• Toothache Help--Fact or Fiction?
    If you’ve ever been unlucky enough to have a toothache, you know that the pain is horrible, and most remedies don’t really help. Many folklore remedies circulate, but is there Read more
  • Why "I just want a cleaning" isn't always an option
    We get many calls asking for "just a cleaning". But did you know there are different types of teeth cleaning depending on your level of dental health? All teeth cleanings are Read more
  • The Importance of Crowns and Bridges
    Missing teeth can compromise the beauty of your smile, and keep you from enjoying the foods you love. Dental crowns and bridges can restore your smile and your self-esteem. Dr. Read more
  • Mouthguards--They're Not Just For Football Anymore!
    Both kids and adults should wear mouthguards during activities that put them at risk for injuries (This includes hockey, football, basketball, mountain biking, skateboarding, competitive cheerleading, and many other sports Read more
  • Pregnancy and Your Mouth
    As we move toward Spring, it’s natural for our thoughts to turn to “new life”. Pregnancy is one of the times in our lives when we need to take special care Read more
  • Children's Dental Health
    February is Children’s Dental Health month! Your child will get his or her first teeth between 6 months and one year of age and will get 20 total baby teeth. Read more
  • February is National Children's Dental Health Month
    February is just around the corner and February is Children’s Dental Health Month. You want your child’s teeth to be the healthiest they can be, right? So beyond brushing, flossing Read more
  • Do You Have Good Brushing Habits?
    If you’re like most people, daily brushing has become such a routine habit that you barely even think about it anymore. However, that doesn’t necessarily mean that you’re doing a Read more
  • The Links Between Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and Your Oral Health
    Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is one of those diseases where we have links to oral health that go both directions.   On the one hand, poor oral health can raise your risk of Read more
  • Could Good Oral Health Help Your Memory?
    Poor oral health is one of various health ailments that have been linked to an increased risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.   The bacteria Porphyromonas gingivalis (usually abbreviated as P. gingivalis) is Read more
  • Keeping Up With Your Oral Care May Prevent Facial Pain
    A minority of people are still putting off their dental care because of COVID fears. Unfortunately, I'm seeing an increase in severe dental problems when they do return to the Read more
  • Why You Need Biannual Teeth Cleanings
    Teeth cleaning, one of the services offered by your Lorain, OH, dentist, Dr. Jennifer Robb, provides a simple way to protect your smile. Scheduling teeth cleaning appointments every six months Read more
  • Does Medicare Cover Dental Care?
    I am definitely not a Medicare expert! Some plans do offer dental coverage, but from what my patients tell me, it is something you have to ask about or choose Read more
  • Happy New Year! Make Seeing the Dentist in 2021 One of Your Resolutions
    As I write this, the end of 2020 is fast approaching. With all that's happened this year, most of us will likely be happy to put 2020 behind us. Many Read more
  • What You Do While Pregnant May Affect Your Child's Mouth
    Many mothers and mothers-to-be do not realize that their actions can affect their baby. This article is not meant to touch on all possibilities, but just to discuss a few Read more
  • What Is Scaling and Root Planing?
    Scaling and root planing is a way to deep clean teeth. It is used to prevent or treat gum disease. If you live in Lorain, OH, and you need a Read more