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Category: Oral Hygiene

Can Probiotics Help Oral Health?

Posted April 05, 2021

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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Marissa Marketto Named Best Dental Hygienist

Posted December 19, 2020

Gentle Care Dentistry is proud to announce that our very own Marissa Marketto was named “Best Dental Hygienist” in the Las Cruces Bulletin’s Best of the Mesilla Valley for 2021. Thank you all so much for your votes and support! We think she’s pretty great as well! Call us today at 575-524-3722 or fill out […]

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Why Dental Care for Pregnant Women Is Crucial

Posted October 23, 2019

3 Minute Read:  When a woman is pregnant, it is understandable that she wants to take every precaution imaginable to care for her baby’s health and her own. Although avoiding the dentist may sound appealing, routine dental visits during your pregnancy are critical to ensuring optimal health for yourself and your baby. “Although avoiding the […]

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Combat Bad Breath With Good Oral Hygiene

Posted October 15, 2019

4 Minute Read:  Once in a while, we all have the occasional day where our breath might be a little too much for anyone close to us to handle. Maybe we had an onion and garlic bagel that morning or a puppy got into the bathroom and chewed up our toothbrush. Sometimes, though, chronic bad […]

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Toothbrushing 101: 11 Tips About How to Properly Clean Your Teeth

Posted October 07, 2019

Brushing your teeth is important. There is virtually no one who would dispute that claim. But just because you are moving the bristles around your teeth doesn’t mean you are brushing your teeth properly. Proper brushing technique isn’t exactly something that anyone teaches you either.  To help you make sure you are getting the most […]

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