Whether you currently have dental insurance or are looking into getting dental insurance for you or your family, you need to be aware of the options that are out there and what is best for your family. Not all options or plans are created equal, so thorough research and investigation is needed to find the.. read more →

Should your toothpaste have baking soda in it? If you go to any regular drugstore for your toothpaste, you have probably seen toothpaste or dental products with baking soda included in them. But does the baking soda actually aid in your dental health? Is choosing a baking soda infused product the right decision for your.. read more →

We are already seeing it all over the stores, fall and Halloween are in the air. As children pick out their costumes and people everywhere prepare for one of the biggest candy holidays of the year, we caution you with which candies you allow your children to eat. Think of their pearly whites. If you.. read more →

It is no surprise that dental practices are high risk during the pandemic. The close proximity and face-to-face exposure can leave even the most assured feeling uneasy. We want to ease your nerves and give you an idea of what it is like in dental practices during the age of COVID-19.  The ADA has some.. read more →

Taking care of your mouth is imperative to healthy oral hygiene. However, just like with any other part of your body, your mouth can undergo inflammation creating discomfort and irritation. Sore gums can become a major discomfort, but not necessarily a medical emergency.  If you find your gums are sore and painful, try one of.. read more →

Keeping your babies happy and healthy is essential as they grow. Commonly, dental hygiene is left to the wayside when it comes to babies, and unfortunately dental health begins as soon as those baby teeth make their entrance. Your child’s first teeth make sure adult teeth come in correctly, so starting him or her off.. read more →

Life can be crazy, especially these days. There are so many changes going on in the world and within your own family that make keeping up with things, like going to the dentist, difficult. Why make it even more difficult by visiting multiple dentists or different dentists for different members of the family? Nobody has.. read more →

Chances are that your dental office is closed at the moment. Chances are, someone in your family has had to postpone a routine checkup or will have to postpone one in the near future. The COVID-19 pandemic has turned our world upside down and made the most mundane and normal things, like going to the.. read more →

When kids play outside, especially when they are younger, safety is always a top concern for parents. Helmets, knee pads, and even goggles are common items that parents make sure their kids are wearing for their protection. But what about mouthguards? Parents rarely stop to consider the necessity of mouthguards. Mouthguards aren’t required for every.. read more →

Dental sealants were introduced to the public in the 1960s and are used to prevent initial caries in both young children and young adults. These sealants are meant to reduce the risk of dental caries by approximately 80%.  Early intervention is key!  Why might your dentist suggest a sealant for your child’s teeth? This early.. read more →