Category: Preventive Dentristry

Fantastic, Frequent, Foolproof Flossing: What Are You Missing?

Flossing, when practiced as part of your daily dental care at home, is something that can provide you with a nonstop source of smile protection! When you know just how to do it, you feel certain about the little details, and you find that following through with flossing as part of just one of your… Read more »

Is Your Diet Damaging Your Dental Health?

Are you a self-described health nut, who has taken many steps over the past few months or even years to lead a healthier lifestyle? If so, one of the first things you may have done is overhaul your diet. While it is always a good idea to move away from greasy foods, and to adopt… Read more »

Simple Steps to Protecting Your Oral Health

Have you made a lot of progress in your fitness journey this year, from choosing healthier foods to fill your plate with, to adding miles to your exercise routine? If so, you may already be able to see and feel the difference these smart choices have made for your body and your overall wellbeing. But… Read more »

Send Your Kids Back to School with Healthy Smiles

The first day of school is nearing quickly, now, and with it will likely come a mix of excitement and anxious anticipation at what the year holds. Before the first class bell rings, though, wouldn’t you like to make sure your kids’ smiles are in tip-top shape? A dental checkup and cleaning can help make… Read more »

Q&A: TMJ Disorder Treatment

Do you have questions about TMJ disorder treatment? Are you curious in part about what to expect from the therapy we offer? Perhaps you are already receiving treatment but you are not sure what you might be able to do on a daily basis to work with – not against – the treatment we have… Read more »

Things Your Dentist Wants You to Remember in 2016

Are you busy making your New Year’s resolutions for 2016? If so, don’t forget to put “care for your smile” on your list. While many people are eager to hit the gym or eat better in January, few remember just how important proper preventive care is when it comes to smiles. Luckily preventive care is… Read more »

Don’t Let the Holidays Derail Your Dental Health

If you’re worried about sticking to a healthy diet this holiday season, and taking great care of your smile, don’t be. With a bit of smart planning and some self-control, it’s easy enough to make it through the holidays with your oral health in tact! From grocery shopping to food storage, here are some of… Read more »

Your Preventive Dentist’s Tips for a Dynamite Smile: Part Two

Great smiles begin at home, with excellent dental hygiene and a well-balanced diet. But they don’t end there. On the contrary, smiles also need regular dental visits, to make sure there aren’t any threats to their beauty or health. Taking wonderful care of your smile through brushing and flossing is a great first step on… Read more »

5 Preventive Dental Essentials You Must Have

The statistics can be scary: Nearly all adults experience dental disease, like tooth decay or gum disease, at some point. The good news? Despite what the statistics might suggest, advanced dental issues like periodontal disease and tooth decay are easily preventable with simple, affordable daily steps. With the right oral hygiene habits, you don’t need… Read more »