Children and Dental Hygiene

As most parents know, it can be difficult to get kids to brush their teeth as often and as thoroughly as they should. Flossing might be even more of a challenge, especially if your children are still very young. Fortunately, you can help them develop healthy habits to keep their teeth strong for life. There […]

Different Strokes: The Right Brushing Techniques for Children and Adults (Part 1)

If you read this blog regularly, you know that choosing a quality toothpaste is essential in caring for your teeth and gums. Equally important is using the proper technique when brushing your teeth. You might not realize it, but children and adults need to use different brushing methods. The equipment for brushing in children and […]

Could a White Crown Work for You?

A dental crown restores a fractured, deeply decayed, or chipped tooth. Made in a dental lab, a crown covers the entire portion of a tooth that extends above the gum line. In past years, crowns were made of all metal or porcelain fused to metal. Today, however, natural-looking all-porcelain crowns are often used on teeth […]

Enjoy the Weather — But Protect Yourself!

As spring and summer come upon us, the weather is ripe for outdoor activities. Going for a bike ride, picking up a soccer game, or joining a baseball team are great ways to stay in shape and enjoy the great outdoors. Before you start to play outside, though, I want you to know, between 11 […]