Category: Prevention

Has Your Teeth Grinding Habit Started To Change Your Smile?

Years of friction can make gradual changes to your teeth, though for many these changes will be difficult to identify. This is thanks to the remarkable strength of dental enamel, which can withstand considerable pressure over time. However, some people may notice that their teeth have started to look dull, or that they appear to… Read more »

How Can I Make Sure My Kids Remain Cavity-Free?

Taking care of your kids can feel like a demanding job at times, but few matters in life can feel as pressing or rewarding. While helping your child maintain a healthy smile is just part of the care you need to provide, it can be an important part of maintaining their overall well-being. Particularly when… Read more »

When Does A Smile Need A Perio Cleaning?

A routine dental cleaning is offered every six months to help prevent the onset of gum disease and other common oral health issues. But what if you have the warning signs of gingivitis, or suffer from gum disease? To prevent the issue from leading to poor oral health and a higher risk of missing teeth,… Read more »

Schedule Your First Checkup And Cleaning Of 2020

Now that we’re in 2020, you’re likely working on your resolutions and trying to make positive changes in your life. As part of this, we suggest scheduling a visit with your Tucson, AZ, dentist. A routine checkup and cleaning helps protect the health, beauty, and function of your smile, allowing you to enjoy a new… Read more »

Safeguarding Smiles With Periodontal Therapy

Did you know that poor gum health could mean the onset of a serious disease and for some, an increased risk of adult tooth loss? In order to help our Tucson, AZ, patients enjoy optimal oral health, we may recommend periodontal therapy to protect smiles from gingivitis and gum disease. How do we safeguard smiles… Read more »

Does Your Family Need A Checkup?

When was the last time your family (you included) had a dental checkup? The American Dental Association recommends an exam once every six months, and we agree completely. But what makes a checkup so important for keeping smile of all ages healthy and bright? In today’s blog, we’re looking at what happens during a checkup… Read more »

Schedule A Checkup And Cleaning For Your Family

Have you and your family had your smile examined and cleaned by your Tucson, AZ, dentist recently? These preventive treatments are crucial, even if you brush and floss daily. In today’s blog, we’re going to take a closer look at our routine exams and dental cleanings, to help you understand why they’re necessary to ensure… Read more »

What Your Toothache Could Be Trying To Tell You

Does your tooth hurt? Multiple factors could cause pain to develop in a tooth, but the cause may often be related to oral health troubles. You should never ignore a toothache and instead, should contact your Tucson, AZ, dentist. By addressing the issue early, we can prevent complications and protect the health and beauty of… Read more »

The Dangers Of Sugary Christmas Treats

Now that the Christmas holiday has come and gone, you’re probably left with plenty of leftover sugary snacks. From Christmas cookies to pie, these delicious treats could end up putting your smile in danger. Let’s talk abut what our Tucson, AZ, patients can do to avoid tooth decay after the holidays!

Enjoy A Healthy Smile Over Thanksgiving Break

Will you be traveling for Thanksgiving or having family visit your home? Either way, we’re sure you have a wonderful meal planned with all of your holiday favorites. Unfortunately, some of our favorite Thanksgiving dishes tend to be high in sugar and other starches, making cavities more likely. However, there are steps our Tucson, AZ,… Read more »