Category: Preventive Dentistry

Healthy Summer Drinks: How Much Do You Know?

Summer, especially in the southern states, can be harsh, hot, and dry. Not only are we always thirsty, the news and radio forecasters are always reminding us to stay hydrated. What tastes better in the summer than an ice cold glass of sweet tea, or lemonade, or soda? But, are they healthy summer drinks? Find… Read more »

Electric Toothbrushes: Yes, No, Maybe?

When it comes to certain aspects of your oral health, we can answer with a definitive “yes” or “no.” For instance, if you ask us if sugar is good for your teeth, we will say no. If you ask us if you need to come in for cleanings and checkups, we will say yes. However,… Read more »

Don’t Miss Your Next Checkup and Cleaning Appointment

How many times do you brush and floss your teeth in a day? Hopefully, most people would answer at least twice, sometimes more. Yet, how many times do you visit your dentist for a regular oral exam and dental cleaning? Your dentist and the American Dental Association (ADA) recommend regular dental visits at least once… Read more »

Preventive Care Fast Facts

Do you find that you have what seems a pretty good handle on your preventive care – but there are those little details that you often glaze over because you’re just not sure if you’re getting them right? First of all, remember that we will always be pleased to provide you with answers to any questions… Read more »

2 Tips: Prepping For Your Dental Visit

Have you been seeking out a new dental practice for yourself – or yourself and your family? If so, you may be extremely relieved to have found a place that offers care for the whole family. You may also find yourself a little bit unsure about how to prepare for your first dental visit with… Read more »

Good For Your Health, Bad For Your Teeth

You may find yourself surprised by foods or beverages to which you apply a general label of “good” when you discover they are bad for your oral health. How can something packed full of nutrients be considered dangerous for your smile? The good news is that this topic is not completely cut-and-dry. Remember that many… Read more »

Sinus Headache Or Bruxism?

Do you find yourself feeling completely uncertain regarding the discomfort you experience in your head? Perhaps you tell your symptoms to a loved one who insists that you have a sinus headache. However, you notice that your tongue has a scalloped appearance around its border (or you detect another common sign of bruxism), so you… Read more »

3 Surprising Effects Of Sleep Apnea

As you may already know, sleep apnea has the capacity to seriously interrupt your sleep and your waking life in what seems like equal measure. It will rob you of your sound sleep at night, while resulting in extraordinary fatigue throughout the day (in addition to other unkindly symptoms). What you may not realize is… Read more »

3 Smile Problems And Solutions

Are you dealing with an issue regarding your smile, your oral health, or dental care in general but you don’t know what to do about it? As you know, the best course of action to take is always to pick up the phone, schedule a visit with us, and speak with us in person. We… Read more »

3 Benefits Of Comprehensive Care

You may think to yourself that all you really need is a place you can comfortably receive the preventive care that keeps your smile nice and healthy. Well, and maybe it would be nice to have access to restorative services, too, in case you need a filling or crown. What you may not recognize is… Read more »