Choosing a Mouthwash

Although it is no substitute for brushing and flossing, using mouthwash is a great addition to your oral health care routine. Mouthwash can freshen breath and antiseptic mouthwash can help in cleaning your mouth. There are basically two types of mouthwash: cosmetic and therapeutic. Cosmetic mouthwashes have no medicinal value.... Read more »

Clean Your Tongue for a Healthy Mouth

You may not know it (and you may not want to know it), but your tongue is home to millions of bacteria. That bacteria can cause bad breath and other health problems for your mouth. It’s a not a very pretty picture. Fortunately, there is an easy way to fight... Read more »

What Is Causing Your Mouth to Feel Dry Constantly?

The causes of chronic dry mouth are numerous, but identifying the source of your dry mouth problems goes a long way in helping you to handle the situation. It’s important to treat dry mouth since insufficient saliva production can cause persistent bad breath and put your smile more at risk... Read more »

When Is It Time to Lose Your Wisdom Teeth?

Wisdom teeth are the last of your molars that erupt in the very back of your smile, typically between the time of your late teens to mid twenties. Dental X-rays notify the dentist of the circumstances of your wisdom teeth, whether they need to be removed and when. The time... Read more »

Making Root Canals More Comfortable

What comes to mind when you read the words “root canal?” Do you believe they’re pain-inducing? That’s a common answer that we get. To correct some of the misconceptions surrounding root canal services, read this post. If you have any more queries, please be sure to call our office and... Read more »

Oral Health Keys: Oral Emergencies

As the holiday season comes around, it is important to make sure you are well protected against any oral accidents or injuries that can arise. Oral emergencies can easily damage your smile if you're not careful, so it is important to make sure you're taking every precaution necessary to not... Read more »

Tips on How to Clean Your Toothbrush

Are you interested in keeping your toothbrush clean and pristine? If so, our dentists, Drs. Condie and Tuft, have some tips for you. Now, little did you know, cleaning your toothbrush isn’t actually necessary. That’s right: Even though our mouths and bathrooms are covered with bacteria, it’s nothing to worry... Read more »

Initial Symptoms of Toothache Pain Needs to Be Examined by a Dentist

If you wake up one morning with a minor toothache or other discomfort in your mouth, it can be disconcerting. Even if you can mitigate the pain by taking a standard dosage of anti-inflammatory medication, or applying oral analgesic to your gums, you still need to have it examined by... Read more »

How to Maintain Oral Health During the Fall Season

The Fall Season means that it’s time for your little ones to dress up like ghouls, ghosts, monsters, and princesses and go trick-or-treating. This time of year is so fun for your little ghoulies, but it can also be hazardous for their (and your) dental health. Read on for some... Read more »

Are You a Sports Coach? Here Are Some Tips to Help Your Players’ Smiles

As a coach, you probably care very much about your players. You want them to love the game and succeed in life. You also most likely want them to stay healthy and strong. This also includes the condition of their smile. If you care for your players, you need to... Read more »