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5 Ways to Practice Self-Care at the Dentist

Going to the dentist can feel stressful for a lot of people. We believe it's time to change that and we’re here to help. Let's talk about 5 ways to practice self-care at the dentist to help take your visit from stressful to relaxing. 1. Be Comfortable When you get...

3 Features to Look for in an Electric Toothbrush

Electric toothbrushes can be game changers for your oral hygiene routine, but shopping for one can feel overwhelming with all the options available. Here are 3 features to look for in an electric toothbrush so you can make sure to get one that checks all the important...

5 Ways to Brush More Effectively

We all want our effort to yield the best results. Developing good dental care habits is important. So is using the best techniques and tools. Here are 5 ways to brush more effectively so you can make the most of your oral hygiene routine. 1. Brush Regularly Dentists...

Best and Worst Valentine’s Day Candies

A heart-shaped box of chocolates from a special someone is hard to refuse, but all that extra sugar on sweet holidays like Valentine's Day can be extra tough on your teeth. Here are the best and worst Valentine's Day candies so you can celebrate all the sweetness of...

When the Tooth Fairy Visits

When a child loses a tooth, the tooth fairy often visits and leaves a small gift for the child. It’s important to be ready when the tooth fairy visits your house. Let’s talk about everything you need to know so you can be prepared for her visit. What is the Tooth...

Best Dental Gadget Gifts

One of the best things about the holidays is making your loved ones smile. This Christmas, give your family the gift of a healthy smile. Here are some of the best dental gadget gifts they’ll be excited to find under the tree. Waterpik Flosser Tool Waterpik flossers...

Dental Fillings Aftercare

If you’ve never had a cavity before, you may be feeling nervous about getting one filled. That’s completely normal. Most patients have lots of questions leading up to their first dental filling. The good news is that dental fillings are often a quick, easy and...

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Dental Insurance

The end of the year is an important time for patients who have dental insurance. Most plans renew on January 1st which means that most plans’ annual benefits expire on December 31st rather than roll over into the next term so that they could be used in the new year....

Protecting Your Teeth from Trauma During Sports

If you or your child play a contact sport, even if it’s just for fun, it’s important to think about protecting your teeth from trauma during sports. Sports injuries are often on the rise during the summer and investing in a sports guard or mouth guard can make a big...

Best Summer Foods for Your Teeth

Summer can be a tough time for your sweet tooth with a tempting array of sweets and sugary drinks readily available at barbecues, get-togethers and store checkout counters. But it can also be a great time to discover the many ripe and delicious options available that...