How Often Do I Really Need to See My Dentist?

There is a common misconception that a yearly visit to the dentist will suffice. In reality, most people need a minimum of two dental visits per year. However, the appropriate frequency of visits hinges on a number of factors ranging … Continued

What Causes Your Teeth to Rot?

Teeth rot for many different reasons. The failure to abide by a comprehensive oral health regimen causes gradual tooth decay. Below, we take a look at the different causes of tooth decay to help you prevent such rotting and enjoy … Continued

Does Teeth Whitening Damage Them?

Teeth whitening has spilled into the mainstream for good reason: it works and it does not drain your savings.  For all the good teeth whitening does, there is the slight potential for a little bit of bad. Below, we examine … Continued

Guide To Thumb Sucking and Children’s Teeth

Thumb sucking often commences in the womb, setting the stage for destructive contact with children's teeth.  Infants tend to continue this habit in the early years of childhood. The question is whether thumb sucking has the potential to damage children's … Continued

What Happens When You Skip Dental Exams

Dental exams are necessary to gauge your oral health, identify the initial signs of oral cancer and ensure you do not end up with a painful and costly dental problem down the line.  Meet with your dentist at least once … Continued

5 Reasons You May Need a Mouth Guard

Most think that athletes are the only ones to wear mouth guards.  In reality, mouth guards do much more than protect against physical contact from wayward athletes, balls, pucks, sticks, bats, gloves and rackets. Here is a look at the … Continued

Answers to the Most Commonly Asked Teeth Whitening Questions

Teeth whitening FAQ's If I do not like the color of my teeth, is teeth whitening the best solution? You will obtain the answer to this question after a consultation with your dentist.  Your dentist will perform a thorough oral … Continued

What to Know When Choosing a Toothbrush

When you go to your local store to shop for a new toothbrush, you are likely enamored by the many different types of toothbrushes for sale.  It is awfully difficult to determine the differences between the types of toothbrushes while … Continued

Alter The Shade and Shape of Your Smile With Porcelain Veneers

There are countless cosmetic dental treatments available to beautify flawed smiles yet porcelain veneers consistently emerge as the optimal solution.  Porcelain veneers are the perfect treatment for misshapen and/or discolored teeth.  Part of the appeal of porcelain veneers is they … Continued

A Healthy Dental Learning Experience For Your Child

If you are the parent of a little one, you should not hesitate to bring your child to a dentist for kids.  There is a substantial difference between a dentist for kids and a traditional dentist who primarily treats adults. … Continued