Manual vs. Electric Toothbrushes

Manual vs. Electric Toothbrushes

February 1, 2017

When it comes to choosing a toothbrush, it’s easy to browse the drug store aisle for just a simple solution. But, in the long run, could electric toothbrushes be the better bet? Manual Toothbrushes If you’re great at brushing your teeth (that means taking two minutes to scrub each tooth…

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How Does Botox Work

How Does Botox Work?

December 2, 2016

How can such a simple injection transform the look and feel of your skin? Botox is an extensively studied medical treatment, in part because of the amazing results it delivers. The chemical contains very small amounts of a highly purified botulinum toxin protein refined from the bacterium, Clostridium botulinum. Bacterium?…

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Fluoride Treatments

Do You Need Fluoride Treatments at the Dentist?

November 29, 2016

What is Fluoride? Glad you asked! Fluoride can be found everywhere in the natural world—throughout earth’s crust, in water, food, in minerals, and at your dentist’s office. As the 13th most abundant element on earth, it is often added to drinking water to help reduce tooth decay. Does your city…

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Why Should You Consider Botox

Reasons Why You Should Consider Botox

October 28, 2016

Wondering where your youthful glow went? Wishing you inherited wrinkle-free genes? Don’t we all! While it may seem easier to treat unwanted wrinkles and fine lines with over-the-counter creams and lotions, it’s rare to see instant or even long-term improvement over time. On the other hand, surgical options such as…

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Benefits of Botox

The Top 5 Benefits of Botox Treatments

October 24, 2016

If you find yourself considering Botox and need some inspiration to put you over the edge, look no further- here are the top five benefits of Botox: Non-Surgical The benefits of Botox injections are as clear as day– they noticeably reduce the signs of aging in less than a week….

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Fear of the Dentist

Tips to Get Rid of Your Fear of the Dentist

October 12, 2016

Are you afraid of the dentist? If you said yes, you are not alone! In fact, the Dental Fears Research Clinic at the University of Washington reports that 5 to 8% of Americans avoid the dentist completely due to fear or anxiety. They also report that up to 20% of…

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Tooth Crowns

All About Tooth Crowns!

September 27, 2016

Maintaining a dental hygiene routine and check-ups with your dentist twice a year is essential to keeping your teeth healthy! However, sometimes a swish of the toothbrush is not enough. In certain cases, your dentist may recommend a tooth crown. A crown? In your mouth? This may sound overwhelming, but…

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Family Dentistry

How to Choose the Best Dentist for Your Family

September 21, 2016

As a parent, one of the most important things is making sure your kids are happy and healthy. Part of that is deciding where your kids go to the dentist. When picking a family dentist, you want to make sure all of your needs are being met, and that you’re…

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How Cavities Are Filled

How Are Cavities filled?

September 6, 2016

Picture this: You are walking out of the dentist’s office. You are met by a family member or friend in the waiting room. What is the first question they ask you: So, do you have any cavities? And as scary as they may sound, there are over 3 million cases…

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Sedation Dentistry

Cure your Fear of the Dentist with Sedation Dentistry

August 1, 2016

What are you afraid of — Heights? Insects? Clowns? What about the dentist? If you said yes, then you are not alone! Dentophobia, or the general fear of dentists, is listed as one of the most common fears. Sometimes, dentophobia can get in the way of essential dental treatment, and…

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