Harness the Power of Chewing Gum

Did you know that sugarless gum can be an excellent tool to help fight cavities? Well, it’s true! Here’s how it works: Chewing gum stimulates saliva production, which in turn counteract the effects of acids on your teeth and washes away lingering bacteria and food particles from your teeth. One important key, however, is to… Read more »

The Brushing Habits You Can Drop

Many people brush their teeth in many ways, and we tend to share our techniques and pick up habits from other people. Although this can be a good thing, there are poor and unnecessary brushing habits that don’t help your smile as much as you think they do. So, Dr. would like to tell you… Read more »

Addressing Gum Disease

Did you know that gum disease is one of the leading factors in tooth loss among adults today? Understanding oral health issues is important, which is why our team here at in , , is happy to help you understand gum disease and how it can destroy your smile. Gum disease, also known as periodontal… Read more »

The Magic of Dental Sealants

Are you looking for a magical way to help your child win the fight against cavities? If so, we have exciting news for you! Dental sealants are an excellent choice when it comes to protecting your smile against cavities. That is why, our team here at in , , is happy to talk to you… Read more »

A Fluoride Treatment Significantly Reduces Your Chances of Suffering Future Cavities

Cavities are often the unfortunate result of bacteria attacking your tooth enamel. You are even more likely to suffer tooth decay complications if you struggle to maintain consistent oral hygiene habits. Exposing your teeth to fluoride helps bolster the mineral strength of your tooth enamel. If municipal water and fluoride toothpaste aren’t sufficient for maintaining… Read more »

Do You Know the Common Signs and Symptoms of Bruxism?

Did you know that unconsciously grinding your teeth is an actual disorder called bruxism? Although we often attribute it to stress, bruxism can be caused by a variety of factors. If left untreated, it can cause other disorders to occur, including temporomandibular joint disorders in your jaw or sleep orders including sleep apnea. If you… Read more »

Insights on Gingivitis Treatment and Prevention

Gingivitis is the earliest form of gum disease. It is most often the result of an inconsistent oral hygiene routine allowing tartar to harden on the teeth near the gumline. Early symptoms of gingivitis include gums that bleed easily when brushing and flossing as well as bad breath and red or inflamed gums. Most of… Read more »

What You Should Know About Sharing Your Toothbrush

Have you ever thought that sharing or borrowing a toothbrush is probably harmless, especially if you rinse the brush off first? In reality, though, you shouldn’t share your toothbrush or ever let anyone else use your brush. When you brush your teeth, bacteria will get into your brush. In fact, you should replace your toothbrush… Read more »

Basic Information for Providing First Aid to an Injured Lip

It’s a relatively common occurrence to accidentally bite your lip when you’re eating food or chewing gum. Even if it leaves a minor welt, it’s rarely a cause for concern. Unfortunately, there are some rare occasions when a blow to the face or other accident causes a more serious injury. In a situation like this,… Read more »

Keep Cavities at Bay with These Tips and Tricks

Cavities can be a scary thing when left untreated. Did you know, cavities can lead to serious conditions such as tooth loss, gum disease, and even result in bone loss over time? Well, it’s true! That is why our staff here at in , , is happy to give you tips and tricks to keep… Read more »