The Fuss About Floss

You’ve been told for years that brushing your teeth and flossing every day is crucial for maintaining optimal dental health. Does flossing really make that big of a difference? Is brushing enough to keep cavities away and prevent gum disease? What is all the fuss about floss? Simply stated, brushing your teeth is absolutely necessary… Read more »

Now is the Time to Make Mouth-Healthy Resolutions

As New Year’s comes rolling around the corner, it’s time to make mouth-healthy resolutions, especially because of the recent holidays. If you make the following mouth-health resolutions, your oral health and smile will improve more than you might realize: Brush properly each day In order to brush properly, you need to brush two times a… Read more »

What Is the Best Tooth Whitening Product for Me?

Many people find that a bright, white smile says a lot about them. Unfortunately age, tobacco use as well as certain foods and dark beverages can stain your teeth or dull your smile. The general cause of staining and your whitening goals will go a long way to determine what tooth-whitening products or procedures are… Read more »

Protect Your Smile with Athletic Mouthguards

What would it be like if you suddenly found yourself missing a few teeth? Did you know that if you play sports, this is a real possibility? To help you keep your smile safe, we recommend wearing a mouthguard when you play any sport. Please don’t misunderstand; this includes contact sports like hockey and football,… Read more »

Dental Hygienist vs. Dental Assistant

Is it a dental war? Are the hygienists fighting the assistants in the dental world? Not exactly. Dental hygienist and dental assistant are actually two different types of jobs, varying in education, training, and duties. Learn more about the differences between dental hygienists and dental assistants below. What Dental Hygienists Do Dental hygienists must receive… Read more »

Finding the Best Toothbrush for Your Smile

While you are walking down the oral hygiene isle at the store, do you ever wonder what type of toothbrush is best for your smile? If so, we are happy to help you! There are many types of toothbrushes in the world today, and it is important to choose the right brush for your oral… Read more »