When the dentist asks you how your flossing habits are doing, is it an easy question to answer? It can be hard to answer honestly sometimes, but whether you lie and say you floss every day, or you are honest and tell him you never do it, it doesn’t matter: the dentist can tell as […]
Regular dental visits are about more than maintaining your aesthetic appeal. A dental exam can also uncover a lot about your whole-body health, including revealing your risk level for chronic disease. The research suggests that mouth health is a mirror to your internal condition. Chances are if your oral health is good, so is the […]
When it comes to dental complications, tooth sensitivity is often one of the most complained about. Often a short and sudden pain, tooth sensitivity can impact your day to day life. So what exactly can you do to overcome tooth sensitivity? First, let’s cover some of the most common reasons a patient may experience tooth […]
Everyone likes a good myth, like George Washington and his “wooden dentures,” but what happens when a dental myth can affect your oral health? There are quite a few myths that have existed for years that some of our patients actually believe; this can result in increased dental complications. Today, we’re here to clear up […]
It is not necessary to own an electric toothbrush, but one can certainly clean your teeth more thoroughly than a manual toothbrush. Many dentists will recommend brushing twice a day with an electric toothbrush instead of a traditional brush. Electric Toothbrush vs. Manual Toothbrush Before sorting through toothbrushes and making a final decision, you might […]
The key to having teeth that last a lifetime is to take good care of them now, but what does that mean for your dental care routine? The fact is, there’s more to taking care of your teeth than just brushing them every day. Here are a few dental tips to help you keep your smile in top shape for years to come.