Category Archives: Dentistry
5 Tips to Consider When Looking for a Dentist
Finding a good dentist for you and your family can be a challenging task. It’s not always easy to locate a dental practice that everyone in the family is comfortable with. Consider these tips when searching for the best dentist … Continue reading
Wisdom Teeth – What You Need to Know
What are Wisdom Teeth? Wisdom teeth are the very last teeth that develop in the human mouth. By the time you are twelve, you have gained a full set of adult teeth including two back molars on each jaw. Between … Continue reading
Getting to the Bottom of a Root Canal
Caring for our teeth requires attention to the details. The whitest of smiles can experience a cavity or a chipped tooth. If we do not visit the dentist regularly, these small infractions can lead our pearly whites to become infected. … Continue reading
How Dental Implants Will Change Your Life
Modern science continues to bring ingenious innovations to the dentist’s chair. If you are considering dentures or other options for one or more missing teeth, you might want to consider Dental Implants. Who Can Benefit from Dental Implants? If you … Continue reading
What are Dental Sealants?
Have you or your child struggled with cavities? According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, 92% of adults age 20 to 64 have had dental caries (cavities) in their permanent teeth, as do 42% of children aged … Continue reading
What is CEREC?
What is CEREC? Have you been told that you need a new crown, inlay, onlay, or bridge? This can cause a lot of questions and concerns about the procedure, cost, and how your teeth will look. If you’re looking for … Continue reading
Are Electric Toothbrushes Better Than Normal Ones?
Your dentist has probably told you hundreds of times that you needed to upgrade to a Electronic toothbrush(Sonic toothbrush), but when you see the price tags on an intense cleaning electric toothbrush, you have to ask yourself — is it … Continue reading
What is Plaque, and Why is it Bad?
If you go to your dentist’s office every six months, you have likely heard your hygienist stressing the importance of removing plaque. But what is plaque and why is it made out as a monster hiding away in our mouths? … Continue reading
The Benefits of Flossing Your Teeth Daily
Do you floss your teeth daily? Many people do not take the time to floss their teeth on a day to day basis. Why? Every Dentist has heard the same reasons. There’s not enough time, or you didn’t realize the … Continue reading
Healthy Gums Equals Healthy Teeth
Gum health is essential for good teeth and overall mouth health. Plaque and bacteria left to fester on the gums will eventually cause periodontal disease (gum disease). This can result in tooth loss, and a variety of other health problems. … Continue reading