Monthly Archives: August 2016

Gum Concerns: Did You Know?

Did you know that your gum disease might not be the result of bad dental hygiene alone? It’s true. However, it’s important to remember that skipping brushing and flossing (as well as dental cleanings) or doing an all around lax job has certainly contributed to your inflammation. Surprisingly enough, there are factors (some within your… Read more »

Family Care: 2 Ways To Perk Up Your Home Care

Are you finding that your family’s feelings about home dental care is not so great? Has your dental hygiene been in the doldrums for a while now? While it might seem like you’re just going to have to brave your brushing and flossing without any joy for the the remainder of your life, this is… Read more »

FAQs: Dental Bridges

Do you think you have a decent handle regarding the details of dental bridges but you wouldn’t necessarily bet on it? When you find that you have collected some facts but that your general knowledge is a bit scattered, it’s a good idea to come talk with us! We are your professional dental care team,… Read more »

OTC Whitening: A Quick Quiz

The moment you decide that you want a whiter smile is the moment you should contact us to set up time to learn more about professional whitening. What you should not do, however, is head out to the store to pick up an over-the-counter option to brighten up your smile. What’s wrong with OTC teeth… Read more »

Quiz: Why Continue (Or Begin) Flossing?

You may wonder to yourself, what might happen if you stopped flossing? Or, what might happen if you simply continue to avoid flossing forever? Is it true that something negative will occur with your smile or will your teeth and gums remain healthy? In short, if you choose to avoid flossing, negative consequences are certainly on the… Read more »

Q&A: Teeth Whitening Safety

While the finished result of seeing your beautiful, freshly vibrant smile in the mirror makes the benefit of teeth whitening sound amazing, you might find yourself worrying a little bit about the process. After all, you will be receiving whitening gel on your teeth that will essentially bleach away the stains. Is this dangerous, you… Read more »

Why Does My Mouth Feel … Yucky?

Much like attempting to explain to a car mechanic what you think is going wrong with your car based on the noises you’ve been hearing, trying to talk to us about the way your mouth feels can be a little bit difficult. While letting us know you’re experiencing a generally, “yucky” feeling doesn’t necessarily translate… Read more »

Q&A: How-Long-Does-It-Take Questions

One of those factors that tends to hold patients back from accessing the particular dental treatments they want? Time. We often discover that a patient is interested in dental care but is worried about how long a procedure will take or how many visits it will require. The great news is that in general, you will… Read more »

Why Protect Your TMJs?

Obviously, nobody wants to find themselves suffering from an oral health problem like TMJ disorder. However, it’s entirely possible that you may wonder why addressing an issue with your jaw joints is so pressing. After all, a lot of people deal with a popping jaw every now and then. Furthermore, we may have detected early… Read more »

Quiz: How Damage Affects Your Smile

Do you know much about what to expect once we diagnose you with an oral health concern that requires restorative care? Perhaps you feel like you have the luxury of time (the rest of your life perhaps) to schedule that appointment. Maybe you assume we are overreacting and that you might as well wait until… Read more »