Are You Damaging Your Teeth?

You teeth have plenty of enemies out there, and it is your job to protect them. Some of those enemies aren’t that hard to avoid, while others may just be bad habits. Believe it or not, you can harm your teeth trying to help them. If you brush too hard or too vigorously or if… Read more »

All About Night Guards

There are a lot of reasons why you’d want to wear a night guard. They’re used a lot more often than you’d think, too, with quite a few adults utilizing them on a nightly basis. But do you know if you need one? Or how to spot the signs that tell you that you might?… Read more »

An Intro to Dental Bonding

When you run into cosmetic, structural, or even health-related problems with your teeth, it’s hard to know what to do. After all, the dental world has a bunch of different options to accomplish many of the same goals. How do you pick which one is the best for you? Well, Dr. and the team at… Read more »

Protect Against Dental Trauma with These Tips

At , our dental team is committed to the lifelong oral health of our patients. In addition to providing guidance on maintaining effective oral hygiene habits to keep tooth decay and gum disease away, we also can help you protect your smile from dental trauma. Below are some helpful tips on lifestyle habits to reduce… Read more »

Facts About Pregnancy and Your Oral Health

During pregnancy, are you taking the time out of your busy life to give your oral health the time and care it deserves? The changes going on in your body, good and bad alike, are the result of hormones. You should be aware of these changes and what they can mean for your oral health…. Read more »

Oral Cancer Symptoms

Oral Cancer Oral cancer occurs more frequently in men than women. Like many cancers, oral cancer can be fatal if it is not detected and treated early. Oral cancer is much easier to treat early on, so early detection of cancer is very important. Symptoms of Oral Cancer There are many warning signs of oral… Read more »

Augmenting Your Hygiene Routine With Mouthwash

The best things you can do on a daily basis for your teeth and mouth are to brush twice a day and floss once a day. However, you may want to add mouthwash to your oral hygiene routine. Although there are many brands of mouthwash, there are essentially two kinds: cosmetic and therapeutic. Cosmetic mouthwashes… Read more »

Cleaning Your Tongue Is an Important Part of Good Oral Health

Even if you brush twice a day, floss at least once a day and use a good mouthwash, if you are not cleaning your tongue, you are missing millions of bacteria. Yes, millions. Besides helping you to taste things and speak and sing, your tongue is one fertile bacteria farm. That bacteria can cause bad… Read more »

Can Chewing Gum Prevent Cavities?

The surprising truth is that yes, some types of chewing gum can actually prevent cavities rather than cause them. It is important to note, however, that only certain types of gum will help and not hinder the pursuit of a cleaner, healthier mouth. If you’re searching for a way to clean your mouth after meals… Read more »

Does Your Mouth Feel As Dry As a Desert?

Chronic dry mouth can have many causes, and recognizing the source of your dry mouth is an important part of handling the problem. This is especially crucial since reduced saliva production can lead to chronic bad breath and significantly raise your risk of developing tooth decay. If you struggle with chronic dryness in the mouth,… Read more »