The American Dental Association Seal of Acceptance

There is a wide array of oral hygiene products available on the market today. It can be hard sometimes to spot the difference between a quality product and one that simply has a very persuasive marketing message attached to it. At the same time there are several oral hygiene products that are only intended for… Read more »

Tooth Sensitivity Could be Caused by Enamel Erosion

The enamel of your teeth is made up of a mineral structure of microscopic crystals. As you go through each day, acidic foods and drinks, as well as the bacteria in your mouth can create bacteria harming your enamel. Fluoride exposure from multiple sources helps to restore these mineral crystals to keep your enamel hard…. Read more »

How to Care for Your Smile as a Senior

As people grow older, they stop taking care of their smile. This is a common occurrence that we do everything we can to stop. As people get older, they need to take better care of their smiles. If they do so, they can keep their natural and beautiful smile for a lifetime. So, to help… Read more »

Save Your Kids from Tooth Decay

Have you heard that only children are at risk of tooth decay? In reality, anyone can have tooth decay—though your children are generally more vulnerable than adults are. In fact, tooth decay is 400% more common than asthma between the ages of fourteen and seventeen. Similarly, 25% of children between one and four have some… Read more »

Your Toothpaste and Allergies

Do you ever notice a rash around your mouth after you brush your teeth? Do you know what could cause it? Would you be surprised to learn that it could be your toothpaste—or more accurately, one of the ingredients in your toothpaste? Yes, sadly it is possible to be allergic to one of the many… Read more »

Smile Healthy This Thanksgiving Using These Tips

It’s the delicious time of year again. Thanksgiving is lingering in the air with the aromas of pumpkin pies and roasted turkeys. As a result, people are eating and snacking more than ever this season, which means cavities are on the rise. This year, why not prevent cavities while enjoying your holiday season by using… Read more »

What Causes Tooth Sensitivity?

Are your teeth sensitive to heat, cold, pressure, or acidic foods? If so, then you may wonder what caused your teeth to become sensitive. Keep reading to learn more about how sensitivity occurs and the possible causes for it. In the center of your tooth is the pulp, a soft tissue which consists of nerves,… Read more »

What You Need to Know about Wisdom Teeth Removal

The decision to remove your wisdom teeth is not always an easy one to make. There are many people who can live and function without removing them at all. There are others who never have wisdom teeth. However, most of us are left affected by wisdom teeth, needing to remove them due to serious pain… Read more »

What You Can Do to Prevent Canker Sores

Do you know what the difference is between a canker sore and a cold sore? Cold sores are a viral problem that usually grow on the outside of your mouth, while canker sores are non- contagious problems that can be triggered in many ways/ Canker sores are annoying and painful, and can make simple activities… Read more »

Manual vs. Electric: Choosing the Right Toothbrush

As you begin the journey for a new toothbrush, we would like to tell you that both manual and electric toothbrushes are great choices for your smile. Each brush effectively removes the plaque from your teeth, so your preference in brush is all that matters. Now, to help you make your toothbrush choice, we have… Read more »