The Difference Between Bonding and Veneers

If you’re looking to transform your smile and boost your confidence, you’ve probably looked into bonding and veneers. They are often confused for one another, but understanding the differences between them is important in making your decision. Up ahead we’ll outline the differences for you. Dental Veneers Veneers are porcelain dental coverings that are attached […]

Foods That Can Whiten Your Teeth

Did you know that there are teeth-whitening options outside of the toothpaste aisle and dentist’s chair? Nothing can beat a good teeth cleaning from your dentist, but if you’re looking to brighten your smile a bit, try some of these foods: Strawberries It might sound like strawberries would stain your teeth, but they have the […]

3 Simple Forms of Cosmetic Dentistry

While not medically necessary, cosmetic dentistry can play a huge role in your appearance and self-esteem. If you find yourself hiding your smile, whether it’s because of stained teeth or a gap, cosmetic dentistry might be a good option for you. Here are 3 simple ways to improve your smile at the dentist: Tooth-Colored Fillings […]

College Student’s Back to School List

It’s that time of year – the trees are changing colors, the air is getting cooler, and everyone is going back to school. If you’re in college, you probably don’t get a school supply list. Make Those Appointments If you’re like most of us, you’ve put off your doctor and dentist visits until the last […]

5 Signs That Mean It’s Time to See Your Dentist

It can be tempting to put off dental issues, but if you’re noticing anything strange, you should call your dentist ASAP. What are some signs you might need to call yours? Pain or Sensitivity Any pain in your mouth or jaw is not normal, so don’t think you’re stuck living in pain! Persistent tooth or […]

What to Expect At Your Child’s First Visit to the Dentist¬†

If you’re nervous about your child’s first dentist visit, you’re not alone! Knowing what to expect, however, can help ease those nerves and pave the way for a pleasant experience. Every dentist is different, of course, but this is typically how it goes: The Waiting Room Your child’s first dental visit will start in the […]

Is There a Difference in Floss? 

The last time you took your child to their pediatric dentist, they probably told you that your little one should be flossing daily. You have your own floss you like to use, but you might be wondering if there’s a difference in floss and what type your kiddo should be using. Up ahead, we’ll review […]

Why Fluoride Treatments are Good for Young Kids

Fluoride treatments are likely a regular part of your dental hygiene routine, but what about your child’s? Fluoride, due to its controversy, is often skipped for young children, but it’s actually an important part of your child’s dental hygiene. Why Is It Important? Tooth decay is not for adults only. In fact, take a look […]

Is Preventive Care Different for Kids Than Adults?

Great family dental care begins with a healthy preventive routine, starting with that first tooth. You know what you do for preventive care, but you might be wondering if you should be doing anything differently for your kids. Up ahead we’ll answer this question and more. At-Home Care The first line of dental defense for […]

How to Reduce Pain in Your Kid’s Braces

No one likes to see their child in pain, especially when it’s happening every few weeks from an orthodontic adjustment. Thankfully, there are some easy ways to manage braces pain until your child gets used to the tightening. Ice Packs What’s one of the first things you grab when your kiddo has an injury? The […]