What You Should Know About Water Flossers

Does an injury, medical condition or dental appliance make it difficult for you to properly floss your teeth every day? Do you ever wish there was another way to clean between your teeth? Good news: there is! Try a water flosser, another type of interdental cleaner. Here are some basic facts: – Water flossers will… Read more »

Go Back to the Basics

Remember when you were a kid, and just learning how to brush your teeth? You had someone there reminding you to do it, and to show you how. Sometimes as adults, we let those childhood habits slide a little bit. Here are some things to remember as you go back to those basic habits. 2×2:… Read more »

Common Sense Emergency Prevention

Protect your smile from damage and decay by using simple practices and common sense. Due to the almost-overwhelming amount of risks to our teeth and gums, you must take care to protect your teeth whenever possible! Such care includes wearing safety equipment when necessary, eating the tooth-healthy foods, developing positive dental health habits, and quitting… Read more »

Why Should I Take Care of My Toothbrush?

Taking care of your toothbrush is one of the most important aspects of taking care of your oral health. Here are some tips to make sure you are doing it right. Make sure you keep your toothbrush clean. Cleaning your toothbrush is easy! Just rinse it off with plain water to remove food particles and… Read more »

How Does Pregnancy Affect Your Dental Health?

Have you ever wondered if your dental health changes during a pregnancy? According to many studies, greater health risks can occur for you and your baby if you have poor oral health care habits, so make sure you are continuing to keep your smile safe while pregnant. For more information about your dental health while… Read more »

How to Pack a Tooth-Healthy Lunch for Your Child

Your child’s smile is quite vulnerable to dental issues, and it’s important to help them prevent those dental issues so they can maintain strong and healthy teeth and gums. To help you do so, Dr. and our dental team encourage you to help them keep up on oral hygiene as well as visit our office… Read more »

Dentures Are a Viable Option for Replacing the Presence of Teeth Lost to Periodontitis

Periodontitis is the most severe form of gum disease. When it goes without treatment the inflammation and infection in the gum tissues can slowly deplete the bone tissues that anchor your teeth in place. While some of them might remain, multiple areas of tooth loss can severely limit your oral function and leave you feeling… Read more »

Care for a Dental Crown

A dental crown has been placed on a tooth by Dr. to protect it and restore it to its former shape, size, and strength. But now what? How do you care for your dental crown, and thus maintain your oral health? After having a dental crown placed, as at any other time, it is important… Read more »

Dental Veneers Give You Something to Smile About

We know how important your smile is to you. Having a perfect smile is something most people dream of. You don’t need to dream any longer. Dental veneers have helped perfect millions of smiles. Why not add yours to the growing list of satisfied veneer wearers? Just in case you were unaware, a dental veneer… Read more »

Using Quality Oral Hygiene Products Approved by the ADA Is Important

While it’s unfortunate, some of the oral hygiene products sold in stores do not have the sufficient quality to be used in an effective oral hygiene routine. For the average consumer, this can make picking an effective product very difficult. To address this serious issue, the American Dental Association instituted their Seal of Acceptance program…. Read more »