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What Happens if I Don’t Get My Teeth Cleaned Regularly?
What Happens if I Don’t Get My Teeth Cleaned Regularly?

Ever wonder why you need to get your teeth thoroughly cleaned by a dental hygienist twice a year? It’s not just so the dental office staff can see your smiling face twice a year or just make sure you are really brushing your teeth as well as you should–although these are ...

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Blog Posts in 2011

  • Dental Treatments to Close Gaps

    You can tell almost instantly when someone doesn’t like how their teeth look when they smile. Or, more accurately, when they try to hide their smile ...

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  • Dental Care for Your Bonded Retainer

    It’s not unusual for orthodontists to require patients to wear a retainer after wearing braces. Several patients will have to sport a removable ...

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  • Natural, At-Home Treatments for Periodontal Disease

    If you have periodontal (gum) disease, you should see your dentist immediately and follow whatever treatment prescribed to you. However, there are a ...

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  • Dental Did You Know? Our Jaws Shrink as We Age

    Recent research has found that our jaws actually shrink with age. After taking plaster molds of the teeth of dental students every ten years for forty ...

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  • 5 Dental Tips for Thanksgiving

    Our favorite food-based holiday is here! Relax and lower your hackles; we aren’t going to tell you to cut down on how much you eat. We just want to ...

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  • Care Tips for After Your Wisdom Teeth Removal

    Time to get your or your child’s wisdom teeth removed? Surgery is never a fun experience, even with something as common as getting one’s wisdom teeth ...

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  • Missing Cleanings By Just a Little Increases Risk for Gum Disease

    So you ignored that little postcard you got in the mail saying it was time for your next dental cleaning. Or you forgot to add it to your to-do list. ...

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  • Post-Halloween Dental Advice: Candies to Avoid

    No doubt your kids’ trick-or-treating adventures this Halloween were a smashing success. They have come home with giant sacks just brimming with ...

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  • How long does it take to see results with Invisalign?

    What Is Invisalign? As mentioned last week, Invisalign is an innovative alternative to correcting misaligned or spaces between teeth instead of using ...

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