Three Easy Ways To Clean Under Your Braces’ Wires

18 July 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Getting braces means you'll need to take extra steps to ensure that your teeth and gums stay healthy. When you eat, chances are food will get under the wires connecting your brackets, and it will need to be removed to maintain your oral health. Thankfully, getting food out from under your wires isn't hard with a few simple tools. Give these three options a try to keep your braces clean. Read More 

Overcoming Nervousness When Getting Braces: What You Can Expect Of The Process

17 June 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you are set to get braces in a few days, you may feel slightly nervous about the process because it is something new and different. It is important to remember that this treatment is going to help you get the healthy, straight teeth you have likely wanted to have all your life. If you have ever felt embarrassed because your teeth are crooked, try to overcome those feelings of nervousness by reminding yourself that wearing braces is going to make a major improvement for your teeth in the future. Read More 

Establishing A Dental Care Routine For Your Young Child

15 May 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

As your children get older, they begin to take on more personal grooming responsibilities that you once helped with. One of those responsibilities is caring for their own teeth and gums. Establishing a dental care routine when your child is about ready to start kindergarten can help prepare him or her for independence in school as well as with personal care. Here are some ways you can help your child establish a dental care routine. Read More 

Don’t Botch Your Teeth Whitening Efforts

12 April 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

While you're busy trying to make your teeth whiter, there are some actions you might take that can actually do more harm than good and darken your pearly whites. To prevent this from happening, you will want to avoid these mistakes. Speak To Your Dentist Do not attempt to whiten your teeth until you have consulted with your dentist. If you try to whiten your teeth beforehand, you may make mistakes that might make the problem worse. Read More 

Why Do Gums Bleed During Periods?

17 March 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you've noticed that your gums are sensitive, sore, or more likely to bleed during or just before your periods, you're not alone. Women all over the world are likely to experience a condition called menstruation gingivitis while on their periods. If you're having gum symptoms during or just prior to your periods, you could be one of them. Read on to discover more about this condition and how you can combat it. Read More