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Dental Care for Seniors

Keeping our teeth healthy as we age is as important as ever. Whether you’re entering your golden years or have an older loved one who needs help with their oral health, consider these five things that can have an impact on your teeth. If we haven’t seen you in our practice recently, give us a […]

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Spotted Teeth? Here’s the Cause

We all want healthy, white teeth—but can they ever be too bright? Yes, actually. In fact, many people have bright “white spots” on their teeth that don’t blend in with the shade of the others. Here are a few possible causes. Demineralization When bacterial plaque builds up on the teeth, demineralization can occur and ultimately […]

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Why Are Dental Visits So Important?

Visiting our practice for regular dental exams every six months isn’t just about checking for new dental decay—it’s about making sure your teeth, gums and entire mouth are healthy and free of disease. Here are a few things we do when you visit us for your scheduled exams. 1. We give your teeth a professional […]

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Overall Health and Oral Health

Poor oral health? A cavity could be just the start of your concerns. When we don’t take care of our teeth and mouths like we’re supposed to, it can lead to serious health issues. Here’s how your oral health plays a role in your overall health.

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How to Pack a Tooth Friendly Lunch

Did you know that your child’s oral health is directly related to their overall health? Keeping them healthy and strong means ensuring they’re eating properly even when they’re away from home. If you pack your child’s lunch, here are some sure-fire ways to keep their teeth and gums healthy at school. Calcium Did you know […]

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Is Every Mouthwash Created Equal?

From supplements to creams and everything in-between, it can be tough to decide what will work best for you and your family when it comes to healthcare products, and oral care is no exception. So, how do you know if you’re making the right choice for your mouth? Here’s your guide to how popular mouth […]

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What’s the Deal With Cavities?

It’s the dreaded C word associated with going to the dentist. Cavities, those unwanted holes in your mouth, represent the destruction of enamel. While prevention through regular brushing, flossing and professional dental cleanings is critical, cavities can still sneak their way into the mouth. If you suspect a cavity, it’s important to visit our practice […]

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Toothbrush Showdown: Manual vs. Electric

Soft bristles, medium bristles or cartoon character-covered. So many toothbrush choices and potentially so much confusion. With a dizzying array available today, you also may be wondering which is better — manual or electric? Advantages of Manual Affordability – Invented in 1938, the manual toothbrush has kept the mouths of untold numbers of people healthy […]

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5 Things to Consider About Adult Braces

Thinking about getting adult braces? You’re not alone! Wanting to improve the look of your smile isn’t just for adolescents, but there are a few things you should consider first. When you’re ready to learn more, we’d love to speak with you about your options!

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A Diet for Your Teeth?

You’ve probably thought of swapping out a slice of pizza for a salad when trying to slim down around the middle. But what you didn’t know is that making healthy choices when it comes to your food doesn’t just help your body feel better—it’s great for your teeth, too! Here’s how making good choices when […]

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