Updates and Tips

Common Oral Health Fictions: The Facts

In centuries past, people cleaned their teeth with bits of wood and bark. Modern dentistry has progressed into an established and reliable medical practice based on science and technology. Some..

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The Dos and Don’ts of Wearing Braces

Often, a dentist prescribes braces to patients with orthodontic challenges; braces can help correct individual problems and misaligned teeth. These dental appliances are used to straighten and properly align teeth,..

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Understanding Dental “Lingo”

Sometimes when you visit the dentist, you’ll hear some terms with which you’re unfamiliar. If you ask, a good dentist will happily explain the meaning of what they’re saying. There’s..

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Factors That Cause Gingivitis

If you notice that your gums look inflamed, then you might have a condition known as gingivitis. Gingivitis occurs when bacteria collects along a tooth’s gum line. This is more..

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Habits that Weaken Your Teeth

Many habits impact teeth and gums — and affect overall health. Smoking promotes gum disease, which normally ends with all teeth being pulled and replaced by dentures. Here are five..

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