Dentistry Blog for Beginners: Toothbrushing Techniques

  If you wish to enhance your oral health care, it's a good idea to inspect your toothbrush care and the parts you are using along with the techniques that you employ. Even simple changes to your toothbrushing techniques can drastically enhance your oral health. Always make sure you are adequately cleaning all sides of a tooth so that you... read more »

Symptoms and Causes of Gum Disease

It is important to make sure that your mouth is well cared for and cleaned at all times. The risks for numerous oral ailments are often due to poor oral hygiene and the lack of cleanliness within your mouth. One such risk is gum disease. Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, results from an infection within your gum tissue.... read more »

Smile Helpers: Dental Anxiety Treatments

Are you a victim of dental anxiety? Dental anxiety is an oral health condition often characterized by stress or fear often arising over the prospect of visiting your dentist office or having an oral health care treatment performed. For help treating dental anxiety, consider this: - If you are suffering from dental anxiety, think about your happy place and visualize... read more »

Guard Your Smile with Durable Dental Sealants

Are you looking to improve your smile for future aesthetics and functionality? Although dental sealants cannot truly reverse dental damage, they are highly effective at preventing future damage from occurring. Guard your smile with durable dental implants. Here are some of the advantages: - Children as young as 6 can safely and effectively benefit from sealants on their molars when... read more »

Keep Sleep Apnea at Bay

Are you aware that sleep apnea has more than one form? Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder in which breathing, while you sleep, becomes difficult or hindered. Central sleep apnea is caused by brain signals facilitating breathing that are being sent from your brain not correctly reaching your body. Obstructive sleep apnea is caused by obstructions in your breathing airway.... read more »

How Important Is Your Mouthwash to Your Oral Health?

How important is your mouthwash to your oral health? Mouthwash is a form of dental cleaner that can accomplish a wide variety of oral health benefits. Depending on your smile’s desires, choose a mouthwash that can safely and effectively help make your smile shine and give you the oral health care you desire. Be cautious about which products to use,... read more »

Is Bruxism Secretly Ruining Your Smile?

Is bruxism secretly ruining your smile? Although bruxism is often found and discovered in individuals who have high stress levels, it can develop in anybody. Typically, bruxism goes unnoticed because it happens unconsciously, often while asleep. If left untreated, it is possible that bruxism can destroy your smile and seriously damage your teeth. The first step is to determine if... read more »