5 Questions You Should Ask a New Dentist

Seeing a new dentist for the first time can make anyone feel nervous. It’s important to consider beforehand what questions you might want to ask in order to help you learn as much information as possible so that you can decide whether they are the best fit for you or your family. Here are 5 […]

When Should I Take My Child to the Dentist?

Whether your baby’s first teeth are just now erupting, or your child is noticing their first baby tooth becoming loose, you’re probably wondering, “When should I take my child to the dentist?” It is recommended by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) that a child visit the dentist by 1 year of age or […]

How to Satisfy a Sweet Tooth

Are you often craving cookies, pastries, soda or chocolate for the sweet flavor and quick energy boost? A craving for sugar has earned the nickname of a “sweet tooth,” but there’s nothing sweet about how sugar affects your teeth. So, how to satisfy a sweet tooth without sacrificing your oral health? Why is Sugar Bad […]

A New Year and a New You

Another year has rolled around again, the calendars are changing, the days are getting longer and brighter, and you’re ready for a change as well. You’re probably itching to meet those New Year’s resolutions you’ve carefully thought out. So much is on the horizon, welcome to a new year and a new you! Exciting Days, […]

Why Wear a Mouthguard?

If you or your child plays contact sports you’re probably curious to know more about mouthguards and why you should wear a mouthguard. Mouthguards, also known as mouth protectors, are thin soft pieces of plastic that fit over the teeth to protect and cushion your teeth and jaw from possible force or trauma during activities […]

Why Do I Have Sensitive Teeth?

Sensitive teeth can be frustrating and enigmatic. What could cause this phenomenon, and is there a way to avoid it? If you have sensitive teeth, addressing one of these causes may help you to manage your tooth sensitivity. Brushing Too Hard Brushing with harder bristles can wear away at enamel, causing or exacerbating any sensitivity. […]

How to Find a New Dentist

Looking for a new dental home may seem like a daunting process, but finding an office that is clean, comfortable, and staffed by knowledgeable and friendly professionals that share your goals for your dental health is possible. Read on to learn a few ways that can help you find a new dentist. Ask Around Friends, […]

3 Ways to Help Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth Sensitivity can be frustrating, uncomfortable, and make it difficult to eat foods you love. But in order to address tooth sensitivity, it can be helpful to understand what causes it, so you can determine the best way to help tooth sensitivity. 1. Consider the Source Understanding why your teeth are sensitive can go a […]

How to Keep Gums Healthy

We often think of teeth when we think of maintaining good oral hygiene and a winning smile. But what we most often overlook is the unsung hero: The Gums. Gums help keep teeth secure, and form a tight seal around the roots of teeth to prevent bacteria from harming the roots of teeth. Keeping gums […]

5 Ways to Brush Teeth Better

We all want better oral health. One easy way to support that pursuit is to brush your teeth! This foundational habit helps to prevent decay, and keep your breath fresh! Sometimes the most simple things are the most overlooked, so read on to find 5 ways to brush teeth better! Time it! Brushing your teeth […]