Oral Health Care for Halloween: Candies to Avoid

Happy Halloween! The season of spooks and ghouls has come once again. Make sure all the monsters that lurk in the night stay hidden and don't end up causing real damage this holiday season. Of course, we are referring to the hidden dangers the can arise through tooth decay, dental erosion, cavities, and oral injuries. One of the leading causes... read more »

Chewing on Objects Can Potentially Injure Your Gums

Chewing on pens and pencils can do more than increase your risk of chipping a tooth. Sometimes a small piece of a foreign object can break off and become lodged in your gumline and damage the tissue. When this happens, the pain and discomfort can be significant, however, there are steps you can take to remedy the situation. You should... read more »

Don’t Fall Victim to Bad Oral Hygiene

It’s easy to have a lapse in memory and begin to slack on your oral health, but at the end of every day, it is important to ensure you are back on track for a healthy smile that, with proper care and risk-control, can last a lifetime. Don’t fall victim to bad oral hygiene. Implement the following tips and tactics... read more »