A Teenager's Guide to Braces

4 Oral Health Reasons A Smoker Should Chew Sugarless Gum

If you are a smoker, you may already know that tobacco use has been linked to many different oral health problems, such as periodontal disease, tooth loss and halitosis. However, a stick of gum may help you overcome some of these issues. Here are four ways that chewing sugarless gum can help a smoker protect […]

The Basics Of Root Canal Treatment

A root canal is often necessary to restore a tooth that has been affected by trauma or deep decay. Should an infection penetrate the protective enamel layer and reach the blood vessels and nerves inside your tooth, endodontic treatment will usually be needed to remove the infected and dead pulp tissue and eliminate pain and […]

Enjoying The Holidays: Four Tips For Enjoying Holiday Treats, Without Sacrificing Healthy Teeth

Fall and winter are synonymous with candy. There’s Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Valentine’s Day: all holidays that promote sweet treats and candy. Unfortunately, candy and sweet treats are bad for your smile. The good news is that you can survive the season and make it out without any cavities.  Here are four tips for surviving […]

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3 Ways To Get Your Kids Excited About Their Oral Health

Your children need to worry about their teeth, but sometimes it is hard to get your kids to care. Do not fret; you have a lot of resources available, like your dentist. And you can also consider the following 3 ways to get your children involved in the health of their teeth.  1. Teach Them […]

3 Levels Of Dental Cleaning For A Healthy Mouth

The phrase dental cleaning usually refers to the once or twice yearly visit to the dentist to have plaque removed from the surface of your teeth. But there are actually a few different stages of dental cleaning that cover a wider range of oral health needs. Your dentist might combine the stages to offer a […]

4 Things You Need To Know About Subperiosteal Dental Implants

Dental implants are artificial tooth roots that anchor a replacement tooth firmly in place. The most common type of dental implants are surgically implanted into your jawbone, but that isn’t always an option. Sometimes, dental implants need to be embedded in the gum tissue instead of the jawbone. These implants are called subperiosteal implants. Here’s […]

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Two Of Your Concerns About Damon System Braces Addressed

Cosmetic problems with your teeth can be an extremely embarrassing problem to have, and in some cases, these issues can be severe enough to cause functional problems with the mouth. Fortunately, braces are a viable treatment option to help correct these issues and restore your smile. However, there are many different types of braces that […]