Fluoride FAQs

There are a lot of half-truths and whole lies told about fluoride, here are some answers to some of the basic questions that you may have about fluoride. What is it? Flouride is a naturally occurring substance found in soil, […] Continue Reading

The Five Kinds of Tooth Surfaces and How to Clean Each One

Dental hygiene is all about protecting the gums and the tooth surface. We have different types of teeth in our mouths, and each has five different surfaces, with different kinds of attention needs. Some are easily cleaned with a toothbrush, […] Continue Reading

What Causes Canker Sores?

What are canker sores? Life has its little irritations and canker sores are one of them. Canker sores are small, shallow lesions that form in the mouth. They are pale (either grey or white) and surrounded by inflamed soft tissue. […] Continue Reading

What Causes Morning Breath?

Is morning breath inevitable? How awesome would it be if our breath was as fresh as the rest of our bodies after a good night's sleep? It is actually possible. By knowing what causes morning breath, we can wake up […] Continue Reading

Do Your Teeth Hurt When Food Gets Stuck in Them?

Teeth that are straight and healthy are unlikely to have food stuck between them. Unfortunately, some people end up with food stuck between their teeth on a daily basis.  Food stuck between teeth, teeth and gums or in within teeth […] Continue Reading

The Quickest Ways To Brighten Your Smile

If you are looking for a way to brighten your smile, you are not alone.  Everyone is looking for a way to brighten those discolored or stained teeth.  The question is how long you are willing to wait for the […] Continue Reading

Health Problems Linked To Poor Oral Hygiene

Poor oral hygiene is linked to countless problems throughout the entire body.  The failure to properly floss and brush your teeth really can lead to heart issues, dementia, blood clots, bone loss and beyond.  So do not assume a half-hearted […] Continue Reading

What you Need in Your Morning Dental Routine

If you are like most people, you dread your morning dental routine.  You probably want your coffee and a hot shower as quickly as possible.  The last thing on your mind is preparing your mouth for the day ahead. However, […] Continue Reading

Don’t Let Dental Infection Spread To Other Teeth

At a dentist appointment, we can go over important oral hygiene basics with you. Oral Hygiene BasicsWe will go over oral hygiene basics during a cleaning and examination to ensure that the patient knows how to keep proper hygiene at […] Continue Reading

Flossing Needs To Be A Regular Routine

Oral hygiene basics involve brushing at least twice a day and flossing once a day before brushing. Oral Hygiene BasicsWe will go over oral hygiene basics during a cleaning and examination to ensure that the patient knows how to keep […] Continue Reading