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National Dental Hygiene Month

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Do you know what October is besides pumpkin spice everything, Uggs, and flannels? October is also National Dental Hygiene Month, which is also the perfect time to thank your hygienist for your brilliant and bright smile! While your hygienist and dentist work hard to make sure your smile is great, you also need to take […]

Celebrating National Gum Care Month

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Did you know that September is National Gum Care month?   Most people focus so much time and energy on their teeth that we tend to forget about our gums, too. Taking care of your gums is vital because they are what protects your teeth and they can also have an impact on other health-related issues […]

Back To School Tips For Healthy Smiles

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As the summer vacations and days of loose routines start to wind down, it’s time to start thinking about how to help our kids ease back into school while still maintaining their beautiful and healthy smiles. Let’s face it. With summer comes easier days. Everything seems more relaxed, more carefree…even having the time to focus […]

Debunked: Cavity Edition

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Last month I headed into the dentist for my routine cleaning and exam. I was confident, happy, and had my head held high. I brush my teeth religiously the minute I get out of bed each morning and it’s the last thing I do before I get into bed each night. Not to brag, but […]

Kicking Off a Tooth-Friendly Memorial Day

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This Memorial Day weekend officially kicks off the start of all things summer and what better way to kick it off than with a BBQ with family and friends? Whether you’re attending someone else’s BBQ or hosting your own, these tips will come in handy to keep your teeth happy and healthy this Memorial Day. […]

5 TIPS TO MANAGING PEDIATRIC DENTAL ANXIETY

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I was talking to my friend the other day about her daughter’s upcoming appointment with the dentist. She was going on and on about how her daughter’s anxiety about going to the dentist was starting to cause my friend to have anxiety about it too. Then this got me thinking about my own daughter’s first […]

Tips For A Kissable Valentine’s Day

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Happy Valentine’s Day! A day that will bring you kisses, chocolate, sweet words, and precious memories. As all of your plans and preparations for this day start to come to life, don’t neglect good oral hygiene today. Here are a few tips to help you be ready for all of those future kisses with your […]

10 Fun Things To Do With Your Old Toothbrush

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Out with the old, in with the new! I’m applying this catch phrase to a lot of areas in my life during this New Year: furniture, clothes, attitudes, and even my toothbrush. It’s recommended that we replace our toothbrushes every 3-4 months and what better time to start that than January. For those of you […]

5 Teeth-Friendly Stocking Stuffers

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I think there’s one thing that kids and adults alike can all agree on: there’s nothing like waking up on Christmas morning to a stocking full of little goodies. As we start to get closer to Christmas, I’ve compiled a list to help make sure that your loved one’s stockings are stuffed with some teeth-friendly […]

TIPS TO KEEP TEETH HEALTHY AND CAVITY-FREE DURING THANKSGIVING

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TIPS TO KEEP TEETH HEALTHY AND CAVITY-FREE DURING THANKSGIVING With Thanksgiving Day fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking ahead.  I don’t know about you but I’m exciting at the prospect of endless turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, sweet potatoes, cranberry sauce, veggies, rolls, and let’s not forget the best part: pies galore.  Unfortunately, the […]