Top Causes Of Bleeding Gums

20 June 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

When you brush your teeth, do you ever see blood on your teeth or gums? If so, you may also see it in your sink after you spit out your toothpaste. Seeing blood on your gums is not a good thing, and it is something you should not ignore. Bloody gums is often a sign of a problem, and here are three of the top reasons gums will bleed. You may be brushing too aggressively Read More 

Making Flossing Easier

22 May 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Although many people neglect to floss, the practice is an essential component of a good oral hygiene regimen. Flossing removes the particles of food and plaque that are left between the teeth and just below the gum line.  Even if you are brushing your teeth properly each morning and evening, some of your tooth surfaces are beyond the reach of your toothbrush. Flossing helps ensure that the areas of a tooth that are missed by the toothbrush are cleaned. Read More 

Dental Situations That Require Prompt Treatment

19 April 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you have a dental emergency, the prompt treatment of your oral condition is important. Here are a few situations that are often considered to be dental emergencies and why their treatment should not be postponed.  A Dislodged Tooth The dislodging of a tooth can easily happen when a tooth incurs a great amount of pressure, such as that from a blow to the mouth. Once the tooth is knocked from its socket, the blood vessels within the pulp of the tooth are no longer receiving blood, and the tooth begins to die. Read More 

Three Things You Can Do To Keep Cavities Away

19 March 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

When it is time for your next dental services appointment, the last thing you want to hear from your dentist is that you have cavities. Brushing, flossing, and having regular dental cleanings all help reduce the occurrence of cavities, but there is more that you can do. Check out a few simple lifestyle changes that will minimize your chances of getting cavities. 1. Snack Smart Every time you snack, you are bathing your teeth in food. Read More 

The Hidden Benefits Of Braces

23 February 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you've been thinking about investing in braces, but aren't sure about the cost for a cosmetic procedure, you'll be interested to learn that braces provide a lot of benefits, even ones that aren't related to how your smile appears. Braces are more common in teens, but even as an adult you can see some great results because of braces.  Here are some of the hidden benefits of braces.  1. Simpler Dental Hygiene Read More