What are Ebner Glands?

Our spit (saliva) plays a very large role in our overall health, especially in the mouth. Saliva protects our teeth and gums from bacteria and acids.  It also lubricates the mouth and helps to begin the digestion process. It also plays a significant role in the...

What is a Dental Debridement?

Your body will always naturally produce plaque. It’s the soft sticky substance that coats your teeth. If the plaque doesn’t get cleaned off and is allowed to build up along the teeth, it will then become tartar. Tartar is a hard substance and much harder to remove....

Causes of Tooth Sensitivity

If you have ever taken a swig of ice-cold water or soda and your teeth start to hurt, you are dealing with teeth sensitivity. While it is painful, it is treatable!    Tooth sensitivity can be a temporary or chronic problem. If you only experience it occasionally, it...

Are You Brushing Your Teeth Too Hard?

If your teeth are sensitive, you may be brushing too hard or using the wrong toothbrush. When it comes to brushing your teeth, the proper technique should be practiced. If you brush your teeth too hard or use the wrong toothbrush for your mouth, it can damage your...

How To Choose A Dental Clinic

Keeping your teeth in great shape is an important part of maintaining your overall health. Regular dental visits can help prevent problems with cavities, tooth loss, and gum disease. This, in turn, can have numerous positive benefits including reducing the risk of...

All About Baby Teeth

We all know those baby teeth are the cutest! Some parents wonder when the right time is to take their little one to the Dentist. The rule to follow is after the first tooth comes in and no later than the first birthday.  When you visit this early it is called a...