• By The Skin of Your Teeth
    Have you ever heard the expression “by the skin of your teeth” and wondered what it meant? After all, teeth don’t have skin—at least not skin like the rest of Read more
  • Reasons Why You Should See A Dentist
    Dental care and dental insurance are often viewed as an “extra” or a luxury.  But your mouth is part of your body, so oral health is important to your overall Read more
  • Oil Pulling
    Oil pulling has received quite a bit of attention in the media lately with claims that it whitens your teeth, reduces cavities, and increases both oral and overall health.   What is Read more
  • Teeth Sensitivity After Restorative Care
    Q: I recently had some dental work done, and now my teeth are sensitive. Why is that, and how long will it last?   There are several reasons why a tooth can Read more
  • Dental Implants: How They Can Be Used In Your Mouth
    Even with all the information out there about dental implants, they often are not what most people imagine that they are. Dental implants are quite versatile and have many uses Read more
  • What Drinks are Best for Your Teeth?
    The short answer to the title question is water and milk. All other beverages fall into the acidic side of the pH scale. Acids will dissolve your tooth enamel and make Read more
  • Bad Breath
    Bad breath: We all have it from time to time. Here are some possible causes:   Can be caused by dry mouth (which can result from mouth breathing, medication side effects, or Read more
  • Asthma and Your Mouth
    You wouldn’t think that something like asthma would affect your mouth, but surprise! It does. It is estimated that more than 25 million Americans have some form of asthma.   Asthma is Read more
  • Use It or Lose It!
    Did you know many dental insurance benefits are based on the calendar year? Unused benefits don’t roll over, so once January 1, 2019 comes along, those benefits are lost to Read more
  • Tooth Tips for a Terrific Thanksgiving
    Just as its name implies, Thanksgiving is a time when we gather together to give thanks for what we’ve been given. And while you’re preparing to dig into that Thanksgiving Read more
  • The Benefits of Good Oral Health
    Clean teeth Healthy gums Fresh breath White smile   These are just a few benefits of good oral health. What’s surprising to most people is that your oral hygiene plays a role in your overall Read more
  • Dental Anxiety: You Are Not Alone!
    Many people become anxious at the dental office. You might be one of them. There are many reasons that people are anxious about dental work and it is important to Read more
  • November 1st is National Brush Day!
    November 1st is National Brush Day. It was created to encourage parents to keep kids' mouths healthy by brushing twice a day for two minutes each time. (You may hear Read more
  • What You Need to Know About Crowns and Bridges
    Do you know what crowns and bridges can do for your smile? The restorations offer the ideal solution if you want to improve your appearance or protect fragile or damaged Read more
  • Tips to Keep Your Teeth Safe During Trick or Treat!
    Halloween is almost here, and along with it Trick or Treat times. Are there ways to make Halloween safer for your teeth or those of your child? First, make sure costumes are Read more
  • What Filling is Right for You?
    Fillings can be done directly (meaning the material is put into your tooth and shaped) or indirectly (where a machine or a dental lab makes the filling from an impression Read more