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… Read more


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… Read more


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…. Read more


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,… Read more


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… Read more


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… Read more


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… Read more


3 Signs You May Need a Root Canal

While for some ailments or illnesses, managing symptoms at home is a wise choice, when it comes to root canals, calling your dentist to make an appointment is an important decision. So what are some signs that you may need a root canal? Sensitivity If your tooth is persistently sensitive to extreme temperatures, pressure, and… Read more


5 Important Dental Hygiene Habits

Dental Hygiene is more important now than ever as we stay home and stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. Taking good care of your oral health can protect your dentist, your dental staff, and yourself by minimizing your need to see a dentist. Here are 10 important dental hygiene habits you can implement now to… Read more