Category: General Dentistry

Quiz: Why Are My Lips So Chapped?

It’s one thing to wake up in the morning with chapped lips and then to get the problem to resolve throughout the day. It’s quite another to find that you can’t seem to address the problem. Instead of ending up with a supple smile, you find yourself dealing with cracking and discomfort. The good news… Read more »

3 Reasons To Say No Way To Tobacco

How many reasons can you come up with to say no to tobacco? If you were to ask us this same question, we could certainly rattle off quite a lengthy collection of responses. However, for the sake of brevity and helping you remain informed on the important details associated with your oral health, we would… Read more »

2 Reasons You Should Align Your Smile

You might think that choosing Invisalign treatment is something you do only if you don’t like the way that your smile looks. It’s true that signing up for orthodontic care will certainly lead you toward a straight smile that you can feel proud to look at in the mirror and show off to the rest… Read more »

Your Checkup And Cleaning: How To Get Ready

Are you almost ready for your next dental checkup and cleaning? Did you already schedule it and it is quickly approaching? If so, we strongly encourage you to consider some helpful guidance regarding how to get ready for your visit. Rest assured, our suggestions are very simple and will help you enjoy the most relaxing,… Read more »

Do You Have Dry Mouth?

When you learn about dry mouth, you will quickly discover that the symptoms and definition are actually described in the simple name of the disorder. Your mouth will feel dry. Your lips may dry out and crack. The cause? Insufficient saliva. “What’s the big deal?” you might think to yourself. “It’s just a little dryness.”… Read more »

3 Things Causing Your Acid Erosion

Are you someone who is suffering from acid erosion? If you’re not sure what this is, we can break it down quite simply for you: When your teeth are exposed to acids, the enamel (outer layer of your teeth) are worn down over time. As the enamel is weakened, the strength and health of your… Read more »

2 Reasons You Shouldn’t Play Dentist

Of course, when you’re not a big fan of dental visits, if you struggle with any type of dental anxiety, if you worry about budget, or if you’re just incredibly busy, the idea of taking your dental care into your own hands can sound very attractive. Unfortunately, there’s quite a fine line that exists between… Read more »

FAQs: All About Calcium And Your Oral Health

You might think that your brushing with fluoridated toothpaste and your flossing is going to get you by. However, even after you add necessary dental checkups and cleanings to that list, there’s more to consider. You need to avoid foods and drinks that can damage your smile, as well as bad habits. Then, one day,… Read more »

Fact Versus Fiction: About Your Brushing

If we were to quiz you over your brushing habits and how they relate to your oral health, do you think you would pass with flying colors? Would you be able to tell us about the subtle details that separate “okay” brushing from exceptional brushing? When you feel uncertain about dental hygiene, you may end… Read more »

Happy Holidays And A Few Reminders

Hooray! You’ve made it through the chilly weather and all of the hustle and bustle that comes with readying yourself for the excitement of the holidays. Lo and behold, they are just about to make their final arrival. For your upcoming weekend, you get a nice big “Happy Holidays!” from all of us and we… Read more »