April 2nd, 2018

Mmm…Tasty foods and drinks that help prevent cavities

We’ve all heard about the foods that are bad for our teeth – the sugary treats, the acidic drinks, and why it’s important to brush and rinse to help protect your teeth from their harmful effects. But did you know there are tasty foods and drinks that can help prevent cavities, too?

March 19th, 2018

World Oral Health Day

Today is World Oral Health Day – an important effort launched in 2013 to unite the globe in awareness of the importance of oral health.

January 23rd, 2018

What your teeth say about you

Did you know that your teeth are as unique as your fingerprints? Not only can your teeth be used to identify you as an individual, but the characteristics of your teeth can tell a lot about you to anyone trained to see.

January 17th, 2018

New year, new toothbrush

Oral health professionals often suggest that you replace your toothbrush every three months or whenever you notice the bristles fraying – whichever is sooner – to keep your mouth healthy. There’s no better time to freshen up your toothbrush than at the new year! But what toothbrush is best for you?

November 8th, 2017

What to expect during open enrollment

Insurance coverage for most companies begins on January 1, so many hold their open enrollment right around now! We’ve put together a little guide on what you likely can expect as you go through the process of choosing your benefits for 2018.

October 5th, 2017

Therapy dogs in dental offices

Therapy dogs have long been used to help people, including veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and hospital patients who need morale boosts. But a furry, friendly face can also have a calming effect on patients who get nervous in the dental chair.

September 11th, 2017

4 easiest ways to care for your gums

When we think about a healthy mouth, most of us picture pearly teeth – but in fact the health of your gums is just as important! Your gums are so important that there is an entire month (September) devoted to their care.

August 30th, 2017

5 foods you didn’t know were good for your teeth

Know which foods help teeth stay healthy and reach for one of these tooth-friendly options when snack time rolls around:

August 3rd, 2017

How to choose the best mouthwash for you

While mouth rinse has been around in some form for thousands of years, the number of options available for purchase has increased from 15 to over 100 in the last 50 years alone.