Will Your Teeth Be Discolored After Wearing Braces?

18 September 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

The excitement of getting your braces can quickly fade if your teeth are discolored. Discoloration can happen for several reasons, but not following your orthodontist's instructions is the most likely cause. If you are wearing braces, here is what you need to know about preventing discoloration: How Can You Prevent Discoloration? One of the easiest ways you can keep your teeth from becoming discolored while wearing braces is to brush after each meal. Read More 

Your 3-Step, Dental-Friendly Lunch Guide For Back To School

24 August 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Is it already time to ship your kids back to school? You have had an amazing summer jam-packed with fun activities, but your kiddos need an education. When it comes to planning your children's meals in the morning, things can get a little hectic. After all, mornings are just plain chaotic! To help ease your morning chaos and ensure that your children are getting a healthy, nutritious meal every day, here is a three-step guide to creating some yummy school meals: Read More 

5 Reasons You May Need A Tooth Extraction

27 July 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Getting a tooth pulled can be an emotional time because it impacts your smile and your self-esteem. If you take great care of your teeth, you may assume you'll never need a tooth pulled. However, there are many reasons you may need a tooth extracted besides major decay. Ineffective Root Canal therapy One common reason people have a tooth pulled is because they have an abscess. The only other treatment for an abscess is root canal therapy, which saves the tooth but is more expensive and often not fully covered by dental insurance. Read More 

3 Things That A Professional Teeth Cleaning Can Do For Your Teeth

12 July 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Going in for a dental cleaning is a routine procedure that all dentists recommend. However, it is important to realize that although this procedure is simple and routine, there are a lot of wonderful benefits that come along with getting your teeth cleaned regularly. This article will discuss 3 things that a professional teeth cleaning can do for your teeth. Remove Surface Stains If you drink coffee, dark soda, tea, wine, or pretty much any colored drink, then you run the risk of getting stains on your teeth. Read More 

Time For Your Child To Begin Orthodontic Treatment? Tips To Help Them Through The First Few Days

14 June 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If your child is about to get braces, it's time to start preparing for those first couple of days. Those are going to be the most trying for your child – and for you. Your child is going to experience some pain and discomfort, which might make them more than just a little irritable. Don't worry. In a few days, the pain will subside, and your child will be back to normal. Read More