The Importance of Dental Checkups: Early Diagnosis

We cannot stress enough the importance of dental checkups. For many reasons, you should visit the dentist at least twice a year.  That’s once every six months. It’s not even that harsh of a commitment. It only takes an hour or two, depending on how well you took care of your teeth with proper brushing […]

Oral Health Concern: Why Does Flossing Hurt?

Flossing is an important part of an oral care regimen. However, we are fully away that some people may experience flossing pain. We also acknowledge that this means many people sometimes forego flossing altogether.   One of the reasons we’ve found why people choose not to floss is because flossing is uncomfortable and upsets sensitive […]

Teeth as White as Snow: the Benefits of Professional Teeth Whitening

Spring is almost here, but there’s still snow on the ground. The snow is a pleasantly clean white that everyone enjoys looking at. Can you say the same about your teeth? If not, don’t worry—there are ways to whiten your teeth. The great thing about getting a brighter smile it’s always an achievable goal. So, […]

Sensitive Teeth? Here’s What You Can do to Toughen Them Up.

If you have sensitive teeth, you understand what extreme temperatures do to your teeth—How it feels eat ice cream or drink coffee and feel that zing surge throughout your mouth. If you know what that feels like, you are one of many. Sensitive teeth affect 1 in 8 people—some studies even suggest that number is […]

4 Rare Dental Disorders

There are some truly strange oral health conditions out there. Some are common, others not so much. When we go to the dentist for our frequent checkups, the likelihood of being diagnosed with something like them is unlikely but not impossible. Here are some of those rare dental disorders. 4 Rare Dental Disorders 1. Gingival […]

Oral Care around the World

We’re very fortunate here in the United States to have such an amazing dental care system. With constant breakthroughs in technology, we are always on the forefront of dentistry. Oral care in other countries, however, isn’t as amazing as ours. Here are just a few examples of international dental care. Facts about Dental Care around […]

Don’t Let Holiday Stress Get the Best of You: Bruxism Treatment Options

It’s that time of year again where stress can be at an all-time high. That can mean a few things for your oral health. Teeth grinding, or bruxism, can become a greater issue. It can also mean changes in diet, which can affect your teeth. Even though the holiday seasons is something to celebrate, that […]

What Exactly Is Plaque?

Plaque—the archnemesis of the teeth and gums. The antagonist to your oral health. The villain to your brushing and flossing. Dental plaque is the enemy of oral care professionals all over the world. Dentists see even the best patients with a little plaque buildup. That’s why we want to help ramp up everyone’s fight against […]