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Baby's first dental visit

Babies grow in blink-and-you'll-miss-it moments. When your baby is between six and 12 months old, you'll start to see their first tee...

How often should you go to the dentist?

Although good oral hygiene and regular dental exams can help to prevent most dental disease, more than 100 million Americans fail to ...

12 top reasons to go to a dentist

Think about the last time you visited your dentist. Has it been a while? You're not alone. While 77% of adults say they plan to visit the dentist wi...

Trends in dentistry: adult orthodontics & Invisalign

It's something Kathy had wanted to do for years and years. She had always wanted a straighter smile, but the kids and family came first. But once...

How to choose a dentist: 4 steps to consider

"I need to find someone with convenient office hours" "They have to be in my insurance network." "I want a place with payment options"...

Toothache causes and symptoms

Perhaps the first sign of pain occurs when you bite into something very cold or hot - or shortly after a fall or other injury. But there's littl...

Oral health during winter: problems & care tips

You probably know that dropping temperatures, biting wind and a drier climate can wreak havoc on your skin. But did you know that exposure to co...

8 bad habits that can harm your teeth

We all know how important it is to regularly brush and floss to keep our teeth and gums healthy. But most of us don't think about how our ot...

4 Ways to give your teeth a makeover

If discolored, chipped or crooked teeth are preventing you from showing off your smile, now is a perfect time to consider giving your once-pearly ...

Restoring a chipped or broken tooth

It happens when you least expect it: You slip and fall, chipping your front tooth. Or maybe you bite into a piece of hard candy and instantly realize ...

How dental lasers help oral care

Could lasers help treat dental issues you’ve been avoiding? What if filling a cavity or having a root canal was less painful? What if you never...

Healthy smile 101

You don't need a Ph.D. to make it onto the oral health honor roll! In fact, maintaining a gleaming set of pearly whites is really pretty simple. Just ...

Going to the dentist & how to relax

If the thought of visiting the dentist for even routine exams brings on anxiety, you’re not alone. As much as one-fourth of the population avo...

Getting straight teeth with orthodontic treatment

If crooked teeth keep your smile under wraps, but you don't want to spend years in braces, there is a quicker fix that might be for you: Accelerated O...

How to stop snoring - Better sleep month

Sleep is a critical component of optimum health. But when you — or someone you live with — have an issue with snoring, a good night's rest...

Healthy teeth tips & tricks for Halloween

Halloween is right around the corner and, for many of us, anticipating the tempting sweets and treats is just as much fun as selecting the perfec...

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