What to Expect at Your Child’s First Pediatric Dental Exam

As a parent, you want to make sure your child’s oral health is in top shape from the very beginning. With a new baby, you may be wondering when to schedule your child’s first pediatric dental exam and what to expect. This initial visit sets the tone for a lifetime of healthy smiles and helps […]

Common Reasons People Avoid Going to the Dentist (and How to Beat Them)

We get it. Going to the dentist isn’t your favorite pastime. It is one more thing on your to-do list, and it is not always the most pleasant one at that. However, dental visits are extremely important for your health. If you find yourself avoiding the dentist’s chair for any of these reasons, here are […]

Teething Myths and Facts

Teething is an important developmental milestone in your baby’s life. Of course, you want to navigate this phase as painlessly as possible. But, as you might have noticed, parenting often comes with a lot of conflicting and confusing advice. And teething is no exception. We are here to dispel some common teething myths and arm […]

I Just Got Lumineers, Now What?

Congratulations on your new, fabulous Lumineers smile! However, once the procedure is done, many patients find themselves asking what they need to do next. This guide looks to answer all of your questions about post-Lumineers care. About Lumineers Unlike traditional veneers, Lumineers are ultra-thin porcelain shells that are custom-designed to fit seamlessly over your existing […]

Caring For Your Teeth During Your Invisalign Treatment

Invisalign is an amazing tool that can transform your smile with relative ease and without your treatment being noticeable. However, successful Invisalign treatment not only means sticking to your treatment plan, but it also requires a commitment to meticulous oral hygiene. Why is oral hygiene so important during this treatment? The Hidden Hygiene Challenge of […]

Overcoming Dental Anxiety with Advanced Treatments

Many people say they “hate the dentist.” Don’t worry, we know you don’t hate us! You just hate the idea of lengthy, painful, stress-inducing dental treatments. Dental anxiety is probably more common than you realize, and unfortunately, it keeps too many people from receiving the care they need. Thankfully, modern dentistry has evolved, introducing advanced […]

Nutritional Supplements for Stronger Teeth and Gums

Eating healthy every day can be a real challenge, especially when you realize the importance of getting in all of the vitamins, minerals, and other nutrients you need for your body to function optimally. For this reason, nutritional supplements can play a helpful role in complementing our diet, filling the gaps that our not-so-perfect meals […]

The Worst Dental Habits for Tooth Health

Good habits are key when it comes to building and maintaining healthy routines. We all know this is true when it comes to eating well, exercising, and being productive. But what about dental health? Why You Need Good Dental Habits Cultivating good dental habits (and nixing bad ones) is the cornerstone of great oral health. […]

Is There Good Oral Bacteria?

We all know about bad dental bacteria, the microscopic organisms that are responsible for oral health problems like tooth decay and oral infections. But you may have also heard about good bacteria, particularly in the context of your gut microbiome. If there is good bacteria in our gut, does that mean there is good oral […]

5 Ways Lumineers Can Improve Your Smile

A picture-perfect smile can mean approaching the world with confidence. But if you have cosmetic dental concerns, the confidence you’ve always hoped for might be out of reach. Lumineers may be the treatment you’ve been waiting for, and the number of dental concerns they can address may surprise you. What Are Lumineers? Lumineers are ultra-thin, […]