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Category: Oral Hygiene

Failing at Dental Hygiene? Score an A+ at the Dentist With These Easy Tips

Posted May 16, 2022

3 Minute Read:  Going to the dentist can make some people feel nervous or worried because they may have neglected to keep their teeth and gums in tip-top condition since their last appointment. When your dentist asks you if you have been flossing, he or she already knows the answer to that question. Plaque or […]

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How Can Drinking Water Help With Your Dental Health?

Posted December 15, 2021

3 Minute Read:  As the adage goes, water is life. Therefore, it’s not surprising that drinking water is important to your overall health. You probably know that drinking water is essential to keeping your body hydrated. Having an adequate amount of water every day can also help you with managing weight. But did you know […]

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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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