Archives for December 2013

Happy New Year and Happy Healthy Smiles

How's this for a New Year's resolution that you can keep - resolve to maintain a healthy smile in 2014! The easiest part of keeping this resolution will probably be the tooth brushing - most people brush their teeth every day. To maintain good oral health brush morning and night with a fluoride … [Read more...]

Start The New Year With A Whiter Smile

Lots of us make New Year's Resolutions and most of us don't keep them. If your resolution is to look better in 2014 then a brighter, whiter smile can help you achieve your goal! Our smile is one of the first things people notice about us. A dingy, discolored smile can make us appear older than we … [Read more...]

Top Excuses for Not Flossing

What's your excuse for not flossing? Only about half of us floss every day and 10% of Americans never floss which is too bad because flossing is vitally important for healthy teeth and gums. Here are some of the top excuses dentists hear from those who avoid flossing: I don't know how. OK, … [Read more...]

Dental Care Important For Seniors

Some people seem to think that once they get past a certain age they no longer need to visit the dentist. Not true, seniors need to visit the dentist regularly. In fact, good oral health is more important as we get older! Here are a few of the common oral health problems that our senior patients … [Read more...]

Candy That Prevents Cavities?

Candy that keeps you from getting cavities?  It seems too good to be true, but researchers have created a candy that can reduce the number of bad bacteria in your mouth without harming the good bacteria. We have lots of bacteria that live in our mouths, some of these bacteria are are good for us … [Read more...]