Helping Your Child with Dental Anxiety

What happens when your child is scared of the dentist? For whatever reason, many children are, and it can make dentist appointments difficult. Helping your child through this fear is important because the dentist shouldn’t be a scary place. Also, establishing good dental hygiene from an early age is important to dental health. Read on for some expert tips for …

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Health and Safety Measures all Dentists Should Practice

When you visit the dentist, or any health provider for that matter, you want to be able to trust that your safety and health is a top priority. That doesn’t just mean that they are competent and skilled in their field, but it also means that the office and general practices are kept up to high standards. Here are a …

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What is the Difference between Implants, Root Canals and Crowns?

uL Your dentist has recommended some dental work for you. He used terms like dental implants, root canals, and crowns. Truthfully, you got a little lost in the discussion. Now, you’d like to know exactly what each procedure means. Read on for an explanation of each and what the differences are. Dental Implant – A dental implant is chosen when the …

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7 New Years’ Resolutions for a Healthy Mouth

It’s time for those New Year’s Resolutions — 2019 is just about here. While thinking about getting to the gym or cleaning your closets out, don’t forget about your mouth. This is a great time to establish New Year’s Resolutions related to your dental health. If you need a little inspiration, check out the following ideas for resolutions. Schedule your …

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How to Keep your Smile its Whitest, Even Beyond Whitening

It’s easier now than ever before to get your teeth looking great. In a matter of minutes, you can see a brighter smile with teeth whitening. So how do you whiten your teeth? Many options exist from in-office whitening at your family dentist’s office to doing it at home yourself through a number of different methods. Let’s take a look. …

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A Quick Reference Guide to Cosmetic Dentistry

We often think of the dentist as the one who cleans our teeth or fills cavities. However, dentists do much more than preventative care. These days, dentists often perform cosmetic procedures in addition to regular check-ups and cleanings. What is a cosmetic dentist? The AACD (American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry) defines cosmetic dentistry as dentistry that is aimed at creating positive change to …

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Holiday Dental Hygiene – Don’t Forget!

The holidays are here! It’s a fun and festive time of year, with parties and get-togethers and extra treats, maybe even some overindulgence. Sure, some of your healthy habits may take a short break, but don’t let your dental hygiene fall by the wayside. Here are a few tips to help you maintain your good dental hygiene during the holidays: …

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Keys to Successful Brushing for Your Healthiest Mouth

We all do it. We all brush our teeth, most of us morning and night. Grab the toothbrush, dollop some toothpaste and brush away, right? Actually, there’s a lot more to it than that. To get the most from your brushing techniques and maintain a healthy mouth, follow these expert tips. It may seem complicated, but if you follow these …

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A Quick Guide to Dental Veneers

Maybe you think veneers are only for the rich and famous. But that’s not quite true. Sure, many celebrities turn to dental veneers to achieve the perfect smile, but you can too. There’s a reason so many celebs choose veneers. What Is a Dental Veneer? According to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), a veneer is a “thin piece of …

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