How to Make Your Dental Hygiene Routine More Earth-Friendly

Earth Day is April 22, and it’s a great time to reflect on what we all can do to be a little kinder to this planet of ours. It may not have been your first thought, but there are actually some things you can do when it comes to your dental hygiene routine to be a little more earth-friendly. Read our blog post for tips!

What Do Dental Hygienists Do?

Often times, when we go the dentist, we spend more time with the hygienist! This is because dental hygienists are highly skilled dental practitioners who are qualified to perform a number of duties. Read our blog post to learn about what dental hygienists do.

What Is Halitosis?

Halitosis: Sounds a bit like a mysterious disease, doesn’t it? Maybe you’re more familiar with it’s common name: bad breath! Read our blog post to learn what causes chronic bad breath and how it can be treated.

Why Are My Gums Bleeding?

Have you ever been brushing your teeth and realized that your gums are bleeding? A little bit of blood on your toothbrush is not cause for concern, but if your gums are bleeding every day this could be a serious problem. Read our blog post where we explain why your gums might be bleeding and how you can improve your oral health.

How to Cope with Dental Anxiety

Do you ever feel nervous when it’s time to go to the dentist? Does thinking of the dentist’s chair make you scared? If so, you might have dental anxiety. Read our blog post for some great tips on how to relax your fears and cope with dental anxiety.

5 Ways to Avoid Getting Dry Socket

Dry socket can be a painful outcome after having a procedure like a tooth extraction. Dry socket or alveolar osteitis is when the blood clot that covers your tooth moves and becomes dislodged. Read our blog post for ways to prevent this irritating side effect from happening.

What Kind of Gum Is Good for My Teeth?

It’s so easy to reach for a stick of minty flavored gum in case bad breath strikes. It probably never even crosses our minds that gum that’s made to freshen up your breath could possibly be bad for you. Read our blog post to find out what you should be looking for the next time you buy gum.

Organic vs. Traditional Toothpaste

If you already buy organic produce, you might be considering buying organic personal care products too. Read Ashley Jackson, DDS’s blog post to discover how organic toothpaste is different than conventional toothpaste. Ask our friendly team what toothpaste is best for you and your family!