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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Brighten Your Smile with these 7 Whitening Tips
...As you browse the oral hygiene isle at the store, there are many products that can help you do so, like whitening gel, whitening toothpaste, whitening kits, and whitening strips...

Your New Denture
...By including them in your oral hygiene routine, it helps ensure that it will serve you for many years to come...

Advice on How to Keep Dental Cavities at Bay
...Chris Houser, and our friendly team recommend doing the following things: Keep up on oral hygiene It’s important to keep up on oral hygiene by brushing your teeth twice a day, flossing your smile once a day, and rinsing your mouth daily with mouthwash...

What You Didn't Know About Your Toothbrush
... Other recommendations for toothbrush maintenance and cleanliness include: Electrical toothbrushes provide more rotations than manual for more effective cleaning Opt for soft bristles to protect your gums from irritation Size matters - make sure that the head of the toothbrush is not too large for your mouth, which can make it difficult to reach and properly clean all of the teeth, especially in the back Don't forget to brush your tongue for clean, fresh breath (look for a brush that has a tongue cleaner built in) A good oral hygiene routine and regular dental visits are the best way to prevent gum disease and maintain healthy teeth and gums...

FAQs About Pediatric Dentistry
... Yes, it’s important to start a daily oral hygiene routine as soon as the first baby tooth appears — usually sometime between six and nine months of age...

New Season, New Toothbrush
... For healthy teeth and gums, make sure your primary oral hygiene tool is in tip-top shape...

Tom Hanks' Abscessed Tooth Gets Cast Away
...But if you do have a tooth that can’t be saved, we promise we won’t remove it with an ice skate! The best way to prevent an abscess from forming in the first place is to practice conscientious oral hygiene...

New Year's Resolutions for Better Oral Health
...Plus, it’s a great opportunity to review your at-home oral hygiene...

Prompt Treatment for Gum Disease Could Ultimately Save Your Teeth
...Gum disease is caused by bacterial plaque, a thin biofilm that collects on teeth and is not removed due to poor oral hygiene practices...

We'll Help You Maintain Your Oral Health After Gum Disease
...But now you must face a hard reality: because you’ve had gum disease you’ll need to be extra vigilant with your oral hygiene to avoid another round with this destructive disease...

Are You Keeping Good Oral Hygiene Habits?
Good oral hygiene--does the thought of it make you yawn...

Don't Take a Vacation From Oral Hygiene This Summer!
... If you have been careful about keeping up your oral hygiene all year, you’ve probably already noticed the rewards it can bring—like a sparkling smile, fresh breath, and good dental checkups...

Beyonce Makes Flossing a Family Affair
...taken-by=beyonce We’re happy that this clip highlights the importance of helping kids get an early start on good oral hygiene...

3 Surprising Sugar Sources Your Baby Might be Consuming
...Besides daily oral hygiene and regular dental visits, the most important thing you can do is deprive bacteria in your baby’s mouth of sugar through limiting their consumption of it...

Oral Health Concerns for Preteens
... A combination of hormones, lifestyle changes and poor oral hygiene habits raises the risk of oral health problems among adolescents...

Stay Ahead of Plaque Buildup with Effective Brushing and Flossing
...That’s because we know the primary cause for both of them—dental plaque, a thin film of bacteria and food particles that can build up on tooth surfaces usually as a result of poor oral hygiene...

Cosmetic Gum Surgery Can Help Restore Lost Tissues Around Teeth
...This aggressive infection arises from bacteria in dental plaque, a thin film that builds up on tooth surfaces due to inadequate oral hygiene...

How Big Bang Theory Actress Mayim Bialik Gets Her Kids to Floss
...Here are some other oral hygiene tips you can try at home: Brush to the music — Plenty of pop songs are about two minutes long… and that's the length of time you should brush your teeth...

Keeping Your Smile Healthy Through the Holidays
...Keep up good oral hygiene...

4 Ways to Check on Your Brushing and Flossing Effectiveness
...Consider it your "final exam" for oral hygiene!Be sure to also ask your dental provider for tips and training in better brushing and flossing...

3 Age-Related Dental Problems and what you can do About Them
...This and proper daily oral hygiene and regular dental care can keep your teeth looking younger even in your later years...

Beat Dental Plaque While Wearing Braces with These Tools and Tips
...The principal goal of oral hygiene is to remove dental plaque, a thin film of accumulated bacteria and food particles that can cause tooth decay or periodontal (gum) disease...

In Today's NFL, Oral Hygiene Takes Center Stage
...That's why we're so pleased to see some NFL QB's setting great examples of… wait for it… excellent oral hygiene...

3 Ways to Protect Your Teeth in the Great Outdoors
...Just a few days of neglecting your regular oral hygiene can give bacterial plaque a chance to build up...

Speaking of Wellness: Enjoying Great Oral Health for a Lifetime
...Here are some tips: Practice good oral hygiene...

Share These Timely Dental Care Tips With Your College-Bound Son or Daughter
...Daily oral hygiene keeps plaque, a thin bacterial film on teeth most responsible for dental disease, from accumulating...

Why You Should Practice Good Oral Hygiene Habits
Has your oral hygiene routine changed since you were a child...

Pretty Little Liars' Lucy Hale Crushes on Smiles
...Consistent oral hygiene offers a “twofer”: It removes the plaque that can dull your teeth, and it lowers your risk of dental disease that could also foul up your smile...

2 Kinds of Orthodontic Retainers That Can Protect Your New Smile
...Initially, a patient wears it continuously and only takes it out during oral hygiene...

3 Ways to Protect Your Dental Work From an Early Demise
...Daily oral hygiene...

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