A Whiter and Brighter Smile for Summer!

One of the ways our smile shows our age is the color of our teeth. Food, beverages, habits, and medications can affect the appearance of our teeth, discoloring them and making us appear older. Fortunately, there is a treatment for discolored teeth.  Whitening or bleaching is one of the most common cosmetic dental procedures performed. You may have tried to... read more »

Your Child’s Dental Habits

Preventing cavities in a child’s teeth is a constant battle for most parents, and it is true that ‘an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure’. The best way to prevent problems in your child’s teeth is to help them develop their own good habits of brushing and flossing daily. But in addition to that, teach them the... read more »

Children and Oral Care

You can help your child to take good care of his teeth by providing fun toothbrushes, allowing him to select the toothpaste and floss to use daily. If children are engaged in the process, the more excited they will be to take care of their own teeth. Encourage your child to take time to brush each individual tooth. We suggest... read more »

Do You Have Sensitive Teeth?

Wintertime is the best time to enjoy hot foods and beverages, but this can be difficult if you have sensitive teeth. If you experience sharp or throbbing pain with hot or cold beverages, consider changing toothpastes to one specifically formulated to treat sensitive teeth. These toothpastes may soothe your pain, and with use over time can decrease your teeth’s sensitivity.... read more »