Categories for Dental Tips

Natural Methods to Strengthen Teeth

By now you’re probably plenty familiar with how to keep your teeth healthy: brush them twice a day, floss at least once a day, etc. But what exactly can you do to make them trong? Read our blog for natural methods to strengthen teeth.

How to Deal with Dental Anxiety

Do you have anxiety about going to the dentist? Usually this anxiety is a result of a bad experience at the dentist’s office as a child. Those with really bad dental anxiety can end up avoiding the dentist completely, which is very dangerous for your oral health. Read our blog post where we explain how to deal with dental anxiety.

What Causes Plaque Buildup?

Dental plaque is a soft, sticky substance that forms on your teeth and builds up over time. If it isn’t removed during regular brushing and flossing, it can cause cavities, irritate the gums, and form into tartar. Check out our blog post for a look at some of the causes for plaque buildup as well as some tips for avoiding it.

What Does Acid Erosion Do to Teeth?

Acid is the enemy of healthy teeth. Much of our preventive care revolves around helping our patients limit the exposure of their pearly whites to acid, which in turn can limit enamel erosion. Read our blog post for steps you and your family can take to protect your teeth from acid erosion.

Is Chewing Gum Just As Good As Proper Brushing?

When it comes to maintaining your oral health, nothing is as important as preventive care. Nothing can substitute for brushing your teeth twice daily and flossing each day – not even chewing gum. Read our blog post for details!

Spring Treats That Are Good for Your Teeth

With each new season comes different types of treats to enjoy, yet seasonal goodies aren’t always the best for our dental health. Read our blog post for some springtime food options that won’t hurt your teeth, and instead are tasty while still being good for your smile.

5 Bad Habits That Can Wreck Your Teeth

You know what you should be doing to keep your teeth clean and healthy--brush, floss, visit the dentist, and the list goes on. But do you know what you shouldn’t be doing? Read our blog post for five common habits that may be harming your teeth.

Natural Ways to Strengthen My Teeth

Your teeth are incredibly strong—just think about all of the things you can bite down and chew on with them! Although it’s natural for your enamel to wear down over time, there are quite a few different ways to actually strengthen your teeth. Read our blog post for tips for stronger teeth!

How to Have an Earth-Friendly Bathroom Routine

When thinking about our dental hygiene and bathroom routine, we often forget about the amount of waste we’re creating. Between water consumption and harmful beauty products, the bathroom isn’t always an earth-friendly environment. Read our blog post to learn how you can improve your routine to make it more friendly to the environment.

Why Do I Breathe Through My Mouth When I Sleep?

Do you ever wake up with a dry mouth or sore jaw in the morning? Chances are you’ve been breathing through your mouth when you sleep. Read our blog post for the causes of, consequences of, and ways to prevent breathing through your mouth when you sleep.