• Increase Your Implant's Success Chances by Keeping Your Gums Healthy
    If you’ve just received a dental implant restoration, congratulations! This proven smile-changer is not only life-like, it’s also durable: more than 95% of implants survive at least 10 years. Read more
  • Oral Cancer--It's More Common Than You Think!
    We’re seeing oral cancer more often than we used to. Historically, it’s been associated with tobacco use and alcohol and showed up in the older population (ages 45 and older). Read more
  • Keep Your Smile Beautiful...in April and Beyond
    There are well-known holidays on the calendar this month, but here’s one that might have escaped your notice: “Keep America Beautiful Month,” which is observed throughout April! At this Read more
  • Are You Proud to Show (Off) Your Teeth?
    When someone asks you to smile, do you grin broadly, showing off your pearly whites or do you bare your teeth (snarl) at the thought?   If you don’t like your smile, Read more
  • Smoking and Your Dental Health
    You’ve probably heard about the dangers of smoking, but have you considered the toll it can take on your oral health? Smokers have a higher risk of developing gum disease (periodontal Read more
  • How Kathy Bates Retains Her Movie-Star Smile
    In her decades-long career, renowned actress Kathy Bates has won Golden Globes, Emmys, and many other honors. Bates began acting in her twenties, but didn't achieve national recognition until Read more
  • Do DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Fad Whitening Products Really Work?
    If you search the internet, you may see ads that banana peels, strawberries (by themselves or mixed with baking soda) or charcoal will whiten your teeth without the typical expense Read more
  • National Facial Protection Month: Mouthguards--they're not just for football!
    April is National Facial Protection Month! Did you know that dental injuries are the most common sports related injury? These injuries range from bruises to loss of your tooth to Read more
  • A Root Canal Can Stop Tooth Decay and Save Your Tooth
    Tooth decay can wreak more havoc than just producing cavities. It can work its way into the innermost parts of the tooth — the pulp and tiny passageways called Read more
  • March 30th is "Doctor's Day"
    According to our handy-dandy app, March 30th is "Doctor's Day, so we thought we'd let you know a little bit about Dr. Jennifer Robb. Dr. Robb grew up in Mentor, Ohio and Read more
  • Go Local!: March 29th is "Mom and Pop Business Day"
    It’s 3:00 A.M. and your throbbing tooth has just woken you up out of a deep sleep. Advil and tylenol aren’t easing your pain, and you think your face is Read more
  • Helping Someone Else Care for Their Teeth
    If you’re a parent, this may be your child who doesn’t yet have the physical dexterity to do it for himself or herself. If you’re a caregiver, it could be Read more
  • Happy St. Patrick's Day!
    An Irish proverb says, “A good word never broke a tooth”. With St. Patrick’s Day right around the corner, here are some good words about keeping your smile bright as Read more
  • Baseball, Tobacco and Oral Cancer
    Spring means different things to different people—but to baseball fans, it means just one thing: the start of another thrilling season. All 30 Major League Baseball teams begin play Read more
  • Dressed to the Teeth!
    The phrase dressed to the teeth is usually used to mean dressed up or decorated very fancily. It implies that one looks correct from the feet up to the head.   A Read more
  • Care of Large Bondings
    Do you have bondings on your front teeth? If you do, you want to take care of them so that they last the 5 years or so that is projected Read more