Thursday, December 14, 2017

Don’t let holiday treats dampen your smile
It's easy to indulge in eggnog, cookies, and candy canes, but don’t let holiday treats dampen your Christmas spirit by causing tooth decay. For a holly jolly smile, follow these rules:

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Take advantage of your insurance benefits before the end of the year
It's that time of year again: take advantage of your insurance benefits before they expire at the end of the year. The busy holiday season is already here.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Keep those regular dental exams
Dental visits aren’t just to help you care for that toothache. Regular dental exams and cleanings can help make sure it never gets to that point.

Monday, December 4, 2017

Healthy gums mean a healthy smile!
Healthy gums mean a healthy smile! Prevent gum disease by brushing and flossing regularly, avoiding sugary foods and drinks, and seeing us for regular dental checkups.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Steps to take if your child experiences a sports dental injury
Kids involved in sports and other physical activities may crack a tooth and require immediate care. Rinse with warm water and apply a compress to reduce swelling before heading to see us.
What to expect during a dental implant procedure
Dental implants can truly change the way you live your life. Don’t let fear of oral surgery keep you from enjoying better oral health and dental function. Become more knowledgeable about dental implants for replacing missing teeth by clicking here:

Monday, November 20, 2017

Put the soda down and start drinking water
Those who regularly drink soda may experience significantly more tooth decay than those who don't. Even if you choose the drinks that don’t use high-fructose corn syrup, they likely contain high amounts of sugar which produces acid that damage teeth. So try drinking water with your next meal. Your teeth will thank you!

Monday, November 13, 2017

Are you ready to quit smoking?
Are you ready to quit smoking? This short video on periodontitis and the negative effects that smoking may have on your teeth and gums may help give you enough incentive to drop the habit for good.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Smile, it's Halloween!
October 31st Halloween- Happy Halloween! Don't forget to brush and floss your teeth.

Friday, October 27, 2017

6 dental care myths that may be killing your pearly whites
Despite what you may believe, white teeth doesn't necessarily mean a healthy mouth. As Medical Daily explains, a white smile can still have infections between teeth.

Monday, October 23, 2017

Prevent cavities and gum disease by flossing
Flossing removes plaque between teeth where your toothbrush can’t reach. The American Dental Association recommends flossing at least once a day.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

When to expect wisdom teeth to erupt

Wisdom teeth generally try to come in between ages 17 and 25, whether your mouth has room for them or not. Dental X-rays during mid-late teenage years are great to foresee any unnatural tooth growth.

Monday, October 16, 2017

Why are older adults susceptible to cavities?
Experiencing cavity pain? Find out why older adults are at a greater risk of cavities and how you can prevent it:

Monday, October 9, 2017

Your gums are the foundation of a healthy smile
Your gums are the foundation of a healthy smile, but many people experience symptoms of gum disease without knowing it. You can combat the effects of gum disease with excellent brushing and flossing habits, along with taking care of your health.

Friday, October 6, 2017

How does pregnancy affect your oral health?
Did you know? If you're pregnant, having gum disease can cause premature birth and even low birth weight in babies:

Monday, October 2, 2017

Jaw problems: Exercise and relaxation tips
Experiencing pain in your jaw? Here are some jaw exercises and relaxation tips that might just do the trick.

Monday, September 25, 2017

Do I need a tooth extracted?
Simple tooth extractions may be necessary for those with extensive tooth damage. To learn more, continue reading here:

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Suffering from sleep apnea?
Do you suffer from sleep apnea? Dental devices, such as mouth guards, may be effective in treating your sleep apnea symptoms!

Monday, September 18, 2017

Don't skip out on your dental exams
The benefits to biannual dental exams are numerous. Here's an overview of what’s involved in your exam and how it benefits your smile.

Monday, September 11, 2017

Learn how to cope with dental anxiety
If you fear going to the dentist you are not alone. Here are some steps to help with your anxiety:

Friday, September 1, 2017

How alcohol causes cancer
Chronic alcohol use makes your mouth susceptible to oral cancer by irritating the cells in your mouth. Learn more here: