Category: Preventive Dentistry

Questions About Your Dental Cleaning?

You might not immediately see the need for regular dental cleanings if you’re diligent about cleaning plaque off of your teeth every day (preferably twice a day, at least). The truth, though, is that removing plaque on a daily basis is only the half the battle – to truly protect your smile, you need the… Read more »

Blood Pressure And Dental Care?

Are you someone struggling with high blood pressure? Do you know what is causing this particular concern? Have you done anything about it? First things first, it is extremely important to address hypertension because it increases your chance of experiencing more severe health problems like stroke or problems with your heart. When it comes to… Read more »

Quiz: Protecting Kids’ Smiles

How anxious do you become when planning out or keeping up with preventive care for your kids’ smiles? Are you worried that you are dropping the ball on a particular area of dental care? Maybe you think you’re missing an essential detail that might lead to problems like tooth decay. First, we suggest that you… Read more »

Need To Buy A Better Brush?

Are you sure about the toothbrush you are using? Unfortunately, patients often incorrectly assume that any brush they choose for their smiles is going to be good enough. However, paying attention to the details can actually make a huge difference when it comes to your ability to keep your teeth and gums in beautiful, healthy… Read more »

2 Preventive Visit Details You’re Overlooking

When you sit down to schedule your preventive care visits, is there something that causes you to change your mind? Do you feel overwhelmed when it comes to keeping up with your prevention with us, even though you are consistently performing excellent dental hygiene habits at home? In some instances, there are certain aspects of… Read more »

3 Things To Do Before Your Visit

Do you feel a bit unsure about how to prepare for a dental care visit? If so, you have nothing to worry about. Coming in to see us doesn’t require too much preparation or planning. However, to ensure you enjoy convenient, streamlined care, we do suggest you consider a few helpful tips for your easiest,… Read more »

Preventive Dentistry Quiz

Do you make sure you set aside time every day to clean your smile with brushing and flossing? Are you completely committed to scheduling your preventive care visits with us as we suggest? Do you know if you’re doing your best when it comes to avoiding problems with your oral health – or are you just… Read more »

Questions About Your Tongue

How much do you know about your tongue when it comes to preventive care? Do you know how to best clean your tongue, whether you even need to clean your tongue, or how to determine when your tongue is letting you know something isn’t quite right? Since you likely spend most of your energy dedicated… Read more »

Holiday Alert: Elf Sighting

As our team prepared for a day of treating the smiles of our wonderful patients, we noticed a new visitor who had recently made a very long journey: It was an elf! He was propped up on the shelf! If you are familiar with elves who come in from the North Pole to keep an… Read more »

End Of Year Flossing Review

As the year comes to a close, we reflect on the things we enjoyed for 2015 and those aspects of our lives we would like to improve. When you’re a dental professional, a lot of those resolutions tend to center on preventive care and associated benefits. As a result, we like to review dental hygiene routines… Read more »