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Dental Sealants: Protect You From Decay

2018-11-15T09:38:52+00:00

Dental Sealants: Protect You From Decay Your molars and premolars can be hard to reach and hard to clean due to their grooved surface. These teeth can be prone to cavities and decay, so dental sealants are often applied to tooth surfaces. Dental sealants are plastic coatings that are put on the [...]

Dental Sealants: Protect You From Decay2018-11-15T09:38:52+00:00

When to Replace your Toothbrush

2018-11-15T09:42:22+00:00

When to Replace your Toothbrush Many adults use their toothbrush every morning without giving it much thought. You brush your teeth every day to maintain good oral hygiene and remove plaque, but have you ever taken the time to consider whether or not your toothbrush is in good condition? According to the American [...]

When to Replace your Toothbrush2018-11-15T09:42:22+00:00

Summer Tips and Reminders for a Healthy Mouth

2018-11-15T09:42:26+00:00

Summer Tips and Reminders for a Healthy Mouth Summer is upon us, and that means three (four if you’re in The South) busy months of beautiful, hot, sunny days to travel, exercise, and hopefully lounge around. With that said, it’s important to not forget about your health, your oral health to be [...]

Summer Tips and Reminders for a Healthy Mouth2018-11-15T09:42:26+00:00

Cavity

2018-11-02T06:37:22+00:00

What Exactly Is A Cavity? Ever since you were a kid you’ve heard the same threat every time you unwrap a piece of candy, “You’re going to get a cavity if you keep eating that candy”. Well after countless candies later and with no sign of pain or tooth issue, you might [...]

Cavity2018-11-02T06:37:22+00:00

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Children

2018-11-02T06:38:04+00:00

Obstructive sleep apnea Obstructive sleep apnea is the most common form of sleep apnea, and occurs when an object of some sort is blocking your airway while you sleep, resulting in restricted breathing, or loss of breath altogether. Obstructive sleep apnea is potentially very dangerous, and many kids that suffer from this [...]

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Children2018-11-02T06:38:04+00:00

6 Month Smiles Vs Traditional Braces

2018-11-02T06:39:28+00:00

6 Month Smiles vs Traditional Braces If you’re thinking about correcting your smile then you may be considering a variety of different options. We can choose from a variety of cosmetic and restorative dentistry to really pinpoint and fix the particular problems we want taken care of. However, when it comes to [...]

6 Month Smiles Vs Traditional Braces2018-11-02T06:39:28+00:00

Gluten Intolerance and Your Oral Health

2018-11-15T08:55:37+00:00

Over the past ten years, our culture’s awareness of gluten in food products has skyrocketed. A gluten-free diet, once limited to individuals with celiac disease, is increasingly common for those that experience adverse reactions to the protein. Gluten is a naturally-occurring protein found in wheat, barley and rye products. Common signs of gluten sensitivity include [...]

Gluten Intolerance and Your Oral Health2018-11-15T08:55:37+00:00

Summer Tips and Reminders for a Healthy Mouth

2018-11-15T09:18:48+00:00

Summer is upon us, and that means three (four if you're in The South) busy months of beautiful, hot, sunny days to travel, exercise, and hopefully lounge around. With that said, it’s important to not forget about your health, your oral health to be exact. Here are a few things to keep in mind during [...]

Summer Tips and Reminders for a Healthy Mouth2018-11-15T09:18:48+00:00

What is Fluorosis, and am I at Risk?

2018-11-15T09:17:50+00:00

Dental fluorosis refers to changes in a tooth’s enamel caused by overexposure to fluoride. These changes can be extremely mild to severe in appearance: mild cases exhibit white specks or spots, usually near the bottom edge of the tooth, and severe cases result in brown stains and a pitted texture. The good news? If you’re [...]

What is Fluorosis, and am I at Risk?2018-11-15T09:17:50+00:00