Good Oral Hygiene Benefits That Might Surprise You

If you think that an attractive smile is the main benefit of good oral hygiene, you’re missing out on a number of other positive outcomes that are even more important for your overall well-being. Investing in both your home oral hygiene practices and routine professional care will reap many rewards. Establishing a relationship with a… Continue reading Good Oral Hygiene Benefits That Might Surprise You

Do I really need to pay attention to my tongue?

The short answer to this question is yes. You absolutely should pay attention to your tongue during oral hygiene and when performing self-examinations for oral cancer. Our family dentistry practice provides oral cancer screenings, professional dental cleanings, and general care so that you can enjoy optimal oral health. If it’s time for a checkup with… Continue reading Do I really need to pay attention to my tongue?

How to Keep the Treats from Playing Tricks On Your Child’s Teeth

Halloween is beloved by children and adults. It gives people a chance to attend parties, visit neighbors, and prepare fun costumes. Instead of fearing ghosts and ghouls, almost every dentist fears candy and its effects on oral health during Halloween. Candy contains massive amounts of sugar, which contribute to tooth decay – especially among children.… Continue reading How to Keep the Treats from Playing Tricks On Your Child’s Teeth

Healthy Ways to Satisfy a Sweet Tooth

While your family dentist might approve the occasional indulgence, sweet treats should never be considered a daily staple. There are many ways to satisfy your sweet tooth that taste great and won’t negatively impact your dental health. Examples of Healthy Sweets Fresh fruit is a choice that is flavorful, sweet, and satisfying. Of course, an… Continue reading Healthy Ways to Satisfy a Sweet Tooth