Sugar-Free Gum Promotes Saliva and Can Help Your Oral Health

Are you interested in improving your oral health? Are you interested in finding ways to prevent cavities and lower your risk of gum disease? If so, we have exciting news for you! Sugar-free gum promotes positive oral health and can help fight against cavities and bacteria that could be damaging to your oral health. Our dentist, Dr. Grafton Teets, promotes... read more »

Help Your Dental Bonding

Dental bonding can help you by making minor repairs on teeth that are discolored, are chipped or have overly large gaps in between them. Nevertheless, your bonding will not look as good if you do not take care of it. In order to keep your bonding looking nice, consider some of these suggestions. Naturally, be extra careful of what you... read more »

Toothbrush Care While on Vacation

When you go on vacation, be sure you include a toothbrush in your luggage. Since you are away from your home, you may need to do things a little differently to keep the toothbrush clean. If you wonder how, here are some ideas that can help you. A container, such as travel holder or cap, that has some ventilation can... read more »

What Are These Sores in My Mouth?

When it comes to having oral lesions in your mouth, you are not alone. Common causes are infection, inflammation, and sometimes cancer. The most common causes, however, are viral and fungal infections. Following are a few of the most common causes of sores in the mouth, and how to treat them. Cold Sores/Fever Blisters) Even though you can’t really get... read more »

7 Bad Habits Which Harm Teeth

You can keep your teeth strong and healthy by brushing them twice a day, flossing them once a day, and visiting your dentist every 6 months. You can also keep your teeth healthy by avoiding these 7 bad habits. If you smoke or chew tobacco, quit today. Tobacco irritates oral tissue, stains teeth, and increases your risk for tooth decay,... read more »