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What Age Is Best for Dental Sealants?

Posted August 06, 2021 in Pediatric Dentistry, Sealants

2 Minute Read:  No matter your age, needing dental work is likely not your favorite thing. Unfortunately, for most, the need for dental correction is a standard part of life.  Cavities and tooth decay can occur at any age, and many people wonder if there is any way to prevent them from happening. The good […]

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How Do I Know When It Is Time for a Mouth Guard?

Posted July 02, 2021 in Night Guards

3 Minute Read:  There are many reasons why people grind their teeth, especially at night, and excessive tension can lead to jaw disorders called temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) and tooth problems.  Bruxism is the disorder that causes people to grind their teeth. Your dentist will look at certain factors to determine whether it is time […]

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Why Are People Afraid of the Dentist?

Posted June 01, 2021 in Fear of the Dentist

3 Minute Read:  Do you feel nervous before going to the dentist? Do you find it difficult to get on the phone and make that much-needed appointment?  If going to the dentist sends your body in panic mode, you are not alone. Many people have dentophobia, more commonly known as the fear of dentists. However, […]

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Can Probiotics Help Oral Health?

Posted April 05, 2021 in Oral Health, Oral Hygiene

2 Minute Read:  Probiotics are mostly known for their impact on gut health. However, research has shown that going a further step to include probiotics in our oral health regimes can significantly promote a healthy microbiome in the mouth. Several studies suggest that probiotics in certain foods and supplements can help fight gum disease, plaque, […]

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