As a parent, we know your top priority is ensuring your children’s health and well-being. While you may already have a good handle on their physical health, it is important not to overlook their dental health. Oral health is a critical aspect of overall health, and poor oral hygiene can lead to a range of […]
Can Dental Veneers Change Your Life?
Do you ever feel self-conscious about your smile? Do you avoid showing your teeth in public or in photos? If so, you’re not alone. Many people struggle with dental issues that impact their confidence and quality of life. But the good news is that dental veneers can transform your smile and give you the confidence […]
When To Take Your Baby to the Dentist
Your baby’s early years are full of firsts, but one important milestone that often gets overlooked is early dental appointments. We get it; part of this has to do with just how busy you get taking care of a new baby. Plus, do you really need to take them to the dentist if their teeth […]
Prevent Bone Loss With Dental Implants
When you lose a tooth, you might be in danger of losing more than just the tooth itself. Many patients don’t realize that teeth do more than you might think. When you lose a tooth, for whatever reason, you have options when it comes to how to handle it. You could simply let it be […]
Causes of Dry Mouth (And What to Do About It)
Our mouths aren’t supposed to be dry. So when we experience dry mouth, it can be pretty uncomfortable. What’s more, dry mouth can cause more problems than you may think. Keep reading to find out more about what dry mouth is, what causes it, and what you can do to help alleviate the discomfort of […]
Is Your Fad Diet Bad for Your Teeth?
Maintaining a healthy weight is good for overall health, and that can be good for your dental health. But losing weight at all costs? Not so much. Fad diets come and go, and sometimes they can be the right fit to help you lose weight. But are they good for your health? And could your […]
Can Your Favorite Holiday Foods Damage Your Teeth?
Everyone looks forward to indulging during the holidays, but many of the traditional foods can be terrible for your teeth. While the occasional treat is certainly okay, especially during a rare and special holiday celebration, here are some tasty alternatives you might want to consider instead. Caramel Corn & Candied Nuts It is easy to […]
How to Get Your Toddler to Brush Their Teeth
Teaching your toddlers good oral hygiene is key to a life-long healthy smile. Unfortunately, the “terrible two’s” can apply to brushing teeth. We know you’re busy, mom and dad, so let’s get right to our best tips for teaching your toddler to love brushing their teeth! Lead by Example Invite your kids to watch […]
Your Complete Guide to Perfect Flossing
Flossing is something that everyone knows they are supposed to do. But are you doing it routinely, and are you doing it right? Many people rush through flossing, don’t use proper technique, or simply skip it all together most of the time. Of course, your dentist is happy to show you hands-on the correct way […]
What Patients Don’t Know About Dental X-Rays
When you visit the dentist with tooth pain or another issue, your dentist is likely to suggest x-rays. But he or she may also recommend x-rays at your first appointment with a new dentist or with your ordinary twice-per-year visits. Many patients have questions about whether x-rays are safe and necessary, especially if they aren’t […]