• FAQ: Interceptive Orthodontics for Children
    Have you heard about interceptive orthodontics? This type of early intervention could benefit perhaps 10â??20% of children who need orthodontic treatment, making a positive impact on tooth and jaw 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
  • Why Dental Care is Even More Important When You're Pregnant
    Learning you’re pregnant can be a joyous moment. But it also means life is about to change as you focus on protecting you and your child from anything that 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
  • Any Time, Any Place: Cam Newton's Guide to Flossing
    When is the best time to floss your teeth: Morning? Bedtime? How about: whenever and wherever the moment feels right? For Cam Newton, award-winning NFL quarterback for the Carolina Panthers, Read more
  • Same Day Denture (Immediate) vs Traditional Method Denture
    If you’re faced with having all your teeth removed, you may be asked to decide if you want a same day denture (also called an immediate denture) or if you Read more
  • Got Crooked Teeth?
    What activities are you looking forward to this season? Do any of them involve photographs? Do you find that you try to hide your teeth because of how they look? Read more
  • A Retainer Helps You Keep Your New Smile After Braces
    Moving your teeth to a more functional and attractive alignment is a big undertaking. You can invest months — even years — and a lot of expense to correct Read more
  • Learning to Live with Dentures
    Many people think that getting a full set of dentures is the end to their mouth problems. In reality, that is far from the truth! Learning to wear and function Read more
  • Caring for Your Mouth at Home is Just As Important As Your Dental CheckUp
    Your teeth are important to the way you look. They help shape your face, help you speak clearly, and allow you to chew your food. Plaque is a sticky, colorless film Read more
  • Spice Up Your Teeth
    As a member of the best-selling pop group Spice Girls, Mel C (AKA Sporty Spice) enjoyed her share of musical superstardom. At the band’s peak in the Nineties, the Read more
  • Armed to the Teeth
    The saying “armed to the teeth” began back when knights wore armor from head to toe. It has two meanings. The first is to be heavily armed with deadly weapons, Read more
  • Is Keeping Wisdom Teeth Wise?
    A wisdom tooth is a molar tooth. We call it the third molar because it is the third tooth of that type to erupt. In fact, it’s usually the last Read more
  • Soft Tissue Management-A NONSURGICAL way to manage your gums!
    If you have the early stage of gum disease, you are the best candidate for a Soft Tissue Management program. You may also be a candidate if you have refused Read more