Category: Prevention

Smart Ways to Care for Your Family’s Smiles

Are you wondering what more can be done to protect your family’s smiles this year? Many parents worry about their kids, particularly those that have already struggled with numerous cavities. Some studies indicate that 30 percent or more of school-aged children will suffer from dental decay, which can cause discomfort while chewing, and left untreated,… Read more »

Could You Do More to Protect Your Gums?

You probably take great care to make sure your teeth remain healthy and beautiful. After all, a gorgeous smile is a great way to show the world you care for yourself, and your health! But what are you doing to care for your gums? The gums are just as important to maintaining a healthy smile… Read more »

Simple Tricks for a Healthier Smile

Do you ever find yourself wondering if it is possible to keep your smile healthy between dental visits? Whether you have struggled with numerous cavities in the past, are concerned by your teeth’s seemingly dingy appearance, or have recently been diagnosed with gum disease, whatever motivation you have for taking better care of your smile… Read more »

Enjoy Healthy Smiles This Year Through Preventive Care

Are your kids actually excited to be heading back to school soon? At this point in the summer, many families are starting to feel restless and ready for the change of pace another school year will bring. Unfortunately, as the calendar begins to fill up with classes and a host of extracurricular activities, it can… Read more »

Freshen Up Your Breath with Great Dental Care

Have you felt embarrassed, lately, by chronic bad breath? Worse, have friends or family members mentioned that your breath has become offensive? No one wants to have a reputation of bad breath. Fortunately, excellent dental care can help. Preventive care, including daily hygiene and routine checkups and cleaning, can help remove plaque bacteria that can… Read more »

Can You Keep Your Smile Healthy Through Preventive Care?

Have you started to wonder if it is actually possible to prevent dental cavities and other common oral health issues? For those that have suffered many dental troubles in the past, it can be troubling and even disheartening to face yet another dental problem. Yet it is possible to keep your smile healthy. It just… Read more »

When Is Periodontal Therapy Necessary?

Have you noticed your gums bleeding when you floss? If so, it might make you want to stop flossing. Unfortunately, that won’t solve the problem. In fact, it could make the situation much worse. You see, bleeding is one common symptom of gingivitis, the first stage of gum disease. Fortunately, there is restorative treatment that… Read more »

5 Simple Ways to Care for Your Smile: Part Two

If you want to enjoy your summer to its fullest, while still heading into autumn with great oral health, it is important to care for your smile, even as you embark on summer adventures and find ways to help beat the heat. Tempting as it can be, during the relaxed days of summer, to overlook… Read more »

5 Simple Ways to Care for Your Smile This Summer: Part One

Summer is a wonderful time for relaxing and taking a break from daily routines. Many people choose to spend more time outdoors soaking up Vitamin D, during the summer months. Their extra days off from work become chances to get out of the office and to log quality time friends and family. Unfortunately, for many… Read more »

Why Do Toothaches Occur?

At some point, nearly all of us will develop an aching tooth. What causes a toothache? The pain may be the result of a sinus infection, or possibly a warning of a problem with your smile. Either way, you should never ignore sudden discomfort and should see your dentist as soon as possible.