Oral Hygiene: The Best Cleaning Tools for Your Smile

Dr. and our dental team care about you and your smile, which is why we encourage you to keep your smile in tip-top shape by cleaning your teeth and gums regularly and visiting every six months. Another thing we encourage is to use the proper oral hygiene tools while you clean your smile. To help… Read more »

The Basics of Brushing and Flossing

Most of us feel pretty good about brushing and flossing. After all, given everything else that takes place during our day, taking care of our teeth is a no-brainer, right? Your toothbrush and your dental floss are not complex things. They don’t need to be tuned up, rebooted, or defragged. And, let’s be honest, to… Read more »

The Facts of Oral Hygiene: Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Preventing baby bottle tooth decay is of the highest importance when it comes to the oral health care in children. Baby bottle tooth decay is named thusly so because tooth decay in children is frequently caused by baby bottles, or more precisely, the substances within. Here are a few tips about baby bottle tooth decay:… Read more »

Enamel Erosion Can Leave Your Teeth at Increased Risk of Cavities and Tooth Sensitivity

If you consume acidic beverages on a regular basis or you struggle to maintain good oral hygiene habits it can cause an acidic environment to develop in your mouth. This is even more of a concern if you struggle with an eating disorder. The longer the situation goes without treatment or remediation the more likely you… Read more »

Keeping Your Smile Clean as a Teen

Keeping your smile clean as a teen begins with taking care your smile by avoiding bad habits and peer pressure situations. Here are a few tips about caring for your teenage smile: – As a teen, one of the most common oral accidents occurs due to partaking in contact sports while not wearing the proper… Read more »

Check Up with Your Dentist During Your Pregnancy

Call ’s office today to set up an appointment or consultation with Dr. if you haven’t already. Visiting your dentist during pregnancy is just as important when you are not pregnant if not more so. Inform your dentist of how many months you are into your pregnancy and what medications you are taking. Vitamins and… Read more »

Always Look for the ADA Seal Before Using a Whitening Toothpaste

Whitening toothpastes are rather popular with some individuals who need help removing minor stains from their teeth. This can be an effective way to maintain the gleam of your smile after a dental bleaching treatment, or between dental cleanings. It’s important to keep in mind that the hydrogen peroxide concentration used in retail-grade whitening toothpaste… Read more »

Irreversible Tooth Loss Does Not Mean Your Smile Cannot Be Fixed

Irreversible tooth loss does not mean your smile cannot be fixed. If you are missing any teeth, it is vital that you replace them as soon as possible. Missing teeth can cause your face to age by sinking in, and the voids left behind can become havens for bacterial growth and plaque buildup. Listed below… Read more »

Did You Know That Tooth Extractions Require Moderate Planning Ahead?

Did you know that tooth extractions require moderate planning ahead? Before and after a tooth extraction, always set up an effective plan to prepare your body and home for any hazards that can arise. Additionally, make sure to stop any bad habits, such as smoking before and after the surgery, to ensure the peak chance… Read more »

Daily Use Fluoride Supplements Can Help Protect Your Teeth from Cavities

The mineral integrity of your tooth enamel is what gives your teeth the strength to bite and chew food. This also helps prevent the natural bacteria in your mouth from causing tooth decay. Over a long period of time, the acidic foods and beverages you consume and any lapses in your daily oral hygiene routine… Read more »