Using Dental Tape

Dental tape is a relatively new product to appear on the oral hygiene product landscape. In many ways dental tape is similar very similar to dental floss. The tape is essentially a small ribbon made of woven nylon threads. And just like dental floss, it comes in waxed and unwaxed varieties with different flavor options…. Read more »

Bad Breath: What Can You Do?

Do you worry about bad breath? Do you know what you can do to counter this problem? While it’s normal to experience bad breath—everyone does occasionally—it isn’t a pleasant experience. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do. One thing you can try is avoiding foods such as garlic and onions. Substances in these… Read more »

Advice From the American Dental Association

Many people know that the American Dental Association knows what they are talking about when it comes to oral health. Over the years, the ADA has put oral care first among their patients since 1859. Today, the American Dental Association now states that more than157,000 dentists are part of the organization. When it comes to… Read more »

Eating After Root Canal Therapy

In reality, root canals aren’t nearly as bad as people think. In fact, most patients who have had root canal therapy aren’t too worried if they’re told they need another. Still, your teeth could be extremely sensitive right after your treatment, and there are a few things you should do to keep your smile safe…. Read more »

Dealing with Tinnitus

Are you bothered by a ringing, clicking, hissing, roaring, or buzzing in your ear? Do you sometimes hear these sounds when things are otherwise silent? If you hear any of these sounds, you may be suffering from tinnitus. Generally, tinnitus is more annoying than it is dangerous, but it can lead to a variety of… Read more »

Teething: What Can You Do?

Is your child teething? Do you and your child need relief? It is important to contact your dentist if your child has symptoms like a fever or diarrhea (these are not actually caused by teething) or if you can’t calm your child down. But, to help you and your baby escape the experience comfortably, we… Read more »

Making Your Pearly Whites Bright Again

Are you beginning to feel self-conscious about your yellowing teeth? You’re not alone. It’s actually fairly common for many people to have their bright, white smile begin to discolor over the years. There are several factors that contribute to making your pearly whites look stained or discolored. For instance, poor dental hygiene can also affect… Read more »

Why a Dental Bridge Is the Perfect Solution for You

A dental bridge is a strong, successful product that is made to give you the smile you have always wanted. It is the perfect solution if you have an unattractive, gapped smile that consists of one or more missing teeth, and it is a great option if you wish to improve your appearance and boost… Read more »

Is it Time to Remove Your Wisdom Teeth?

Wisdom teeth are a third set of molars that reside in the back of your mouth, and usually come in between the ages of 17 and 25. Through X-rays, your dentist should be able to tell you what stage your wisdom teeth are at and whether or not you need them removed. Many people who… Read more »