Gingivitis? We can Help!

You’ve probably heard about gingivitis but do you really know what it is? Do you know what causes it or what it does to your teeth? Do we know how to treat the problem, or even better, know how to prevent it? If you’re interested in learning more about this issue, please read on. Gingivitis… Read more »

The Three Facts You Didn’t Know About Breastfeeding and Dental Care

Do you wish you knew more about what breastfeeding does to your child’s smile? If so, our team has some helpful information for you! Breastfeeding in , , is extremely beneficial for your child’s smile. There are many things you may not know about this feeding routine, and some of those things are: Breastfeeding can help… Read more »

The Tips You Need to Handle a Chipped or Broken Tooth

Have you recently chipped or broken your tooth? If so, there is no need to panic. With the help of Dr. and our dental team, your oral health will be restored as soon as possible. For now, we recommend improving the situation by doing the following things: – Save the pieces: It’s best to save… Read more »

Root Canal: The Recovery Process

Recovering from a root canal is much like recovering from any other dental procedure: it requires time and excellent care. To ensure your recovery is quick and comfortable, we offer the following suggestions: – Don’t eat until the numbness wears off: Chewing with a numb mouth increases your chances of biting your cheek or tongue,… Read more »

Six Possible Causes of Non-Pearly Baby Teeth

From the moment a child cuts his or her first tooth, dental care becomes an important part of healthy growth and development. However, even if you keep your child’s teeth clean and strong, some children still experience tooth discoloration. Here are six possible causes behind non-pearly pearly whites: 1. Weak enamel Inadequate enamel formation is… Read more »

The Best Ways to Relieve Teething Discomfort

If you’re having trouble finding the perfect soothing solution for your teething baby, our team is more than happy to help you! Teething can be a long, difficult process that generally begins when the baby is 6 months old and typically stops around 3 years old. To make this time period a bit easier, our… Read more »

Hardened Tartar Is a Serious Threat to Oral Health

Residual food particles and the natural bacteria in your mouth, easily form into a film of plaque. If these food particles and plaque is not removed by brushing and flossing twice a day, it can easily harden into tartar. Hardened tartar near the gum line, exposed tissues to constant bacterial presence which is the leading… Read more »

Baby Teeth 101

To help you know more about baby teeth, our team is thrilled to provide the answers to the following questions: When do baby teeth come in? The first baby tooth generally grows into place when the baby is between 6 months and 1 year old. Teething will most likely be a bit difficult for your… Read more »

When to Schedule Your Child’s First Dental Checkup

As a parent you want the very best for your child. Getting their oral hygiene and development off on the right foot reduces the chances of dental problems throughout the course of their life. The American Dental Association recommends that you bring your child to their first dental checkup at some point between when the… Read more »

Caring for Your Toothbrush

If you are taking good care of your teeth and gums, you are brushing and flossing diligently every day. This helps to remove bacteria that cause plaque and helping to prevent tooth decay and gum disease. Proper care of your toothbrush is vital to caring for your oral health. As your mouth is home to… Read more »