• Happy New Year!
    Happy 2018! For most of us, the New Year signals a time to make resolutions for the months ahead.  Many of these resolutions revolve around health. How many of us Read more
  • Diabetes and Your Dental Health
    Diabetes is a chronic inflammatory group of diseases that affects your body’s ability to process sugar.  If you have diabetes, you are more prone to infections, so it is extremely Read more
  • Want a Whiter, Brighter Smile?
    Do you dislike the color of your teeth? Perhaps so much so that you avoid having your picture taken or don’t smile very often in real life. If so, you Read more
  • Fluoride: Yes or No?
    Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral that is absorbed by your teeth as they are forming. It can also help prevent tooth decay by re-mineralizing and strengthening your tooth enamel. Read more
  • Feeling Long In The Tooth?
    If you feel like your tooth is looking longer than it used to, you may be right! The most common reason that teeth look longer is that your gums have Read more
  • Baby Teeth Are Important!
    Myth: You don’t need to take care of your baby teeth because they’re going to fall out anyway. Truth: Baby teeth are important. Your child’s baby teeth assist with speech (and Read more
  • National Brush Day
    November 1st is National Brush Day. Fitting for the day after Trick or Treat, don't you think? While National Brush Day was originally conceived to remind parents to brush their Read more
  • Happy Halloween!
    Be safe trick or treating! And keep your teeth safe from cavities by making sure to brush well after your sugary treats. If you choose something very sticky, take extra Read more
  • Dry Mouth
    Dry mouth is abnormal dryness resulting from decreased saliva. It can be caused by side effects of medications (too many to list!) or by salivary gland damage. Some conditions that Read more
  • Special Announcement!
    Marlene Karpinski, wife of the late Dr. Donald Karpinski, has chosen Dr. Robb to acquire the practice of her late husband. We appreciate the trust that Mrs. Karpinski has placed Read more
  • "My _____ keeps falling out. Can you help me?"
    Fill in the blank in the title with denture, partial, crown, bridge, onlay, filling---basically anything a dentist does or makes for you to replace something you’ve lost. It is important to Read more
  • Why Do You Ask All Those Questions About My Health?
    Do you cringe at the sight of your dentist’s health history form or glance over it distractedly when you’re asked to update it? It may not seem like it, but Read more
  • National Dental Hygiene Month
    Did you know that October is National Dental Hygiene Month? Dental hygiene is more than just fresh breath or white teeth. Study after study has shown that the health of Read more
  • Are You Gnashing Your Teeth?
    Gnashing is grinding or biting noisily. The phrase above is often used to mean that you are experiencing a strong emotion, sometimes in response to something that you cannot do Read more
  • Choosing a Mouthwash
    If you’ve walked down the dental care aisle at the store, you may be overwhelmed by all the mouthwash choices. Which one is right for you? Well, it all depends Read more
  • "Can I Have a Tooth Removed if There's Infection There?"
    Based on some comments I’ve heard in the last few weeks, it seems there is a widespread belief that a dentist or oral surgeon will not remove a tooth until Read more