Blog

Oral Health 11/30/2018

If you play contact sports, you’ve likely experienced a few hard hits. Their results can range from soreness and stiffness, to tendinitis or fractures that may sideline you for a while. The same way you can hurt bones and joints while being active, your teeth and gums are exposed to trauma. Wearing a mouthguard is […]

Read More
Holistic Dentistry 11/27/2018

Some people like going to the dentist. They are few and far between, but they do exist. For everyone else, the thought of having someone use metal instruments near sensitive gums can seem intimidating. This is why it’s always good to have different types of available dentistry. Having options often helps people feel more at […]

Read More
Oral Health 11/26/2018

What comes to mind when you think about oral health? Chances are that for most people, this means paying attention to flossing, brushing their teeth, and maybe going to the dentist once or twice in a lifetime (*sigh*) While brushing and flossing are an integral part to ensure healthy teeth and gums, it’s also essential […]

Read More
Cosmetic Dentistry 10/29/2018

Teeth are wonderful. They help us take bites of food, chew, speak, and are an integral part of our physical appearance. Whether you have straight teeth or a charming smile with character, teeth pretty important. So if you’ve chipped a tooth, it would be understandable if you freaked out to some extent. Will you be […]

Read More
Oral Health 10/27/2018

If you’re dealing with swelling around your teeth and gums, you now that the struggle is real. Things most people take for granted, such as speaking and eating, become a painful ordeal. The reasons gums swell are varied: Gum disease, canker sores, underlying illnesses, or pregnancy could all be a culprit. But what if it’s […]

Read More
Oral Health 10/16/2018

Dental visits are not typically among our favorite activities although, there are some who enjoy the extra clean feeling that comes with a professional dental cleaning. However, dental appointments are crucial to safeguarding our overall well-being. Consider this; studies have shown a correlation between oral health infections and cardiovascular disease and Alzheimer’s. If bacteria from […]

Read More
Oral Health 09/29/2018

Wisdom teeth. They have such a fancy name, yet can cause so much trouble. However, while they may cause discomfort in some people, they are perfectly fine (and even helpful) to others. So how do you know whether you should have them removed or continue on your merry way with your wisdom teeth as lifelong […]

Read More
Oral Health 09/26/2018

Every time someone wakes up in a movie, they go on to talk to the person next to them as if their breath smelled like cool winter mint. They kiss. They eat. They keep talking. Meanwhile, you know if that were real life, that odor would be intolerable. In fact, the smell is foul. You […]

Read More
Cosmetic Dentistry 09/25/2018

Taking good care of your teeth and gums is essential for your overall wellbeing: Issues such as cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis have been linked to a person’s oral health. It’s also crucial if you want to show off a beautiful smile. In a world where image is so important, and where you only have one […]

Read More
Oral Health 08/30/2018

Waking up with dry mouth is uncomfortable. Your tongue feels dirty, no matter how much water you drink, you still feel thirsty, and the inside of your mouth feels like you’ve been chewing on cotton. The discomfort you feel with dry mouth is not imagined. There’s an actual medical term for this condition: xerostomia; and […]

Read More