Dental Health

How can I tell if i’m brushing properly?

  If you want to avoid dental problems, you need to brush your teeth properly. Frequent brushing doesn't always mean giving your teeth a good clean. Here are factors you can check to know if you're brushing your teeth well.   You don’t see plaque. If you don't spot soft, yellow film on your tooth [...]

By |2019-09-26T16:57:27+00:00September 26th, 2019|Dental Health|0 Comments

10 Common Habits that Damage Your Teeth

Are you hurting your teeth without you knowing it? We’re aware of the importance of daily brushing and flossing, but not everyone knows about common habits that may damage the teeth. While these habits may not immediately ruin our smile, they can have a long-term impact on our oral health.   Here are some of [...]

By |2019-07-25T19:30:39+00:00August 8th, 2019|Dental Health|0 Comments

Get Rid of the Pain: How to Ease Sensitive Teeth

Anyone can experience tooth sensitivity, and there's no telltale signs when it's coming. However, it’s most prevalent among those aged 20 to 40. The condition occurs when the tooth’s protective layer, the enamel, wears away. This exposes the dentin beneath the enamel, leading to sensitivity when eating or drinking things that are hot, cold, sweet, [...]

By |2018-11-05T17:18:23+00:00December 22nd, 2018|Dental Health, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Eat Your Way to a Healthy Smile: Best Foods for Your Teeth

You take great care of your teeth by brushing, flossing, and seeing your dentist as scheduled. But are you doing everything you can? Just like carrots are good for our eyes and water for our skin, specific foods deliver healthy benefits to our mouths. If you’re already being diligent with your oral hygiene routine, then [...]

By |2018-11-05T17:13:13+00:00November 22nd, 2018|Dental Health, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Choose the Right Toothpaste Type for Your Family

Brushing with the right toothpaste is key to maintaining a bright, healthy smile. One type of toothpaste may be more effective for you than another. This guide will help you select the best one to meet your specific needs. The first toothpaste was invented by Ancient Egyptians in 5000 BC, even before toothbrushes were invented. [...]

By |2018-10-31T13:16:52+00:00October 31st, 2018|Dental Health, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Overcome Your Dental Fear

Do you feel nervous before dental visits? Does the thought of being in the dental office cause you uneasiness? Feeling a little nervous about your dental appointment is common.  As you may already know we provide sedation for those who would like it but there are other things to keep in mind to ease your [...]

By |2018-03-14T13:47:25+00:00December 11th, 2017|Dental Health, Office News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Keep Your Breath Fresh with these Tongue Cleaning Tips

An oral hygiene routine is not complete if you skip cleaning your tongue. Like the teeth and gums, our tongue is also exposed to substances that are likely targets for bacteria. When bacteria invade your tongue, this can lead to bad breath or damages to your teeth. Our tongue has curves and crevices where bacteria [...]

By |2018-03-14T13:51:58+00:00July 27th, 2017|Dental Health, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Oral Health Benefits of Chewing SugarFree Gums

Did you know that chewing sugarfree gums does not only help freshen your breath? It can also contribute to better oral health. How Did Chewing Gum Start? Chewing gums have been around since the ancient times. Mayans would chew sap of chicle or sapodilla tree. Greeks, meanwhile, would reach for a sap from the mastiche [...]

By |2018-03-14T13:56:54+00:00March 14th, 2017|Dental Health, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Changes in Dentistry Over the Past 25 Years

Cavity formation can take some time. The protective outer layer of your teeth or enamel starts to break down when acidity levels in the mouth rise. Increased acidity of the mouth occurs through consumption of carbohydrates, which when left on or around the teeth, is consumed by infectious bacteria which secrete their by-products (bacterial waste). [...]

By |2016-11-08T15:30:13+00:00May 20th, 2016|Dental Health, Dental Services|0 Comments