1. Root Canal

    How to Prepare for your Root Canal Treatment

    You may have been told by your dentist that you will need a root canal treatment or are scheduled for one. Root canal treatment is performed on a tooth that has infection in the soft, interior tissues. It is a procedure that has many similarities to standard restoration like dental crowns or fillings. It involves removing the nerve as well as the pulp, and the inside parts of the tooth will be cle…Read More

  2. How Thumb-Sucking and Pacifiers Affect Your Child’s Oral Health

    Babies generally have the tendency to suck their thumb when they sleep or pick anything from the floor and eat it. However, many parents fail to realize that babies have their own coping mechanism as adults have. And what’s worse is that most parents would just go to the grocery store and pick up fancy pacifiers that may or may not help babies redirect themselves when they’re hungry or trying …Read More

  3. Brushing Your Teeth The Right Way

    Apart from regularly visiting your dentist, you can maintain oral health by brushing your teeth the right way. Replacing your toothbrush every three or four months and brushing your teeth twice a day for at least two minutes is perhaps the routine you follow, but do you know how to do it right? Here is how to brush your teeth the right way: ⦁ Use a soft-bristled toothbrush that fits the size and…Read More

  4. 5 Questions to Ask Before Getting Invisalign

    Do you want to have a good set of straight teeth? If yes, then you might want to consider getting Invisalign treatment. It is a very effective and safe treatment to make the teeth straight. But before you rush to your dentist’s clinic and set a schedule for the treatment, there are several questions that you must ask your dentist first. Read on to know what these questions are. 1. What Does Invi…Read More

  5. All About Invisalign

    A beautiful smile is one of the best assets a person can have. Some people, however, have less-than-perfect smiles due to teeth that are crooked or too big for their jaws. Thankfully, a new technology called Invisalign offers the option of straightening teeth without the awkwardness of metal braces and other discomforts associated with them. The use of this high technology to straighten teeth, as …Read More

  6. What is Deep Cleaning?

    Deep cleaning may sound a bit odd for some, but it is actually an established dental procedure. This particular procedure is performed by a dental hygienist or dentist to treat gum disease or periodontitis, which occurs when there is an inflammation of the gums. Periodontitis often happens when a person fails to go to his or her professional cleaning appointment, which is advised every six months.…Read More

  7. Tips on How to Find a Dentist If You Have Recently Moved

    Moving to a new place can both be exciting and stressful on many levels. On one hand, you can enjoy new opportunities you didn’t have before. On the other hand, you will definitely be missing many of the comforts of home. One of these “comforts,” for many, is the service of a longtime family dentist. The time for your regular dental appointment is coming around, and you are moving to, or hav…Read More

  8. Teeth Whitening: The Basics

    We all want bright, pearly, white teeth. However, as we go on with our daily lives, our teeth can become more yellowish than white. As we enjoy those cups of coffee and glasses of red wine, pigments may attach to our teeth and make them less bright. Tobacco is another main culprit behind yellowing teeth. Even age, medications, and trauma can cause discoloration. Teeth whitening is now offered by m…Read More

  9. Forming a Healthy Child-Dentist Relationship

    Dentists perform a very important function in our oral and general health. However, children can be quite afraid of dentists, which can be problematic for both the child and parent alike. If you are a parent with young children, the best way to help form a child-friendly relationship is to prepare beforehand. Here are some things you can do: The earlier, the better. Ideally, the earlier your child…Read More

  10. Back to School Dental Care Tips for Kids

    When it’s almost time for the school year to start, parents and kids alike are both excited and busy. There can be so many things to prepare for school, including new school supplies such as pencils, books, and coloring materials. One of the most important preparations, however, should be for your child’s oral health. Here are some tips to keep your child smiling happily throughout the school …Read More