Start Visiting the Dentist Regularly or Risk Losing Your Teeth

Have you ever wondered how your dental health stacks up against other people in your state? The latest poll from Gallup suggests that not every state is equal when it comes to making regular visits to the dentist. Are you at risk of losing your teeth? What the Latest Statistics Say about Who is at Continue Reading →

Standard Guidelines For Oral Health

Everyone can benefit from following the standard guidelines for oral health: flossing daily, brushing twice daily, maintaining a healthy diet, avoiding tobacco use, and having regular dental checkups. Staying on top of your oral hygiene will help you avoid gum disease and will keep your teeth healthy and strong for a lifetime. However, particular groups Continue Reading →

How do I know if my wisdom teeth need to be extracted?

Wisdom teeth are the large molars furthest back in your mouth. Most problems with wisdom teeth occur in people aged 15 – 25 years old, which is also the best time to have them extracted because the roots are not fully developed and the jaw bone is not as dense. Wisdom Tooth Extraction usually occurs in a Continue Reading →

How can I prevent tooth stains?

Why Coffee Stained Teeth Happen Coffee stained teeth occur when tannins in the coffee build up on tooth enamel. Good oral hygiene can help reduce coffee stained teeth, but that isn’t always enough. Some whitening toothpaste can remove up to 90% of stains on the tooth surface after 14 days. But sometimes you need something Continue Reading →