1. Consequences Of Not Visiting The Dentist

    The mouth is the entryway to the body and if not taken care of, it can cause dire health consequences to the entire body. Most people are aware that they need to visit the dentist twice a year for a general check-up. However, only a few people maintain regular dental visits. Some people may question…Read More

  2. What Do Gums…do?

    Whenever we think of oral health and hygiene, we tend to think of our teeth straight away. What about our gums, though? Unfortunately, many of us don’t know nearly as much as we should about them. Here are some interesting facts about gums and the steps we can take to properly care for them. What …Read More

  3. How To Be A Great Patient

    We all go to the dentist for our own benefit. Whether it be for a routine checkup, for cosmetic improvements, or to relive oral pain, we expect the dentist to help us out. But have you ever thought about how YOU can help the dentist out? Dentists only ask one thing in return for treating their patie…Read More

  4. How To Heal A Canker Sore

    Have you ever wondered about canker sores? Maybe you don’t know what’s been causing them, but you’re sure there’s a reason for them. The truth is, the unsightly ulcers can show up in your mouth or on your lips for a number of reasons. Below are the more common causes for canker sores and som…Read More

  5. Sensitive Teeth? What To Do About It?

    What Are Sensitive Teeth? If you have sensitive teeth, then you are not alone because approximately two out of 18 individuals have this problem. When you have sensitive teeth, you may find it painful to drink hot or cold foods and beverages, but the major problem is performing daily oral hygiene. Yo…Read More

  6. What Causes Tooth Pain?

    No matter how careful you are with your oral health, most people experience the dull ache of a toothache at some point in their lives. When you experience a toothache, it doesn't always mean a cavity. There are several issues that can cause tooth pain ranging from a damaged filling and temporary too…Read More

  7. 5 Common Symptoms Of Cavities

    In a perfect world, good oral hygiene would be enough to stave off cavities. Unfortunately, even people who brush and floss regularly are at risk for cavities and tooth decay. It's important that people know how to recognize the symptoms of cavities, so that they can receive the proper treatment bef…Read More

  8. Back To The Basics: Timeless Dental Habits

    Dental Care: The Fundamentals Basic dental care can keep you and your mouth in the best of health. Every day when you brush your teeth properly, what you're actually doing is preventative care. By taking a small step twice daily, you're preventing bigger issues with gums, teeth and bones. Preventati…Read More

  9. Curbing Dental Anxiety

    Anxiety is something we all deal with to a varying degree. For some, visiting the dentist is a simple, noninvasive experience and for others…it’s phobic. As dentists and hygienists, it’s our job to make sure that anyone, wherever you land on the anxiety spectrum, gets the care they need with t…Read More

  10. How Often Should You Visit The Dentist

    If you ask most people about visiting the dentist, they will likely cringe at the thought. It is estimated that up to 40 million Americans are afraid of the dentist. This means a large percentage of the population may be avoiding taking steps to ensure good oral health. While what you do at home to …Read More

  11. The Benefits Of Small Dental Offices

    Small Vs Big Dentistry Large or small, everyone needs a dentist. Large dental practices are great at pushing through tons of patients, but do they provide the personal care you’re hoping for? While there are some advantages to “big dentistry”, smaller offices present some intriguing benefits t…Read More

  12. How To Maintain Healthy Gums

    Many people do what they can to prevent cavities, but have you considered your gums lately? Your gums are what serve to help support your teeth, so it is critical to keep them healthy. Symptoms, such as swelling, pain or bleeding, may indicate an underlying disease of the gums. If left untreated, th…Read More