Posts Categorized: Preventive Dentistry

Make Consistent Flossing Part Of Your Oral Hygiene Routine

How consistent is your oral hygiene routine, and how thorough is it? We face persistent threats from oral bacteria, and those threats become harder to prevent without an effective approach to dental care. Unfortunately, many people fail to realize that they are making preventive care more difficult for themselves because they are not flossing. When… Read more »

Bad Brushing Habits That You Should Break

If you put time and effort into protecting your smile from problems like tooth decay and gum disease, you should expect to remain safe from these issues. Unfortunately, people sometimes overlook certain issues with the way they go about caring for their teeth, and that can make it more difficult for them to remain protected… Read more »

Vulnerable Teeth Need Extra Help

Taking care of your teeth is one of the best decisions you can make, both financially, and when it comes to your overall well being. When your teeth suffer from bacterial decay, they may need costly restorative treatment to recover. Untreated teeth can also allow bacteria to spread throughout other oral tissues, and eventually contribute… Read more »

Protect Your Molars with Dental Sealants

Bacteria are an especially dangerous foe for your teeth because you can’t see them. However, you know that if you don’t brush and floss your teeth, bacteria will form plaque over time. This plaque biofilm produces acid on the surfaces of your teeth that slowly wears down your enamel and forms a cavity. Your molar… Read more »