The Benefits of Chewing Gum

Chewing gum can help keep your mouth clean in between brushing. In fact, studies have shown that chewing gum for 20 minutes after eating can even help prevent cavities! Let’s talk about how this works. The key to chewing gum’s success lies in your body’s first defense against cavities: saliva. Saliva cleans food particles and… Read more »

You Should Consult with Your Dentist Before Trying a New Dental Whitening Product

As the years go by, the teeth in your smile can start to dull as dental stains accumulate. This is even more likely to occur if you frequently consume dark beverages or you occasionally use tobacco. As the dental stains continue to saturate your tooth enamel, you might be tempted to try one of the… Read more »

Taking Care of Your Dentures

If you decide to restore the missing teeth in your smile with dentures, you may be tempted to think that your days of brushing are over. Actually, that is not the case. The way you brush will change but your dentures need to be cleaned at least once day, since they can accumulate food debris… Read more »

Dental Habits to Avoid

You want to keep your smile bright, healthy, and happy. You know there are things to do to help this happen, like brushing and flossing daily. Did you know that there are some things that you should NOT do? Dr. and our team are happy to make you aware of dental habits to avoid. Brushing… Read more »

Oral Health Care Ailments: Dental Anxiety

Are you a frequent sufferer of dental anxiety? Dental anxiety is a condition that arises if you are nervous or stressed when visiting the dentist. Although it is often treatable with medications, sedation, or meditation, it can make oral health care problematic when seeking treatments. Should you require the use of sedation for your oral… Read more »

General Information about Tooth Replacement Therapy

Tooth replacement therapies are used to prevent tooth loss from negatively altering or ruining your life. Even though teeth carry out invaluable functions that help promote chewing, eating, and speaking, there are many artificial replacements that can replicate the look and function of natural teeth. Contingent on your age, jaw strength, and specific needs, you… Read more »

Prepare Your Child for Fall by Using Our Tips

Fall is a fun, exciting time of year that includes the beginning of school, sports, and the holiday season. It’s quite the busy time for you and your child, so it’s important to take the steps now to prepare your child’s smile for the fall season. Dr. will be happy to help you do that… Read more »

Adults Can Suffer from Cavities Too

Unfortunately, cavities aren’t just for kids—they can attack adult smiles too. This means your smile isn’t invulnerable to the painful, inconvenient, and dangerous holes that can form in teeth. However, fortunately, there are things you can do to increase your chances of never suffering a cavity again. First, clean your smile regularly. This means you… Read more »

Teeth Whitening Options

Have you even thought about brightening your teeth, but are unsure which treatment method to use? Given the number of products on the market, it can be easy to get overwhelmed. As with any dental or medical product, you should always use teeth whiteners as instructed. Many stores sell over-the-counter teeth whiteners in an assortment… Read more »

Toothbrush Tips and Tricks

Have you thought that the condition of your toothbrush can affect the condition of your teeth? If you stop to think about it, if your toothbrush is filled with bacteria, then your teeth will be too. Dr. and our team here at in , , cares for your oral health, which is why we are… Read more »