Month: June 2016

What Is Malocclusion?

Malocclusion is a word dental professionals use when teeth do not line up properly. It is sometimes called “bad bite.” Sometimes malocclusion can be a cosmetic issue, and other times is can be both cosmetic and functional. Malocclusion can affect speech, the ability to eat comfortably, and even breathing. Most cases of malocclusion are heredity,… Read more »

Why Teeth Need Cleaning

One of the first habits we’re taught as children is how to properly, and consistently, brush and floss our teeth to prevent dental issues from forming. However, as adults, time and life may have diluted the importance of keeping your teeth clean, until you develop a toothache or your dentist tells you that your teeth… Read more »

Yes, You Need To Brush Your Tongue

The answer will always remain: Yes, you need to brush your tongue. Brushing your tongue is an essential part of your dental hygiene. Rest assured, we understand that you might not fully understand why this is so important – or how you should go about brushing this oral organ – which is why we are… Read more »

Toothbrush Q&A Session

How’s your dental hygiene going? Do you feel like you have gotten everything completely sorted out and you know exactly which type of toothbrush best suits your needs? Or, do you feel like you’re getting closer to streamlining the experience but it sure would be nice to learn just a bit more about choosing the… Read more »

OTC Whitening: Questions And Answers

Have you come to the conclusion that it’s time to receive teeth whitening, so you can feel confident and happy about the way your smile looks? Are you hesitating to contact our practice to schedule a visit because you think it might be more convenient to purchase OTC whitening products that you keep seeing at… Read more »