Quick Tips on How to Deal with Common Dental Emergencies

Do you know what do in the event of a dental emergency? Dental emergencies can happen at any time and can range from the relatively minor, such as a chipped tooth, to the much more serious, such as a broken or knocked-out tooth. Knowing what to do in a dental emergency can make a tremendous […]

What is the American Dental Academy Seal of Acceptance, and Why Should You Look for it?

Browsing the toothpaste aisle, there’s a lot of different choices. You read some of the ingredients, and you have no clue what some of the words even mean. You have to wonder, what are you putting in your mouth? Are the products you’re using safe? As you face all the different choices available, wondering about safety, […]

How to Protect Your Children’s Teeth: Preventive Care, Mouthguards & Everything Inbetween

Protecting your children’s teeth starts with seeing a dentist. Sadly, nearly 30% of children do not see a dentist on a regular basis, and many children have missing teeth or even fillings by the young age of five. Here are a few things you can do to prevent tooth decay and other dental injuries in […]

After Flossgate: Why you Still Need to Floss

A viral story known as “flossgate” is being shared and is perhaps unwittingly misguiding people on their oral health hygiene habits. Flossgate refers to an article that claims there is little evidence to support the benefits of flossing, but many dentists and dental hygienists are trying to set the record straight and let everyone know […]

Calcium & You: The Best Calcium-Rich Foods for Your Teeth

We’ve all heard throughout our entire lives how good calcium is for our bones and our bodies. Calcium has even been shown to prevent tooth loss! It may be one of the most abundant minerals in the body, but that doesn’t always mean that we’re getting enough of it to ensure strong, healthy bones and […]