Summer Substitutes for a Healthy Smile

Keep smiling all summer with these three healthy options!  With shorts and swimsuit season right around the corner, that means it’s almost time for summery treats. Revel in the ice cream, lemonade and other sugar-filled summer staples or look to make this summer one of your healthiest with these summer substitutes. Enhance your oral and…

SMILE OR BUST: signs that you might have a cavity.

Learn about the four common signs of a cavity before you visit the dentist! Experiencing sensitivity after having a bowl of ice cream or tenderness frombrushing too hard may be signs of nothing but than again, they also may besigns of an incoming cavity. We want to inform you of the four most common signs…

Brushing before Breakfast?

 Learn how brushing before a meal is actually better for your oral health.  Why do we brush our teeth after breakfast? For most of us this is just a common part of our morning routine and does not need to be questioned.  Until Now.  Recent studies show that brushing after a meal can lead to…

GIRLS JUST WANNA HAVE…BRACES?

A Recent Development Hints At an Over Use of Braces for Girls. Girls are taught at a young age that success can be achieved through beauty. With women being held to a higher standard of beauty in media than men, their appearances are valued, including their smiles. A recent study of Michigan public school students…

DENTAL TATTOOS, the new fad?

DENTAL TATTOOS, the new fad?   Learn about the side-effects and benefits to a tooth tattoo below. We’ve seen body tattoos and even lip tattoos, but tooth tattoos? Your smile may be seen as a piece of art, but who would have imagined we’d be seeing art drilled onto our teeth. Dental tattoos have gained…

Winter Wonderland or Bust

The winter season also known as cold and flu season is here and you need to avoid it. Find out how maintaining a healthy mouth can prevent future sickness!   Many dentists have been quoted saying, “Your teeth are a window into your overall health.” So why do we not make our oral health a…