The Tooth Fairy

The Tooth Fairy

What does the tooth fairy leave under your kid’s pillow? Everyone knows losing baby teeth is part of the transition into adolescence, and putting those precious baby teeth under a pillow for the Tooth Fairy has become a popular trend similar to Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny. Children often…

Tips to include Dental Health into 2015

Tips to include Dental Health into 2015

It’s that time of year again! 2015 is just around the corner and you might be starting to think about your New Year resolution. Some of the most common resolutions are: 1. Being more organized 2. Quit smoking 3. Eating healthy 4. Getting fit and losing weight 5. Save more…

Your Pets Have Teeth Too!

Your Pets Have Teeth Too!

Did you brush your teeth this morning?  Did you help your kids brush their teeth?  What about your pets’ teeth?  When you go to the store to get a new toothbrush or a tube of toothpaste, do you do the same for your fur baby? Did you know that tooth…

Best and Worst Halloween Candy for your Kids Teeth

Best and Worst Halloween Candy for your Kids Teeth

Halloween is only 2 days away and while our kids love the thrill of dressing up and going door to door collecting large quantities of candy, one could say that the trick-or-treating candy haul is pretty much a parent’s  (and your dentist’s) scariest sight. Thankfully, some sweets are worst than…

Don’t Wait for a Toothache!

Don’t Wait for a Toothache!

Cavities occur as a result of the destruction of tooth structure, a process called tooth decay. Tooth decay can affect both the enamel (the outer coating of the tooth) and the dentin (the inner layer of the tooth). While daily brushing and flossing helps remove food particles and plaque, a…