Canker Sores and Cold Sores

When you think of a dentist’s speciality, what first comes to mind? More often than not, the answer is “teeth”; dent is the French word for tooth, after all! In truth, dentists are more than … Read More

Understanding Dental Insurance

When you’re job hunting, there’s a lot of different factors you might look into to pick the best spot. You might check out the people at the job, hoping to form meaningful, lasting relationships. You … Read More

The Power of Porcelain

Dentistry is as much an art as it is a science. When most medical procedures are conducted, aesthetics are not at the forefront of the practitioner’s mind; the marks from a needle will heal up … Read More

Antibiotics Before the Dentist

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. More often than not, when you go to the dentist, it’s the ounce of prevention that you’re getting; a thorough teeth cleaning where tartar is … Read More

Beating Bad Breath

When I was still but a teenager, a friend of mine asked me if I had “a cure for halitosis”. At the time, I had no idea what halitosis was, so I told him I … Read More

Cavities and Dental Fillings

Cavities are no fun at all. They get bigger over time, they can expose more sensitive portions of your teeth to damage, and they can be a hotbed for germs and bacteria. The best way … Read More

How to Choose the Right Dentist

To have the best oral health care possible, you need a dentist. Finding a dentist can seem somewhat daunting when you don’t already have one – where do you even begin looking? What kind of … Read More

Tooth Fairy Tips

Losing your baby teeth is a rite of passage everyone has to go through; for many kids, it’s an exciting time, but for some it can be a bit scary. That’s why the Tooth Fairy … Read More

Calcium for Vegans

There are a wide variety of reasons to go vegan. Your reason to pursue a vegan diet might be moral concerns, health concerns, or any other wide array of very good reasons to abstain from … Read More

What to Expect During a Teeth Cleaning

You’re headed to a well recognized dental office for your first visit in a long time; one of the most important things that’s going to happen during the visit is the cleaning! The cleaning is … Read More