17 Jul 2018

The Importance of Flossing to Your Gums

Every time you visit the dentist for a checkup, there's one question you're almost certain to hear: "Have you been flossing regularly?" For a lot of patients, the answer isn't always yes. Many people make a point of brushing their teeth twiceRead More
12 Jul 2018

Dental Habits to Break Now!

You want to keep your teeth healthy, so you do your best to brush regularly, floss and use mouthwash, all of which make for a great start. But while you care for your teeth in the morning and night, yourRead More
10 Jul 2018

Exploring the Advantages of Invisalign

Invisalign is a popular alternative to traditional braces. It is a type of clear aligner that you can use instead of metal or Damon braces. This involves a range of clear plastic aligners that resemble mouth guards that are custom-madeRead More
5 Jul 2018

The History of Toothbrushes

Toothbrushes play an essential role in keeping our mouth and teeth healthy, and have for decades. But, toothbrushes have seen many changes before reaching the brightly colored dental cleaning device they are today. We take a look at how farRead More
3 Jul 2018

Impacted Wisdom Teeth: What You Need to Know

There are few oral health issues that can be as painful or disruptive to daily life as impacted wisdom teeth. Although the pain of impacted wisdom teeth is often enough to let you know that something is wrong, it isRead More
26 Jun 2018

What Causes Toothaches?

No matter how conscientious you are about your oral care routine, at some point in your life you will probably experience the discomfort of a toothache. Though a cavity is the most likely culprit, it is only one of severalRead More
21 Jun 2018

When is the Right Time for Braces?

The American Dental Association recommends that children have an initial visit to the orthodontist at age seven. Generally, the teeth and mouth haven't developed enough yet prior to that age. Most children will not need braces at age seven, butRead More
19 Jun 2018

The Ins And Outs of Thumb Sucking

Parents typically have long lists of concerns when it comes to the health and wellness of their children. They want their kids to grow up healthy without developing any habits that would jeopardize their development. Thumb sucking is one ofRead More
14 Jun 2018

When is it Time to Change My Toothbrush?

It's easy to know when to replace worn out shoes or faded clothes. But how often should you change your toothbrush? It all depends on your usage, health and preferences. Before you brush again, ask yourself whether it’s time forRead More