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Are You Committing These Flossing Sins?

You probably already know flossing is crucial, but did you know there’s a right way and a wrong way to floss? And did you know many of the mistakes associated with flossing can prevent you from getting the full effects of the practice?

Sep 1st, 2022
5 Problems You Can Avoid with Effective Tooth Brushing

Do you know if you’re using effective techniques when brushing your teeth? If you’re not sure it matters all that much, consider some of the problems you can easily avoid when you brush your teeth the right way.

Aug 8th, 2022
How to Cope with an Abscess Before Your Dental Exam

Treating an abscess can be stressful, but for many, it’s the waiting period before they can get treated that causes the pain. We’ve collected a few at-home remedies you can use to minimize abscess pain before your appointment.

Jul 1st, 2022
5 Telltale Signs of a Root Canal Infection

Did you know that sometimes patients can get infections post-root canal procedure? It isn’t common, but the possibility means you should know what an infection looks like for your safe recovery from a root canal.

Jun 1st, 2022
How to Handle Pain After Your Tooth Extraction

Are you worried about your tooth extraction? The thought of discomfort after the fact can be a deterrent for many, but fortunately, there are ways to deal with it, allowing you to recover safely and without severe pain.

May 1st, 2022
Caring for Your Dental Implant: Mistakes to Avoid

Dental implants can be a great solution to a missing tooth problem. But what do you need to do afterward? And what are the biggest mistakes we see when it comes to caring for a dental implant? We’ve got all the answers here.

Apr 1st, 2022
6 Complications of Impacted Wisdom Teeth

Are you looking to avoid any possible complications associated with impacted wisdom teeth? We’d be happy to tell you what they are and why surgery is often the best option when dealing with this issue.

Mar 3rd, 2022
This is What Happens when You Skip Dental Cleanings

Can you take care of your teeth at home rather than getting an annual dental cleaning? The answer is a firm no, as you need regular cleanings to avoid all kinds of problems with your oral and overall health.

Feb 3rd, 2022
5 Signs it's Time for a Tooth Filling

Do you know the signs that you have a cavity in need of filling? If not, it’s time to make sure you’re armed with this vital information and to seek treatment from your dentist if necessary.

Jan 4th, 2022
5 Ways to Prevent Periodontitis

For most people, periodontitis may not be a big concern for oral health, but it should be. The problem is prevalent, dangerous, and highly preventable. We’ll show you how to avoid periodontitis with little effort.

Dec 9th, 2021
Why Flossing Properly Makes all the Difference

Is flossing really necessary? You bet, and in addition, it’s crucial to know how to floss the right way. This will help to keep your mouth as healthy as possible between your regular dental cleanings.

Nov 7th, 2021
How to Make the Most of Your Teeth Whitening Treatment

Do you want to get your teeth whitened? Are you hesitating because you’re not sure how to maintain the results? Let us give you some information on making the most of your professional teeth whitening procedure.

Oct 11th, 2021
Recovering After Oral Surgery: 5 Helpful Practices

Knowing the post-surgical procedures of oral surgery is just as important as knowing what will happen on the day. Follow our tips and tricks for quick and effective healing so you can start feeling better in no time.

Sep 1st, 2021
Am I a Candidate for an Implant?

Have you lost a tooth? Are you considering getting a dental implant to fix the problem and restore your smile to its full glory? Let us give you the lowdown on whether or not you will be a good candidate for the procedure.

Aug 12th, 2021
The Stages of Gum Disease and How to Prevent It

Gum (or periodontal) disease comes in three stages. Although treatment is possible, it’s always better to prevent any instance of gum disease rather than to have to seek remedies for the issue down the road.

Jul 15th, 2021
Nervous About Seeing the Dentist? Here's How You Can Prepare

Dental anxiety affects millions of Americans, preventing many people from getting the care they need to avoid serious oral health problems. If you’re worried about your upcoming visit, here are seven things you can do to prepare and relax.

Apr 1st, 2021
Adjusting to Life With Braces

You’re on your way to straighter teeth and a dazzling smile. But just this moment, your teeth are protesting. When you align your teeth with braces, it changes the way your mouth feels and works. Here’s how to adjust.

Mar 3rd, 2021
Common Dental Problems for Seniors

Your teeth have served you well for years, but wear-and-tear and age-related problems can begin to take their toll as you grow older. Here’s a look at what to watch out for when it comes to aging and dental health.

Jan 1st, 2021
Why You May Need a Root Canal

Nothing can strike fear like hearing the words “root canal.” But although it might sound scary, today’s root canals are frequently painless. What’s more? This common procedure can remove infection and stop decay, saving your tooth.

Nov 30th, 2020
What Should I Include in my Dental Hygiene Routine?

Once your adult teeth develop, they’re designed to last a lifetime, Unfortunately, tooth decay and gum disease may have other plans, which makes good hygiene a top priority. Here’s how to properly take care of your teeth.

Oct 1st, 2020
Help! My Teeth Are Yellow

Yellow, discolored teeth can impact your smile, your appearance, and your self-esteem. Learn the best, safest, and most effective way to eliminate stains, brighten your teeth, and improve your smile.

Sep 2nd, 2020
Adjusting to Life with Dentures

Life with dentures means a restored, healthier mouth and renewed confidence when you eat, talk, and smile. It takes some time, however, to get used to wearing dentures. Follow these practical tips for adjusting to life with your new dentures.

Aug 2nd, 2020
4 Essential Tips to Prevent Gum Disease

Have you been putting off your regular dental cleaning? Do your gums feel tender or painful? You could be putting your oral health at risk, and that could lead to even bigger problems. Keep reading to learn more.

Jul 2nd, 2020
Periodontal Treatment: How We Remedy Gum Disease

If you’ve been told that you have periodontitis or gum disease, you probably have questions. This post answers some of them. The most important thing you need to know, though, is that treatment is available to restore good oral health.

May 6th, 2020
Need a Root Canal? Here's What to Expect

Do you have sudden pain when you bite down or chew on something very cold or very hot? Is the onset of pain slowly growing more frequent? You could have an infected tooth. Good news: A root canal can fix it!

Apr 30th, 2020
How to Extend the Results of Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening can make your smile brilliant again, restoring whiteness and adding shine. But how can you maintain these results long-term and avoid the yellowing that seems determined to return?

Mar 16th, 2020
Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.

Dec 28th, 2020