donâ??t like the process, they want the end result: a healthy, beautiful smile and... Full Bio
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10 Easy, Cost-Effective Fixes For Common Dental Problems by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Do you freak out when you hear the words your dental treatment will cost you…….. ? Before you down an entire bottle of Tums, take a deep breath and read on. I ... Read on »
3 Red Flags That Your Teeth Are In Trouble by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health I don’t know anyone who hasn’t had a mysterious ache or pain pop up on some occasion, and make them stop and wonder, where the heck did that come from? Tooth woes ca ... Read on »
5 Common Dental Questions Asked By Moms and Dads by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Q. 1. Even though my child’s baby teeth will fall out, do I still need to take care of them? A. Yes, please. **letting go of cavities in baby teeth sets a bad ... Read on »
5 Embarrassing Questions You’re Afraid to Ask . . . Answered! by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health I bet you have. So have I. Worrying what others may think often inhibits us from getting the solutions we want. As a result, the problem becomes a nagging stress an ... Read on »
5 Simple Steps to Deal With Sensitive Teeth by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Here are five simple tips to deal with tooth sensitivity (or “dentinal hypersensitivity”): 1. For immediate relief, rinse with warm salt water (one teaspoon per cup ... Read on »
5 Super Easy Ways to Help You Remember To Floss…For Good by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Get your floss on, and ace your next dental check up and cleaning. We’ll ignore the fabulous health your mouth will be in as a minor consequence. The only thing is, y ... Read on »
5 Things You Can Do On Your Smart Phone by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health At your next dental visit: 1. Show us your pics! Share the latest pics of your kids /pets/significant other/awesome vacation. Ours is a  family practice, an ... Read on »
5 Tips to Eat And Drink Your Way to Whiter Teeth by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Whoa! Hold the peroxide, mister. I bet you didn’t think you could get whiter teeth by eating and drinking, did you? Well, you can. But here’s the trick: it’s a ... Read on »
5 Years, And Counting-Let’s Celebrate! by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health I will be celebrating my 5th anniversary at my practice. To mark this occasion, I thought of having a HUGE celebration, with invites to all my patients and their families ... Read on »
6 Remarkable Ways To Get A Smile Makeover by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Ever seen a hot model on the cover of a magazine? Of course you have. The seductive pose, the trendy outfit (or part of it) and often, a dazzling smile. Have you stopp ... Read on »
6 Signs You Have The Wrong Dental Insurance by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health The dental insurance offered to you at work is the product of an agreed affair between your employer and the insurance carrier. After they’ve hit the (spread) sheets a ... Read on »
7 Dental Questions You Need Never Ask Again by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health …..because here are the answers: Q. 1. If my cap comes off, can I use superglue to put it back on? A. No.   Q. 2. I love to chew ice. That’s not so bad ... Read on »
7 Pearls Of Transcen’dental’ Wisdom by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health 1. The fastest way to brighten your day: SMILE.  2. Beauty without health is like a song without a melody. 3. The Floss Police does not exist (but do it any ... Read on »
7 Smart Tips for All You Baby Mamas by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Ahh . . . the joy of a new baby.                                                                                      For any new mom, it is truly a wondrous time. T ... Read on »
7 Things You Should Already Know About Your Dentist by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health In 2008, I started working with a company called Demandforce, and haven’t looked back. Demandforce enables our practice to send email and text reminders for appointm ... Read on »
7 Tips for the Best Teeth Whitening Experience, Ever by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health You want a smile that dazzles. That entices. A smile that gleams, that lights up your face and the room. And you can get it. Teeth whitening may be the o ... Read on »
7 Ways To Whiten Your Teeth, Without Professional Help by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Your precious teeth. You know they’ve got the right to be as white as they can. You’ve looked and looked in the mirror…..then looked some more, willing them to be th ... Read on »
7 Wise Reasons to Let Go of Your Wisdom Teeth by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health A wise man once said– A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.       In the 1800s, there was a man named Chuck, who certa ... Read on »
A Ridiculously Simple Way To Improve Your Smile by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Do you feel that, as an adult, you’ve missed the boat on straight teeth? Maybe you never had braces growing up. Or you did, but never wore retainers (oops!) and th ... Read on »
A Simple Guide To Understanding The Dental Specialties by Ritu R. Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health If I ever wanted to learn a foreign language, French or Spanish would top my list.  Some that would not make my list are Legalese, Techno-jargon, Pig Latin (does tha ... Read on »