3 Ways to Prevent Cavities

3 Ways to Prevent Cavities

We all want to avoid cavities and the discomfort and inconvenience they cause. But what are cavities and what causes them? Cavities are what happens when the hard surface of your tooth, the enamel, decays or becomes damaged, and a hole forms. There are many things...
Tools for Dental Health

Tools for Dental Health

There are many tools available for home use to help you care for your teeth. Maintaining good dental hygiene is important to your overall health. Poor dental hygiene can cause many health issues including cavities, gum disease, or bad breath. Learn more about the...
How Braces Help Your Jaw

How Braces Help Your Jaw

Braces are often thought of as a cosmetic procedure. But braces do more than make your smile beautiful, they can also help make it more healthy! Here are several ways braces help your jaw. Improves Teeth and Jaw Alignment Braces can help correct teeth that are not...
How to Get Healthy Gums

How to Get Healthy Gums

Gum disease is a common ailment that affects many adults, with almost 50% of adults over 30 experiencing gum disease, and that rate rises in adults over 65, to over 70%! So how do you get healthy gums? Here are several tips to encourage and maintain good gum health!...
Are Dental Cleanings Preventive Care?

Are Dental Cleanings Preventive Care?

We often hear that preventive care is important. Our insurance companies, doctor’s offices, magazines, articles all tout preventive care. But what is preventive care for dental health? And how often do you need things like dental cleanings and x-rays? These are...
7 Ways to Tackle Gum Sensitivity

7 Ways to Tackle Gum Sensitivity

Do you have swollen, irritated or painful gums? Do your gums bleed or become sore when you brush or floss your teeth? If yes, unfortunately you are suffering from gum sensitivity. Gum sensitivity and soreness is one of the most common, yet ignored dental health...