Dental Care

When is it Time to Change My Toothbrush?

It's easy to know when to replace worn out shoes or faded clothes. But how often should you change your toothbrush? It all depends on your usage, health and preferences. Before you brush again, ask yourself whether it’s time for a new toothbrush. Here are some tips on how to make that decision. When should [...]

2019-01-16T14:04:30+00:00Dental Care|

What is a Gingivectomy?

According to the American Dental Association nearly 47.2 percent of Americans over 30 have some form of periodontal disease (also known as gum disease). Without preventing gum disease, or taking proper care once diagnosed, patients who have a form of gum disease will likely eventually lose their teeth. A gingivectomy may be performed to heal the effects [...]

2019-01-16T14:04:36+00:00Dental Care|

Oral Care Tips for the Busy Professional

It’s not uncommon for patients to admit they wish they practiced better teeth and mouth cleaning habits. People who have demanding jobs are sometimes the worst offenders in maintaining consistent healthy mouth habits.  Because prevention is the key to a healthy mouth, we’ve compiled a handy list of suggestions for the busy professional. Here are [...]

2019-01-16T14:04:46+00:00Dental Care|

What is a Tooth Extraction

Natural teeth are ideal for biting, chewing and, maintaining mouth and jawbone structure, which is why a dentist’s first priority is to help restore, save, and repair your natural teeth. However, sometimes a tooth extraction is unavoidable. In this post, we take a look at what a tooth extraction is and what you should expect. [...]

2019-01-16T14:06:37+00:00Dental Care|

How to Deal with Dental Phobia

Let's be honest: not many people enjoy going to the dentist. Many people grumble about their preventive and restorative dental care appointments, and some even avoid them altogether. In fact, more than 80 percent of American adults have some fear of the dentist and nearly 25 percent of Americans are so fearful that they avoid [...]

2019-01-16T14:06:42+00:00Dental Care|