Teething Relief: A Pediatric Dental Care Plan During Tooth Eruption

March 25th, 2020, 10:43 AM

Teething occurs throughout a child’s first 2 to 3 years of life as primary (deciduous teeth) erupt through the gums. As your child endures this at-times painful process, it’s important for parents to practice the safest teething relief methods and establish a quality pediatric dental care plan to preserve baby teeth until permanent (adult) teeth replace them later in childhood. 

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The Benefits of Dental Therapy Dogs (featuring Dogtor Gizmo)

February 20th, 2020, 5:18 PM

Dental therapy dogs(such as Dogtor Gizmo) are finding their way into more and more dental offices around the country. Learn how they help patients with dental anxiety or phobia.

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How To Overcome Dental Anxiety: It’s A Collaborative Effort

January 30th, 2020, 5:36 PM

Dental anxiety affects an estimated 20 percent or more of dental patients. Both patient and dentist have a role to play in the management of dental anxiety and its more intense form — dental phobia.

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Dental Bridge vs Implant: Which is the best solution for you?

December 9th, 2019, 9:09 AM

When teeth go missing, dental professionals fill in the gaps with dental bridges and dental implants. Discover the major differences between the two and which situations they are best applied to.

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Smarter Orthodontic Treatments

November 20th, 2019, 10:14 AM

The orthodontics field is evolving, with treatments that are more efficient and less painful. In this month's blog post, we delve into some of the cutting-edge orthodontic technologies being used now or will be commonplace in the future. 

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What’s In Your Toothpaste?

October 28th, 2019, 4:44 PM

Toothpaste has come a long way since Ancient Egypt, and even in the last 30 years — so much so that knowing what you're buying can be overwhelming. In this month's blog, we break down the major ingredients in modern toothpaste and the role they play in keeping your teeth clean and cavity-free. 

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Smile Makeovers: Revitalizing and Restoring Teeth

September 25th, 2019, 9:28 AM

It takes 28 to 32 teeth to create a fully healthy adult smile. Learn what they do, how they're structured, and how your dentist can fix them should they suffer damage or wear with dental restorations. Thanks to modern materials and technology, complete smile makeovers are possible!

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Family Dental Care: Why Gum Health is Good Health

August 19th, 2019, 11:22 AM

Gum health and general health are close relatives; periodontal disease is associated with a higher risk of developing a score of other health issues, from cardiovascular disease to diabetes to dementia. Scared yet? Don’t be. You can prevent it from ever getting that far by observing a comprehensive dental care routine and regularly visiting your family dentist.

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General Anesthesia vs Deep Sedation

July 25th, 2019, 5:30 PM

Learn the characteristics of different levels of both anesthesia and sedation.

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Modern Orthodontics: Less to Brace For

May 30th, 2019, 5:01 PM

Not born with a perfect smile? Don't despair — between Invisalign and smaller braces, orthodontic treatment is less intimidating than it's ever been. 

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5 Dental Milestones for Children

April 18th, 2019, 1:11 PM

While children grow, they will hit so many developmental milestones over the span of multiple years. These milestones include learning to walk, talk, read, write, and so much more! However, they also achieve five important dental milestones starting from around the age of six months, going into adulthood. Let's take a look at what these milestones are and what to expect as a parent of children that are reaching these milestones.

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Deep Sedation in Dentistry: the best way to alleviate dental phobias.

March 5th, 2019, 5:00 PM

For some, going to the dentist may cause immense fear or anxiety throughout a visit. Because of this phobia, people have been reluctant to seek proper dental care and there needed to be a way for patients to feel comfortable during any dental procedure. Now, there is.

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Activated charcoal teeth whitening: what you should know.

March 5th, 2019, 9:18 AM

As we scroll through our social media feeds, we can see there are plenty of new wellness trends that use activated charcoal like facial scrubs and masks and deep conditioning treatments for healthier hair but have you notified the charcoal teeth whitening toothpaste?

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