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Keep Cavities at Bay With the Help of Dental Sealants

Healthy smiles are achieved through your daily efforts--brushing, flossing, as well as routine dental visits for cleanings and exams. But it can still be challenging to prevent decay, particularly in the back of the mouth which is harder to clean properly. To protect those back teeth, the molars, you can enlist the help of dental sealants. The molars, with their... read more »

Should You Be Concerned about Gum Disease?

A beautiful smile begins with healthy teeth and gums. Those who neglect to take care of the basics--daily brushing, flossing, and rinsing with a mouthwash to kill bacteria--are missing out on the necessary foundation to good oral health and sadly, are on their way to tooth decay and gum disease. Removing oral bacteria every day prevents the buildup of plaque and... read more »

The Truth About Scraping Your Tongue

Have you ever considered using a tongue scraper? Do you know what the benefits of brushing your tongue are? Today, our team is happy to give you the answers to questions like these. Strictly speaking, brushing your tongue isn’t necessary—though it may not be a bad idea. Your tongue will naturally clean itself as it moves against food and is... read more »

Is Gum Disease Threatening Your Oral Health?

If you are experiencing swollen or tender gums, you might be in the early stages of periodontal (gum) disease. If you have persistent bad breath you may also have a medical condition along with gum disease. If left untreated, gum disease can cause major damage to the soft tissue and bone supporting your pearly whites, eventually resulting in possible tooth loss.... read more »