5 Signs Your Gums Need Help

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...
Dealing with Child Dental Fears

Dealing with Child Dental Fears

They scream. They whine. They throw tantrums. It’s no wonder many parents become so frustrated with their children’s anxiety that they consider not taking them to a pediatric dentist at all. It’s stressful, but perfectly normal. Children experience...
Periodontal Disease

Periodontal Disease

Which affliction is more widespread? Terminal lovesickness The heartbreak of psoriasis The common cold Periodontal disease Not even winter colds (or Cupid’s arrows) strike as many of us as gingivitis – gum disease. As many as 75% of adults will be...
Common Questions About Sedation Dentistry

Common Questions About Sedation Dentistry

Who should try sedation dentistry? Everyone is different. Most people who avoid the dentist suffer from paralyzing fear. Maybe they’ve had a traumatic experience. Some put off going to the dentist because they simply don’t have the time. Others have a low pain...
How to Keep Your Smile Young

How to Keep Your Smile Young

Your smile expresses you, and shows the world a flash of your brilliance and beauty. If you feel young, why not keep your smile young too? Here are several ways to encourage a youthful appearance when you smile! Braces or Invisalign Braces aren’t just for teenagers!...
3 Reasons Flossing Matters

3 Reasons Flossing Matters

You’ve heard your dentist say “brush and floss twice a day!” But why does it matter so much? There are many reasons flossing matters, because it reaches where a toothbrush can’t, and cleans beyond what a mouthwash can do. Without a thin little string, cleaning our...
When Should You See a Dentist?

When Should You See a Dentist?

Like seeing the Doctor, seeing your dentist is an important part of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Dental care is self care, and seeing a dentist can be a relaxing experience that helps you smile brighter and healthier. So when should you see a dentist? Are you...
Does Whitening Toothpaste Really Work?

Does Whitening Toothpaste Really Work?

Everyone wants a brighter smile and there are many ways to achieve a more glittering first impression. Depending on each patient’s needs and situation they may choose in office whitening, or at home whitening kits. What seems like the easiest solution is to reach for...