The Expecting Mom’s Mouth

      Pregnancy brings with it many emotions and questions. What will your baby look like, what gender will it be, will you ever stop feeling sick? For all women though, how to care for your body while pregnant is at the top of the list. However, for many, oral […]

Strengthening Teeth

  As we age we naturally lose the protective coating over our teeth called enamel. Although it is difficult to gets these layers back, there are certain measures we can take to help strengthen our teeth and prevent further loss. 1)      Watch your diet. Foods high in sugars, acids and […]

The Pouch Problem

  In the last few years there has been new products developed that is geared towards a more convenient way to feed baby and toddlers. Companies like Gerber and Earth’s Best are pureeing fruits and vegetables and selling them in pouches. These pouches are easy and quick for on-the-go parents, […]

The Toothpaste Test

      The American Dental Association (ADA) was created in 1859 for the purpose of promoting good oral health to the public and also to represent the dental profession. This group is the oldest in the world and carries with its name great prestige. You can be confident that […]

Flossing Facts

One of the single most important things we do for our teeth is probably one of the most hated as well. You all know what I’m talking about. The very same thing that we feel guilty about every time we visit the dentist. You guessed it, flossing. Flossing in between […]

When to visit

One of the most frequently asked questions a Dentist receives is how often an adult needs to have their teeth cleaned. The answer is not always a simple one. The clearest answer is to follow the advice given by your specific dentist and dental hygienist. Most agree that visiting the […]

Brushing for Baby

  For many parents, especially first timers, there are so many things to learn and remember to do for our babies. Brushing their teeth may fall lower on the list of things to do than it should. Getting good dental hygiene habits from the beginning will greatly benefit the life […]

The Pepsi Problem

  Most of us have probably heard over the years that drinking soda is bad for our teeth, but is this based on fact or simply a myth spread by mothers of the world? Lets investigate this further…   It has been proven that soft drinks are one of the […]

Welcome to our new blog!

  Welcome! We are excited to be joining the online world of blogging. The purpose of this blog is to provide our patients and their friends with brief but useful information about oral care and also keep you all in the loop when it comes to important happenings at our […]