If you have been around kids, you have probably seen the struggles of getting them to brush their teeth. However, making your child’s oral health a priority is important for their overall wellbeing. Believe it or not, there are things parents can do before birth to kickstart … [Read more...]
How to stop gum recession
Gum recession can affect anyone, even those who follow excellent oral health habits. Factors like age and genetics play a part in this, which is why it's essential to know what you can do to stop gum recession. Although you can't reverse gum recession and its effects, there … [Read more...]
Oral health basics: What is a dental abscess
What is the most horrific dental experience you have had? Many will think about a root canal, an implant, gum surgery, or even getting braces put on or taken off. These procedures can be extensive and complicated, but have you ever heard of a dental abscess? A dental … [Read more...]
Fact Check: How Does Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF) Work?
Cavities are usually treated by drilling out the decay and using a dental filling, which can be an unpleasant experience. But what if a drill and needle weren’t needed? Silver diamine fluoride (SDF) may be the answer. What is Silver Diamine Fluoride? Silver Diamine Fluoride … [Read more...]
What is a deep dental cleaning?
Most people are familiar with regular cleanings at the dentist. However, patients are often surprised to hear that there are different levels of cleanings. Overall, regular, preventative cleanings twice a year are enough to maintain good oral hygiene. But if bacteria, plaque, or … [Read more...]
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