How to Keep the Smile You Love

Did you know that beyond basic oral hygiene, there are things that you should be doing to preserve the health of your smile? Dr. and our team are happy to offer advice on things you can do for your smile. Visit Our Dentist For the health of your smile, visit our dental office at least… Read more »

Bruxism Basics

What is bruxism? This is a chronic habit in which someone unconsciously clenches and grinds the teeth, usually while asleep. If continued for a long time without treatment, this can wear down your teeth and even result in chips and cracks. It can also cause permanent damage to your jaw joints, resulting in headaches, jaw… Read more »

Get Creative About the Treasures the Tooth Fairy Leaves Under Your Child’s Pillow

If you’re tired of the Tooth Fairy leaving money under your child’s pillow, then it’s time to get creative. Fortunately, there are other little treasures the Tooth Fairy can leave for your child if you desire. Those treasures are: -Foreign coins: This might add a little bit of mystery to the Tooth Fairy. It might… Read more »

The Fundamentals of Tooth Brushing

Do you ever find yourself seeking new and interesting ways to improve your smile? If so, you may be missing one of the easiest tricks that lies right in front of you, which is the status and condition of your toothbrush, and tips and tricks to making it work better for your smile. For a… Read more »

Good Oral Hygiene Habits Are Important When You Have Braces

Your new set of braces installed at Dr. ’s orthodontic clinic, represent a serious investment in correcting the alignment of your teeth. This is done by applying tension to your braces and teeth through the course of multiple adjustment sessions. Maintaining your braces and good oral hygiene is important to the realignment process. If your… Read more »

Dental Fluorosis: How to Prevent it

If you have children, you probably understand that there are different kinds of toothpastes available for them? You may also understand that most adult toothpastes have fluoride in them, but had you heard that training toothpastes don’t have fluoride in them? Toothpaste with fluoride should not be ingested, so you shouldn’t give your kids toothpaste… Read more »

The Facts About Pregnancy and Your Teeth

Would you be surprised to hear that there are a number of thing you should do when you’re pregnant if you’re interested in keeping your teeth healthy and strong? Naturally, you should still brush and floss your teeth for two minutes at a time and you should floss daily. Similarly, did you know that you… Read more »

Double-Check Your Dental Hygiene Habits This Year

While brushing your teeth, be sure to move the brush in small circle motions in order to remove food particles from the gum line. To clean the surface areas of the teeth, angle the brush and be sure to take the time to clean the between the teeth as well as the front, back, and… Read more »

Why You Should Floss

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think about keeping your teeth clean? If you thought about brushing or flossing your pearly whites, you’re not alone. However, would you be surprised to hear that not flossing could actually have a negative impact on the health of your teeth and on your overall… Read more »

All About the Pain that Lives in Your Jaws

Jaw pain is a serious dental issue, especially because it can result from the TMJ disorder, teeth grinding habits, sinus problems, infection, toothaches, arthritis, injury, periodontal disease, and jaw problems. This is why it’s important to call and schedule an appointment with your dentist, Dr. , if you experience any symptoms of jaw pain in… Read more »