Maintain a Happy Smile with Enhanced Oral Health Care Treatments

  As with all oral ailments, it is important to make sure you are practicing effective risk prevention on a daily basis. Your oral health care does not simply consist of brushing and flossing your teeth, as there are numerous other facets that you need to consider. In order to ensure the best chance of… Read more »

Are Toothbrushes as Effective as Tongue Cleaners?

If you’d like to have a brighter, pinker tongue, tongue cleaners are perhaps the method to go for you. Multiple of our patients have asked if brushing the tongue with a toothbrush is as effective as using a tongue scraper. Here’s a breakdown we’ve assembled to support you as you try to recognize the differences… Read more »

Keeping Your Smile Safe During Halloween

Your mouth cannot clean itself, so it is up to you to make sure it stays clean. If you are suffering from some sort of oral ailment this Halloween, check for signs of dental abrasion. Dental abrasion often occurs due to a heightened sensitivity on your teeth. Here are some facts to remember: – Try… Read more »

Cold Sores v. Canker Sores

“I love mouth sores!” said no one ever. Mouth sores — occasionally referred to as soft-tissue disturbances — in or around the mouth can be painful, unattractive and a potential signal of a more serious disease. Multiple of our patients have confused cold sores and canker sores, so we’ve assembled this comparison to help you… Read more »

Dental Sealants Can Improve Your Chances of Cavity Prevention

Cavities can cause sensitivity and general discomfort in a tooth. Without professional treatment from a dentist like Dr. the tooth decay could cause a toothache and potentially lead to the total loss of the tooth. It’s worth noting that the biting surfaces of the large premolars and molars in the back of your mouth often… Read more »

What Should I Put in My First-Aid Kit to Help My Smile in Dental Emergencies?

Dental emergencies happen, which is why it’s important to stock your first-aid kit with dental supplies. That way you can improve the situation and help your smile if you ever experience an oral injury. So, to help you know which supplies to pack in your kit, our dentists, Dr. Dwight Price and Dr. Joseph Bauscher,… Read more »

Teenage Oral Health Considerations

The key to a great smile during your teen years is heavily influenced by the actions you follow in your personal life and your social life. Not only can you enhance your oral health by not giving into the peer pressures of a teen life, but your overall health will benefit greatly as well. Your… Read more »

What Can I Expect for Dental Crown Treatment?

Dental crowns are strong, reliable, functional, and even beautiful tooth caps that restore the health, function, and beauty of your tooth. These restorations are beneficial when you have a weak, worn-down, severely decayed, and even discolored tooth. If you’re about to restore your tooth with this beneficial restoration, you can expect a simple and successful… Read more »

A Dental Checkup That Includes a Fluoride Treatment Can Help Prevent New Cavities

The American Dental Association recommends having a routine dental checkup performed twice each year. This is critical for maintaining a healthy mouth and detecting any problems with gum disease, and tooth decay. This also includes a dental cleaning to remove all traces of tartar from your teeth and polish away surface stains.   If Dr…. Read more »

Keep Oral Health Maladies Away From Your Child’s Smile by Using Our Tips

Dr. and our dental team want the best for your child, as we’re sure you do as well. This is why we encourage you to do all you can to keep your child’s chompers and oral tissues in the best shape possible. However, we understand that might be a tricky task. So, to help you… Read more »