Thursday, February 21, 2019

Why don't dogs get cavities very often?

Adult dogs have 42 permanent teeth compared to humans who only have 32. Dogs hardly get cavities because of a higher pH level in their saliva.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Carrots are good for more than just a snack

Have you heard that carrots are good for your eyes? They're also good for your teeth! Carrots have Vitamin A, which keeps your gums healthy and builds tooth enamel.

Monday, February 11, 2019

Talk about inflation!

Talk about inflation. When baby boomers were visited by the tooth fairy they would receive an average of $0.70 per tooth. Fast forward to today with this generation getting an average of $3.70 per tooth! How much do you gift your kids?

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Bad breath can be caused by more than just that salad you had for lunch

Here are a few signs that you may have periodontal disease. If you have any of these symptoms, schedule an appointment with us as soon as possible.

Monday, February 4, 2019

Could your favorite fruit be biting you back?

Ever heard of the saying, "Pineapples eat you back"? Have you ever experienced itchiness or soreness when you've eaten too much? If you weren't aware, pineapples are the only food that contains bromelain, which is an enzyme that breaks down protein in meat and in your mouth. To prevent this from happening, you'll need to limit your pineapple intake.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Crowns and bridges can last a lifetime

Crowns and bridges can last a lifetime. The best way to ensure they last forever is to practice good oral hygiene. If you're interested in repairing your teeth, contact us today to schedule an appointment.