Root Canals Alleviate Discomfort, Not Cause Pain
May 16, 2017
“You need a root canal.” During dentist visits, few of us hope we hear these words. In fact, most people dread root canals, but the procedure’s reputation is improving ever […] Read more »
Protecting Your Teeth in Sports
April 27, 2017
The weather is getting warmer and it’s time for mountain biking and spring sports. Are your teeth properly protected? Dentists estimate that up to 39% of dental injuries occur while […] Read more »
Happy World Oral Health Day!
March 17, 2017
March 20th is the first day of spring and World Oral Health Day (WOHD). The FDI World Dental Federation started observing WOHD in 2013 as a way to recognize the […] Read more »
Celebrate National Tooth Fairy Day!
February 28, 2017
The legend of the Tooth Fairy is shrouded in mystery. While most traditions are easy to trace through history and originated many years ago, it isn’t so with this winged […] Read more »
February is Children’s Dental Health Month; Get Your Kids Involved!
February 15, 2017
Caring for your child’s teeth begins at birth! If you instill healthy habits in your children while they’re young, this will form a foundation for a lifetime of healthy teeth. […] Read more »
Protecting Your Children’s Teeth
February 9, 2016
February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, making it the perfect time to teach your child about dental hygiene. According to the CDC, about 1 of 5 (20%) of children […] Read more »
Helping Your Smile Survive the Holidays
December 17, 2015
The holiday season truly is the most wonderful time of the year, but it’s also a hectic time when your dental hygiene might take a backseat to late night shopping […] Read more »
Do I Need Cosmetic Dentistry?
November 9, 2015
While cosmetic dentistry is often seen as elective, in many cases a cosmetic procedure can also help you maintain your dental health. Your dentist can reshape your teeth, close spaces, […] Read more »
Happy Orthodontic Health Awareness Month!
October 9, 2015
October is National Orthodontic Health Awareness Month! Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry that deals with teeth and jaw irregularities, like overbites and underbites. If you’ve had braces before, then […] Read more »
Wearing White After Labor Day is OK
August 31, 2015
You’ve always heard that you are never, ever supposed to wear white after Labor Day. But we have to disagree. We think a white smile looks good any time of […] Read more »