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Planning Your Wedding – Preparing Your Smile For Your Special Day

Planning Your Wedding – Preparing Your Smile For Your Special Day

Get a Great Smile For Your Special Day You have finally found your special one! You’ve started on your wedding plans. You need to design your invitations, choose your wedding and bridal party clothes, find your wedding venue, and taste-test all of the delicious wedding cakes. You will remember this special day for the rest of your life, so you…

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10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Toothbrushes

10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Toothbrushes

 Learn More About Your Toothbrush We all have toothbrushes and know them as the tools that help us keep cavities at bay (together with fluoride toothpaste, of course), kick plaque to the curb, and freshen up our breaths. But is there anything else we can learn about them? If you want to learn more about your toothbrush, continue reading for…

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Living with Invisalign – What You Can Expect

Living with Invisalign – What You Can Expect

Invisalign – An Effective Alternative Invisalign aligners are a highly effective alternative to use instead of metal braces. The majority of patients will be able to achieve the same or better results using the clear aligners than they could with wires and brackets. Invisalign aligners are easily removable, unobtrusive, and clear. If you are thinking about choosing Invisalign as your…

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Which Foods Stain Teeth and Which Ones Whiten Teeth?

Which Foods Stain Teeth and Which Ones Whiten Teeth?

A Closer Look at Stains … Teeth have a big impact on the appearance of a person and that is why many people try their best to make their teeth white. Some studies have shown that people who have whiter teeth are perceived to be more socially competent and more psychologically adjusted. In another study commissioned by Crest Whitestrips (full…

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Leading Causes of Tooth Sensitivity

Leading Causes of Tooth Sensitivity

Do your teeth have a mind of their own? A few different culprits could be to blame for this, from acidic foods to even certain kinds of toothpaste. If you find that brushing and flossing your teeth causes you to wince, or that you dread sipping on an ice-cold beverage, you could have what dentists refer to as tooth sensitivity.…

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The Causes and Solutions of Bad Breath

The Causes and Solutions of Bad Breath

Everyone has bad breath from time to time… If you’ve ever experienced that not-so-fresh feeling while you are on a date, spending time with your friends or at a job interview, you are not alone. Studies have shown that approximately half of all adults have experienced halitosis, or bad breath, sometime during their lives. What Causes Bad Breath? There are…

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Dealing with Dental Anxiety

Dealing with Dental Anxiety

Overcoming Dental Anxiety Are you anxious or even fearful about seeing your dentist? Do you get nervous at the mere thought that your dental checkup is approaching? Well, you’re not alone. Many people often find themselves in this same situation. You may be worried that the visit could hurt or if you haven’t gone for a checkup in a long…

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How do I Choose the Best Toothbrush?

How do I Choose the Best Toothbrush?

How do I Choose the Correct Toothbrush? Most people know how important it is to brush your teeth twice a day, every day with no exceptions. Your dentist and your dental hygienist have most certainly repeated this to you over and over at each dentist visit. What your dentist or hygienist may not have covered is how to choose the…

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Your Ultimate Guide to Dental Hygiene and Flossing

Your Ultimate Guide to Dental Hygiene and Flossing

Your Ultimate Guide to Dental Hygiene and Flossing It’s safe to say that flossing is an essential aspect of dental hygiene, and while some people may neglect to do it regularly, there’s no denying how important it can be for maintaining your overall gum health as well as ensuring plaque build-up doesn’t lead to longer-term damage to your teeth. In…

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What is Gingivitis and Do I Have It?

What is Gingivitis and Do I Have It?

What is Gingivitis and Do I Have It?  Daily brushing. Daily flossing. Regular dental cleanings. This is the holy trinity of preventive dentistry. Skip out on even one of these and your oral health is likely to plummet. Dental decay is a primary concern, but gum disease can also wreak havoc on your teeth. While gingivitis alone is unlikely to…

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