Dental Tips

The Dentist
October 3, 2017
Sealants: Sealing Out Tooth Decay

While regular brushing and flossing are effective in keeping your breath fresh and clean, this may still not be enough to make your teeth perfectly healthy. The molars, especially the ones at the back of your mouth, have natural ridges and depressions that can also store food particles. If you do not clean your teeth...

The Dentist
September 26, 2017
An Introduction to Dentures

Dentures are one of the most popular solutions to restoring missing teeth. Losing teeth can take a blow on someone’s self confidence because of the change it can have on one’s face. Bone loss also causes the muscles on your face to sag, adding years to the face. Aside from the noticeable change in appearance,...

The Dentist
September 19, 2017
Should you Extract Your Wisdom Teeth?

So, you finally get your teeth all straightened out, which you most likely cared for your entire childhood and adult life. Then your wisdom teeth start erupting one by one and crowd your mouth, ruining your perfect smile. This is a common problem that many young adults face. If not treated properly, you don’t only...

The Dentist
September 5, 2017
Thumb Sucking and Your Child’s Teeth

Thumbsucking is a natural reflex for children when they are nervous, fidgeting or just trying to relax. This natural reflex is usually learned at an early stage when they are still babies, usually helping them fall asleep. While this action effectively soothes and calms their nerves, it has negative effects on your children’s teeth. To...

The Dentist
August 29, 2017
Are Baby Teeth Important?

If you are a parent of a newborn, we are sure you must be excited about all the developments your baby will be facing in the future. One of the most exciting times is when their first set of teeth starts showing. This mini milestone can sometimes happen all at once and if you are...

The Dentist
August 22, 2017
The Importance of Flossing

Regular flossing is a very important oral hygiene practice that should not be disregarded. There are a few people who question the importance of flossing but professionals and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services all agree that daily flossing is essential to a healthy smile. Why is flossing so important? Regular brushing is...

The Dentist
August 8, 2017
The Pros and Cons of Dental Veneers

The “million dollar smile” is one of the most significant features of a Hollywood celebrity.  Whether on TV or on the big screen, perfect white chompers are the first thing you notice. Surprisingly, though, a lot of these actors do not have a naturally perfect smile. Majority of celebrities use porcelain veneers to make their...


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