Consider Mouthwash

Want to upgrade your oral hygiene routine? Consider mouthwash. But before you go shopping, there are a few things you should know. First, there are two types of mouthwash: cosmetic and antiseptic. Cosmetic mouthwash only freshens your breath. Antiseptic mouthwash rids your mouth of bad bacteria that causes plaque, giving your smile an extra clean. They also often contain fluoride,... read more »

The Best Ways to Take Care of a Dental Implant

If you have a dental implant, then it’s important to do all you can to keep it in the best shape possible. In order to do so, you need to do a few things on a regular basis. Those things are: -Keep up on oral hygiene: Oral hygiene can help keep your implant in top-notch condition. It can also help... read more »

Don’t Let Poor Oral Hygiene Bring You Down

Do you ever find yourself sadder than normal this time of year? Sometimes people will have lowered self-esteem due to poor health habits, including poor oral hygiene. It's easy to let your habits get lax during the hectic holiday season. Maintain your oral health and your self-esteem so that you can be confident during this social time of year. Take... read more »

The Fight against Cavities: Composite or Amalgam?

It’s never too later late to start fighting back against cavities. If you are averse to metal amalgams for your dental fillings, there is another option. Composite fillings are now available to treat cavities in much the same way that dental amalgams have successfully been done for over a century. Both types of fillings offer different advantages, and today we... read more »