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10 Dental New Year’s Resolutions

2022-01-10T05:09:30+00:00

‘Tis the season for reflection and resolutions. Of course, you can improve your oral hygiene any time of year, but there’s something about looking ahead that makes it seem not only possible but probable. Here are our top 10 Dental Resolutions – take any or all of them into 2022! 1. Floss Regularly We know [...]

10 Dental New Year’s Resolutions2022-01-10T05:09:30+00:00

5 Tips to Protect Your Teeth During the Holidays

2021-12-08T00:03:39+00:00

There’s nothing like an unexpected trip to the dentist to derail the most wonderful time of the year. To ensure your teeth stay healthy through the holidays and beyond, follow these tips: 1. Teeth aren’t present-openers or nutcrackers This sounds like a no-brainer, but when an impatient child hands you a toy double sealed in [...]

5 Tips to Protect Your Teeth During the Holidays2021-12-08T00:03:39+00:00

5 Things to Know Before Choosing Your Invisalign Provider

2021-11-04T06:56:29+00:00

Once you’ve decided to use Invisalign® to improve your smile, the next step is to select the right provider. When choosing any healthcare provider, it’s essential to do your research and not simply go with the first name Google serves up. There are over 40,000 Invisalign providers in the US, so it’s important to weigh [...]

5 Things to Know Before Choosing Your Invisalign Provider2021-11-04T06:56:29+00:00

Implants vs. Dentures: Which is Right for You?

2021-10-06T09:57:57+00:00

If you’re dealing with tooth loss, you’re not alone. The American College of Prosthodontists estimates that 178 million Americans are affected by this serious problem. We understand the significant role a healthy smile plays in self-confidence and the far reaching-impact tooth loss can have on a patient’s quality of life. We know there are many [...]

Implants vs. Dentures: Which is Right for You?2021-10-06T09:57:57+00:00

How Do Teeth Become Stained?

2021-09-01T08:10:22+00:00

There’s no shortage of teeth whitening solutions. From in-office lasers to at-home whitening kits and snap-on veneers, there have never been more ways to achieve a white smile! But, before you order a custom kit or hit up the drugstore for whitening strips, there’s more you should know about teeth discoloration. Not all stains are [...]

How Do Teeth Become Stained?2021-09-01T08:10:22+00:00

The Best & Worst Summer Drinks for Your Teeth

2021-08-01T05:00:39+00:00

It’s summertime, and we’ve traded winter coats and hot cocoa for breezy linens and refreshing umbrella drinks. Unfortunately, though you might be counting down the days until your “Out of Office” is on and your feet are in the sand, because the culprits behind tooth decay and enamel damage never take a vacation. We don’t [...]

The Best & Worst Summer Drinks for Your Teeth2021-08-01T05:00:39+00:00

Toothbrush 101

2021-06-30T05:18:44+00:00

The toothbrush is a staple of good oral hygiene, but owning a toothbrush and knowing how to use it properly are two different things! Most of us don’t really give it much thought; we apply toothpaste, brush, rinse, and move on with our day. Unfortunately, simply brushing twice a day doesn’t mean you’re in the [...]

Toothbrush 1012021-06-30T05:18:44+00:00

Save Your Tooth or Pull It?

2021-05-29T05:50:44+00:00

If you’ve been experiencing tooth pain, your inclination might be to just pull the problematic tooth and be done with it! Unfortunately, it’s not always that simple. So, before you choose to extract it, make sure you take time to understand the ramifications. Benefits of saving a natural tooth When possible, saving your natural teeth [...]

Save Your Tooth or Pull It?2021-05-29T05:50:44+00:00

Spring Means Blooms, Sunshine & Oral Cancer Screenings

2021-04-28T17:11:47+00:00

April is oral cancer awareness month. While not as delightful as the other signs of spring – blooming trees and longer days – a focus on early detection is a beautiful thing. While oral cancer (oral cavity and oropharynx cancers collectively) accounts for almost 3% of all cancers diagnosed annually in the United States, it [...]

Spring Means Blooms, Sunshine & Oral Cancer Screenings2021-04-28T17:11:47+00:00

Teeth Whitening FAQ’s

2021-04-13T19:36:55+00:00

Teeth Whitening FAQ's What determines the color of my teeth? The color of teeth is caused by two different things: #1 the pigments in the teeth from when they were formed #2 the extrinsic pigments that over time penetrate the tooth Over time these different pigments can join together causing teeth to appear darker and [...]

Teeth Whitening FAQ’s2021-04-13T19:36:55+00:00