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A Look at Dental Filling Material Options


Hearing from the dentist that you have tooth cavities can be quite painful. However, the modern dental technology has given us several methods to fix dental cavities. Previously, you did not have a lot of choice in dental filling materials. … Continued


What Causes Teeth Grinding?


Teeth grinding, or bruxism, is the term for describing teeth grinding when you are not chewing. The teeth brush against each other with the forward, backward, or sideways movement of the jaw. In most cases, the person is not aware … Continued


Types of Floss and Tips for Flossing: Using Proper Technique


Many people spend lots of time going over the different types of floss and tips for flossing, but both are not equally important. When it comes to keeping the spaces between teeth clean and decay free, nothing compares to flossing … Continued


5 Tips to Prevent Tooth Substance Loss


Preventing tooth substance loss should be a priority if you are serious about keeping tooth decay at bay. Tooth decay is one of the most common health issues right next to a common cold, and it is easy to fall … Continued


Your Guide to Oral Hygiene While You Are on Vacation


Vacation Oral Hygiene Cheat Code: VentilationOral hygiene is probably the last thing on your mind when you are planning your vacation. You are likely thinking about warm temperatures, clear skies, refreshing water, sand and fun. However, if you spend too … Continued


What Dentists Want You to Know About Dental Anxiety


Dental anxiety is fear that is almost as prevalent as the fear of snakes or the fear of heights. About four percent of American adults face the problem. The fear is so strong that there are people who avoid going … Continued


Overcoming Dental Anxiety


Dental anxiety is a lot more prevalent than most people think. Sure, it is completely normal to be somewhat anxious before going to a dentist, but it is not normal to let this anxiety prevent you from properly taking care … Continued


Oral Health Suggestions from Our Dental Office


Being a dentist means that we see all kinds of patients. Very often, patients want to know if there are things they can do in the course of their regular routine to make sure their teeth are in optimum oral … Continued


Why Preventative Dental Care Is So Important


Regular preventative dental care is important. It can help you get an early diagnosis of potential cavities, so you can focus on giving those areas more attention. Regular dental cleanings can help remove plaque so there is not the chance … Continued


What is a Dental Bridge?


Missing one or more teeth? Dental bridges are one of the more common dental treatments used when someone is missing teeth. Having one or more missing teeth tends to make someone smile less because they do not feel confident in … Continued