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Should I Brush or Floss my Teeth First?


People often wonder if they should brush, floss or rinse first. This is a perfectly legitimate question that plenty of dentists do not address for varying reasons. In fact, some dentists do not have an opinion as to whether the […] Continue Reading


Should I Brush or Floss my Teeth First?


People often wonder if they should brush, floss or rinse first. This is a perfectly legitimate question that plenty of dentists do not address for varying reasons. In fact, some dentists do not have an opinion as to whether the […] Continue Reading


Empower Yourself to Fight Acid Erosion


Resolve to fight acid erosion and the effect it can have on dental enamel this year. With 2017 in the rearview mirror, is an excellent time to think about oral health and how to go about improving it in 2018. One […] Continue Reading


Get the Most Out of Your Toothbrush Routine


All day long, our teeth take the wear and tear of our day, from our morning coffee to our midnight snack. The teeth face exposure to a variety of different elements multiple times a day, which is why they need […] Continue Reading


Nutritional Advice From Your Dentist


Rise and shine breakfast lovers because your day is about to get a whole lot better with today’s discussion on the health benefits of your favorite morning meal. With recent studies showing that eating breakfast can help reduce weight, high […] Continue Reading


Why You Should See a Dentist About Your Chipped Teeth


Chipped teeth do a lot more than ruin your smile. They can lower your confidence which in turn affects how you interact with others in your personal and professional life. Then, there are the potential medical issues you could end […] Continue Reading


Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures That Can Improve Your Smile


Flipping through the pages of magazines or watching videos online, it is obvious that a majority of celebrities receive some form of cosmetic dental work to their smile. People can have bright and shiny teeth, a straight smile, perfectly-shaped teeth […] Continue Reading


Not Sleeping Can Make You Gain Weight, More from a Local Dentist


As a dentist, we are concerned with all areas of our patients’ health and well-being. We know how important it is for our patients to live a healthy life. The health of teeth and gums is just one part of […] Continue Reading


A Dentist Discusses the New Trend in Hydrogen Water


As a dentist, we find that there are any number of new fads and trends in healthy living that come to our attention. One of these is the use of hydrogen water. Celebrities like Blake Lively, actively promote drinking hydrogen […] Continue Reading


Preventative Dentistry Tips for At Home Care


Preventative dentistry involves taking care of your teeth and gums at home. While we can help with this during regular dental exams and teeth cleanings, the teeth will suffer without a daily care routine. Here are some suggestions for ways […] Continue Reading