Oral Hygiene Tips

To maintain a beautiful smile and optimal gum health, it’s essential that you visit the dentist regularly and prioritize your oral health!

Through professional check-ups, your dentist can detect early signs of oral health problems, so we can determine a treatment plan to prevent further damage, and in some cases, reverse the problem. 

Professional cleanings are also important for preventing oral problems, especially when self-care is difficult.

Is charcoal bad for your teeth?

Is charcoal toothpaste safe for your teeth and gums?

Charcoal toothpaste has become more popular lately, with well-known brands like Colgate, Crest, Hello and Burt’s Bees entering the charcoal toothpaste market. Is charcoal toothpaste …

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Dental Implants and Smoking: Is it okay?

Spoiler alert: Smoking is a huge no-go with dental implants. This habit can cause dental implants to fail, cause infection in the gums, weaken your …

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What foods help repair gums?

What better way to multitask than to eat healthier snacks and improve your gums at the same time. The following is a collection of some of the best food choices for healthy teeth and gums.

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When should I be concerned about jaw pain?

Have you experienced sudden jaw pain? There could be a few reasons behind jaw pain when chewing, but it’s often caused by gum disease (periodontal disease). Learn more!

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woman smiles after learning about itchy gums causes

Causes and Relief Treatments for Itchy Gums

Have you noticed your gums itching lately? If you’re experiencing itchy gums after flossing or itching gums between teeth, this one’s for you! To determine …

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periodontist shows patient how to prevent loose dental implants

What to do if you have a loose dental implant

A dental implant should not move or wiggle out of place at all. It’s intended to sit securely and resemble natural teeth in appearance, strength …

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