Adults brush almost automatically without thinking, but kids need to start with the fundamentals. Since you’ll be brushing your child’s teeth, you have to go back to basics to teach them properly. […]
How to Clean an Electric Toothbrush
A toothbrush is one of the most effective go-to tools for dental care in-between dental exams and cleanings. Brushing your teeth can help prevent stains and bacteria, keeping your teeth sparkling white and squeaky clean. Your electric toothbrush comes into daily contact with germs and food debris. Although your toothpaste and brush can help remove […]
How to Floss Children’s Teeth
If we’re being honest, it’s not always easy to encourage and develop good oral hygiene habits in children. But it is essential. Regular cleanings and exams, proper flossing and brushing techniques, and a healthy diet all help maintain the health of your teeth. It’s easy to book your child a dental exam and cleaning every […]
Can Teeth Be Whitened If Enamel Is Damaged?
When you’re looking for a brighter, whiter smile, your dentist may recommend teeth whitening. This cosmetic treatment can benefit your teeth, but you may wonder if you’re eligible. If you have damaged enamel, can you still whiten your teeth? Continue reading to learn more about teeth whitening, including if you can receive this treatment with […]
Can Cosmetic Dentistry Fix an Overbite?
Clean, white, and perfectly aligned teeth have a certain visual appeal. You are surrounded by picture-perfect smiles whether you turn on the television, open a magazine, or go to the movies. Not everyone is as lucky; many children and adults struggle with malocclusions, and an overbite is one example. Let’s look at the condition and […]
How Often Should You Change Your Toothbrush?
It’s common knowledge to brush your teeth twice a day and floss daily. But, as a child or an adult, do you remember your dentist telling you when to change your toothbrush? Proper dental care starts early in a child’s life and continues throughout your adult years. Healthy gums and teeth come from a healthy […]
Are Cavities Contagious?
Without proper dental care, you may experience a cavity. Cavities can seem like nothing, but decay can significantly affect the functionality of your tooth. Cavities develop due to bacteria, so are they contagious? Continue reading to learn more about cavities, including how they develop and if they’re contagious. What Are Cavities? Cavities, also known as […]