Springtime Smile Bliss: Cavity Prevention

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Do you know what a cavity is? A cavity arises due to a hole in your tooth enamel. Oftentimes, cavities are the product of acids chewing through your tooth enamel until the point a hole forms. To help prevent cavities from arising, always establish effective cleaning routines and have a healthy diet in place that… Read more »

Oral Health Advisory: Dental Anxiety

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If you find yourself constantly suffering from dental anxiety, it means that underlying stresses and fears will need to be dealt with. There are several forms of treatments that can help alleviate concerns and worries that often arise with dental anxiety. However, always be sure to let your dentist know about any concerns or worries… Read more »

Flossing for Success in 2018

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We all know that brushing teeth is the foundation for good oral hygiene. But do you put equal focus on flossing? Flossing should be brushing’s lifelong companion. It serves similar purposes to brushing, as it removes plaque and food particles. However, flossing removes them from places your brush cannot reach–the spaces in between your teeth…. Read more »

A Few Notes Pertaining to Oral Cancer Screening

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As the winter season comes around once more, have you done everything you can to keep the oral health in good standing this year? Specifically, have you had an oral cancer screening yet this year? If not, it is important to have your oral cancer screening to determine if you’re suffering from the health disorder…. Read more »

The Storing and Caring of Toothbrushes

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As adults, there are many things we need to take care of. The car, the house, the dog. But is your toothbrush on the list? It should be! Here are 3 basic steps to taking care of your toothbrush. Replace it Frequently: Toothbrushes only last three to four months. This is true even if the… Read more »

Take Care of Your Teeth for a Great Smile!

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Taking care of your teeth and gums means dedicating a few minutes every day to oral hygiene habits, and being aware of the foods you eat. This is a fairly simple process, and can easily be achieved by anyone who wants a great smile! First, brush and floss your teeth. You should brush twice a… Read more »

What Do You Know About Water Flossing?

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If flossing with the long string is a struggle, switch to a water flosser. Typically, water flossers are used when a traditional thread becomes too difficult due to muscle disorders, a physical accident, orthodontic braces are being worn, or simply old age. No matter what reason you need to switch to a water flosser, they… Read more »

How Crowded Teeth Affect Your Oral Health

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Have you ever heard of misaligned or crowded teeth? If so, you probably know that these problems can be fairly embarrassing, but would you be surprised to hear that crowded teeth tend to cause a number of serious dental problems? Luckily, there are also a few options you may want to consider if you’d like… Read more »

How to Keep Plaque at Bay

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Our dental team cares about you and your smile, which is why we encourage you to keep your oral health in tip-top shape. The best thing you can do to do so is keeping plaque away from your teeth and gums. This might be a difficult task because plaque is a white, sticky film that… Read more »

How to Prevent Enamel Erosion

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Enamel erosion can be extremely harmful for your oral health. In fact, it can cause tooth sensitivity, tooth discoloration, rounded teeth, cracked teeth, transparent teeth, and cupped teeth. Enamel erosion in , , is the result of acid wearing away the surfaces of your teeth. This is something our team recommends that you prevent, and… Read more »