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How to Correctly Brush Your Teeth Correctly For a Healthy Smile

Do you know how often do you brush your teeth? How long do you spend brushing your teeth? Did you know that poor dental health can lead to heart disease and other health problems? Delta Dental conducted a survey in 2014 asking people about their dental habits. They found that only 55% of people brushed their teeth […]

Flossing Fanatics: 6 Ways to Make Flossing Fun for Kids

When it comes to oral hygiene, using the proper flossing technique on a regular basis is crucial. Flossing allows us to get rid of plaque and food debris that even brushing can’t reach. However, flossing teeth is a chore and the average kid will do anything they can to get out of doing it. In […]

5 Tooth-Friendly Recipes For Foodies

Sadly, many of the foods that we love are packed full of sugars and other acids that can erode the enamel on our teeth. This then creates an environment for bacteria to thrive in and cause cavities. But the good news is that there are plenty of tooth-friendly recipes that both your stomach and your […]

How to Buy Dental Insurance – 6 Details to Review and Know

Need to invest in dental insurance? Remember, not all plans are created equally, so it’s best to do your homework before you agree to a policy. Some differences between plans can be easy to spot, but others are more subtle and can be easily missed. As the old saying goes, the devil is in the […]

Top 5 Toothbrushing and Dental Hygiene Apps for Kids

If there’s one thing kids need to learn about their teeth, it’s that after the baby teeth come out, they’re stuck with the same set for the rest of their life. No child wants to have dentures at 30-years-old or younger but if they don’t take care of their teeth, it’s a real possibility. In order to […]

How to Remove Stains from Teeth: A Step-By-Step Guide

The global tooth whitening industry is worth well over $3.2 billion worldwide. For an industry that promises a positive impression with every electrifying smile, it’s probably best to know what it takes to actually preserve your pearly whites. If your chompers aren’t looking the way you want them to, then this article just might be for […]

Look 10 Years Younger

Your smile is one of the first things a person will notice when you meet.  If you would like to improve your smile with a simple procedure, teeth whitening may be a great option for you, especially if you have stained, dull or discolored teeth. Our dental office is providing teeth whitening services to new [...]

Connected Health: Gum Disease and Heart Disease

For decades, scientists have been studying the links between periodontal (gum) disease and heart disease. Over the years, research has continued to find strong correlations between these two inflammatory conditions. While there is work yet to be done, we have already discovered connections that may influence how we approach health care in the future. Consider […]

Are Dental Veneers Right for Me?

We often have visitors to our office ask about solutions for fixing stained teeth or filling in gaps between teeth. We sometimes suggest veneers. Veneers are one cosmetic option available for correcting your smile. Here’s what you should know about veneers, and whether they are right for you and your smile. What Are Veneers? A [...]

The Top 9 Enticing Teeth Brushing Apps For Kids

More than 64% of American kids visit the dentist every six months. Dental health is critical for children. Good habits now can help them to avoid many problems that result from poor oral health, including gum disease, cavities, and tooth decay. Kids need to brush their teeth at least twice a day to prevent the buildup […]