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Preparing Your Toddler for Their First Dental Cleaning

A toddler’s first dental cleaning is one of many rites of passage. Establishing a pattern of routine dental visits is an important oral care lesson you can teach your children, which can provide them with a lifetime of healthy smiles.

Oct 12th, 2020
Make Your Big Day Perfect With a Wedding Smile Makeover

Weddings create memories that last a lifetime. The wedding vows, reception venue, flowers, and catering are important to-dos, but so is photography, making wedding smile makeovers as crucial to the bride and groom as buffet vs. plated meal.

Mar 6th, 2020
Metal Mouth? Not Anymore Thanks to Metal-Free Dentistry

Dental fillings made from amalgams or mixtures of metals, usually silver and mercury, have a long history dating back to 700 AD. Contemporary dentists now offer their patients metal-free dental services for a more natural look.

Feb 12th, 2020
Start the Year Off Right With an Oral Exam

Starting the New Year with a dental oral exam is a great addition to health-related resolutions. After all, many systemic health issues like diabetes often have symptoms that your dentist can detect in your mouth.

Jan 9th, 2020
Chronic Bad Breath? It Could Be a Sign of Periodontal Disease

Bad breath is not only embarrassing, but it can also be a symptom of dental issues like cavities, periodontal disease, or ill-fitting dentures or dental appliances. Sometimes medical issues like diabetes, dry mouth, or acid reflux are the culprits.

Dec 2nd, 2019
Adjusting to Life With Dentures

If you need dentures, you’re not alone. Over 120 million Americans are missing at least one tooth, and nearly 36 million are missing all their teeth. Learn how to make the transition to dentures and get back to enjoying life sooner with these tips.

Nov 11th, 2019
How to Extend the Results of Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening with professional bleaches at a dentist’s office provides the maximum improvement in dental stain reduction. Keeping your teeth their whitest after an office session can extend the effects for months.

Sep 1st, 2019
Tips for Taking Care of Your Invisalign® Trays

You’ve chosen Invisalign®, and you’re on your way to a whole new look and a whole new outlook on life. Keep those aligners in tiptop shape so they can do their job as efficiently as possible. Here’s how to care for them.

Aug 8th, 2019
Do Wisdom Teeth Always Need to be Removed?

Do you have to get your wisdom teeth removed? Many dentists recommend the surgery as preventative care. However, there are only a handful of reasons that make wisdom tooth extraction necessary.

Jun 14th, 2019
When Should Young Athletes Wear Mouth Guards?

When your child participates in athletics, your first worry is for their safety. They wear protective wear, but what about their mouth? A blow to the mouth could damage the teeth, gums, or the jaw. Are kids ever too young for mouth guards?

May 21st, 2019
What are My Treatment Options for a Chipped Tooth?

It can be shocking to chip a tooth and end up with a part of the tooth in your hand. You need to get to the dentist fast. You have several excellent options today to fix a chipped tooth and match the new surface to your surrounding teeth.

Jan 7th, 2019
Learn Whether Invisalign Is Right for You

Modern orthodontics offer more than one option for straightening teeth. Traditional braces or the Invisalign®️ system — which one is right for you? Some key facts can help you understand whether Invisalign is good choice for your orthodontia needs.

Nov 19th, 2018