Cleaning Tips For Braces

You’ve taken the step in getting your teeth aligned…but the work doesn’t stop there. Braces need daily care! This might be bothersome, but you want the best for your teeth and gums. Let’s get into some cleaning tips so that your teeth shine brighter than your braces. Toothbrushes If you don’t have Invisalign, then you […]

Which Floss is For You?

Is flossing uncomfortable for you? Then maybe you’ve been using the wrong floss. We get it! There’s so many to pick from!  Let’s dive into the different types of floss and find your ideal choice. Multi or Mono Nylon Multifilament floss is a strong flat strand. It is created from tiny filament Nylon that is […]

Periodontics (gum) disease affects more people than we realize!

Periodontal (gum) disease is something that affects more people than we might realize! Luckily with the right care it can be managed and treated. But if left untreated, gum disease can have lasting negative consequences on your oral health as well as your overall health. Advanced stages of periodontal degeneration are powerful enough to even […]

The first signs of gingivitis

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Gingivitis is the early stages of gum disease. Early symptoms are often easy to miss, but the sooner you can bring them to the attention of your dentist, the sooner you can begin treatment. If gingivitis is not treated, it can develop into more severe problems and can even lead to tooth loss. Early Symptoms […]

Treatments for periodontal disease

Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, is a common problem that can lead to a variety of long-term issues with your teeth, including tooth loss. If you have symptoms of gum disease, you should consult with a periodontist. The earlier periodontal disease is diagnosed, the easier it is to restore your gums to health. […]