Category: Oral Health

July 11, 2019

How Much Radiation Do You Get From Dental X-Rays?

By Steve D. Rima, CHP Just the mention of the word “radiation” conjures up an unpleasant image for most people….

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root canal

Oral Cancer Facts & Rates of Occurance in the United States

Close to 53,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral or oropharyngeal cancer this year. It will cause over 9,750 deaths,…

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How to switch to a new dentist

September 1, 2018

How to Switch Dentists

There’s a lot of reasons people look for a new dentist: maybe they moved to a new location, need a…

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leave your dentist

Is It Time For Me To Break Up With My Dentist?

Maybe you’re a newer patient, or maybe you’ve been seeing the same dentist your entire life, but you can’t shake…

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family dentist

July 5, 2018

6 Tips On How To Choose A Family Dentist

There is probably not another medical professional you visit more than your dentist. You want your dentist to not only…

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tooth decay

April 10, 2018

How To Eliminate Tooth Decay

Tooth decay, more commonly known as cavities or caries, affects millions of mouths across the world. Decay occurs when plaque…

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healthy teeth

April 1, 2018

Doctor’s Secrets to Healthy Teeth

Many of the patients who come into our office with cavities, gingivitis, gum disease, or tooth decay are shocked when…

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toothache

March 1, 2018

Why Do I Have a Toothache?

Tooth pain is uncomfortable and can be difficult to self-diagnose and self-treat. If you are experiencing a toothache, it’s important…

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oral surgery

February 12, 2018

What Is Oral Surgery

Oral surgery is a type of dentistry that treats a variety of issues and diseases inside of the mouth, ranging…

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teeth cleaning

February 1, 2018

Why Are Teeth Cleanings Necessary?

Why Teeth Cleanings Are Necessary Teeth cleanings are needed for three basic reasons: Maintain health of teeth and gums Prevent…

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