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Why Preventative Care Matters

Why Preventative Care Matters

Many people don’t think about the health of their teeth until they experience discomfort, often from a cavity, but being proactive about the health of your teeth before problems arise has great benefits. Let’s dig into the topic of why preventative care matters and how you can be proactive about keeping your smile looking and […]

3 Benefits of a Sports Guard

Have you or your child recently started playing a contact sport? If so, you may be wondering if you should invest in a sports guard or mouth protector. Sports guards fit over your teeth and are made of flexible plastic to help provide cushion and shock absorption. Wearing a sports guard is recommended to protect […]

Building Better Oral Habits

It can be difficult to remember to brush after every meal and floss every night, yet the reasons to take good care of our teeth are countless. Poor dental hygiene can lead to many problems that can be costly to treat like cavities, gum disease and discolored teeth. A healthy mouth also means a healthy […]

5 Signs Your Gums Need Help

Dental health is important. Many may associate cavities with poor dental health, and although cavities are a common concern, another concern that almost half of adults over 30 will experience is gum disease. The risks increase from there, with older adults reaching as much as a 70% rate of gum disease. Thankfully this curable preventable […]

Dental Trauma: What to Do

Many don’t like to think about dental trauma, but like any other first aid, knowledge is power and a plan in place can make successful outcomes of dental trauma possible. So what happens if you experience some kind of dental trauma? What will you do? Be Ready Have your dentist’s contact information on hand, and […]

What to Expect At A Dental Cleaning

Dental advice usually includes a reminder to keep up your dental cleanings every 6 months. This important twice yearly appointment may prevent other visits to your dental office. It can also be a relaxing catch up with your favorite dental staff members, capped off by smooth clean teeth. So what exactly can you expect at […]

Choosing the Right Toothbrush

Choosing the Right Toothbrush

Choosing the right toothbrush can seem daunting with all the options in the toothbrush aisle. But it is more simple than you think! Read on to learn how to choose the right toothbrush for you. Soft Bristles Are Best Although it may seem like hard bristles would clean better, they also run the risk of […]

How to Maintain Good Oral Health

How to Maintain Your Oral Health

Everyone wants a healthy and beautiful smile that reflects who they are. To maintain good oral health, simple diligence and self discipline every day goes a long way. Dental Hygiene Taking time to properly brush and floss twice a day, being thorough and reaching every area is the beginning of maintaining good oral health. Use […]

When Is the Best Time to Brush Your Teeth?

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Life is changing and so are our routines. As we shift to the ways the world has changed in the wake of COVID-19, we may be wondering how to change our lives to fit the new normal. So when is the best time to brush your teeth? Your Schedule Matters When you brush your teeth […]

How to Overcome Anxiety at the Dentist

How to Overcome Anxiety at the Dentist

Dental Care is an important part of self care. Everyone deserves a relaxing dental visit, and attention to their unique dental needs. Anxiety at the dentist doesn’t have to stop you from getting the dental care you deserve. Here are some ways that we can help you achieve a calming, peaceful visit in our office: […]