Are You Brushing Your Teeth Too Hard?

When it comes to brushing your teeth, is there such a thing as too much? Turns out yes and no.  One of those misconceptions about brushing is harder is not better. The same can also be said of a water Pik.  Too strong of a setting can actually damage your teeth and gums, leading to … Read more

4 Dental Do’s For Expectant Mothers

Wish you could go back in time to straighten your teeth? Good news: the ship hasn’t sailed for that dream just yet! More and more adults are heading to the orthodontist’s office to get the smile they’ve always wanted. If news about the topic or a passerby with braces has left you wanting to know … Read more

Teeth Polishing: Traditional vs. Prophy-Jet

When you schedule professional dental cleanings, you expect hands-on treatment and cleaning techniques. But, what happens when dentists begin using instruments that no longer require contact with your teeth to do their job? The results may surprise you! Today, more dentists are using Prophy-Jets, rather than traditional hand pieces to polish teeth. So, what is … Read more

Understanding Dental Veneers

Have you ever looked in the mirror and wished you could enhance the color, shape, size, or length of your teeth to achieve your perfect smile? With veneers, you actually can! So, what exactly are veneers, what problems do they fix, what is the process for applying them and what advantages are associated with this … Read more

Symptoms of dental and oral problems

Reprinted from You shouldn’t wait until you have symptoms to visit your dentist. Going to the dentist twice a year will usually allow them to catch a problem before you even notice any symptoms. If you experience any of the following warning signs of dental health issues, you should make an appointment to see … Read more