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Regular Checkups for a Healthy Smile

Going to the dentist can seem like an inconvenience, especially if you maintain good dental hygiene habits, such as brushing morning and night, flossing, and otherwise taking care of your teeth. Regardless of how good you are at caring for your teeth, it is crucial for you to have regular checkups. Early Prevention You might [...]

By |2020-03-30T08:57:51-04:00April 1st, 2020|blog|Comments Off on Regular Checkups for a Healthy Smile

Preventing Cavities: A Dentist’s Guide

Preventing cavities is important. Left untreated, cavities can damage your teeth, cause pain in your mouth, and lead to bigger oral health problems. By following the steps below, you can protect your teeth and avoid cavities. How do you get a cavity? Cavities are holes in a tooth's outer surface (called the enamel). Also known [...]

By |2020-02-24T13:14:46-05:00March 1st, 2020|blog|Comments Off on Preventing Cavities: A Dentist’s Guide

National Children’s Dental Health Month 2020 Focuses on Fluoride

February is an important month for dentists, parents, and children everywhere. (No, not because of Valentine's Day.) February is National Children's Dental Health Month! This year's slogan is: "Fluoride in water prevents cavities! Get it from the tap!" There's a reason we have fluoride in our public water, water that comes from your faucet. As [...]

By |2020-01-20T12:12:14-05:00February 1st, 2020|blog|Comments Off on National Children’s Dental Health Month 2020 Focuses on Fluoride

6 Cleaning Tips for Braces

With braces, it is more important than ever to keep your teeth and gums their healthiest. Braces and other orthodontic appliances create more opportunities for food particles and bacteria to collect and thrive. Getting braces requires adopting a new oral hygiene routine and good habits that promote the healthiest environment for your teeth and gums. [...]

By |2020-01-15T12:55:41-05:00January 1st, 2020|blog|Comments Off on 6 Cleaning Tips for Braces

Diabetes and Gum Disease: What You Need to Know

Diabetes is a chronic illness in which the body loses its ability to process sugar.  In the United States alone, more than 29 million people have diabetes, which is roughly 10% of the total population.  In addition, more than 1.7 million new cases of diabetes are diagnosed every year.  Of the diabetics in this country, [...]

By |2019-09-11T13:59:51-04:00November 1st, 2019|blog|Comments Off on Diabetes and Gum Disease: What You Need to Know

Cosmetic Dentistry and Self-Esteem

Smiling and laughing aren't just reactions to something that makes you feel good: they're a scientifically proven way to boost your mood and your health. If you have damaged or missing teeth, you may feel self-conscious and hesitate to share your smile with others. Through cosmetic dentistry, you can not only improve the appearance of [...]

By |2019-09-11T09:14:16-04:00October 1st, 2019|blog|Comments Off on Cosmetic Dentistry and Self-Esteem

Use Your Insurance Benefits Before They’re Gone!

The weather is starting to cool down (somewhat), which means autumn is on its way! At this time of year, we are often asked by our patients to remind them about scheduling their cleaning and exam appointments. This is mainly in part because, as the year comes to an end, so do their dental health [...]

By |2019-07-17T14:06:37-04:00September 1st, 2019|blog|Comments Off on Use Your Insurance Benefits Before They’re Gone!

Fostering Good Dental Habits for Children

You want your child's teeth to last all of his life, so it is important to teach him or her good dental habits. As your child grows, caring for his teeth will become a natural part of his daily routine. Good oral hygiene habits can limit or prevent problems such as cavities, gum disease and [...]

By |2019-07-11T12:47:55-04:00August 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fostering Good Dental Habits for Children

General Dentistry Treatment for the Entire Family

One of the most important things any parent can do for their children is to stress the importance of following good oral hygiene practices. By starting with their children when they are very young, parents can teach their kids that taking good care of their teeth is very important. In-home general dentistry practices such as [...]

By |2019-06-06T14:37:34-04:00July 1st, 2019|blog|Comments Off on General Dentistry Treatment for the Entire Family