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...]

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...]

The Power To Prevent Tooth Decay

They say that knowledge is power and knowing what causes tooth decay can give you the power to prevent cavities! Tooth decay destroys both the enamel and inside dentin layer of the tooth. Tooth decay is caused by the combination of high carbohydrate foods and oral bacteria. We have many different … [Read more...]

6 Reasons To Keep Your Smile Healthy

Looking for excuses for not flossing? You won't find them here. A healthy smile is key to your overall wellness. Here are 6 ways that a healthy smile helps you live a healthier life: The chronic inflammation from gum disease has been associated with heart attack and stroke. Oral bacteria can … [Read more...]