What to Look for in Floss

If you’re not sure which type of dental floss to purchase at the store, then our , Dr. , is more than happy to help you. It’s important to choose the floss that helps you clean the crevices of your smile. As we’re sure you know, flossing is very important. Now, the type of floss… Read more »

Selecting a Mouthwash? Here’s What to Look For

When choosing a mouthwash, you’re probably overwhelmed by all of the many options. Which mouthwash is right for you? Well, our , Dr. , is happy to help you select the right mouthwash by giving you the tips you need. It’s best to choose a mouthwash that has the following characteristics: -Fluoride: Fluoride is a… Read more »

Invite Your Smile Back For the Holidays With Dentures

If you have lost any teeth, we encourage you to choose a treatment for tooth replacement as soon as possible. Missing teeth can lead to larger dental problems such as tooth decay and destabilized gums, allowing the surrounding teeth to shift out of their positions. Receiving dentures can help you fully regain your smile, as… Read more »

Year-End Smile Upgrades: Sleep Apnea Treatments

If you’re diagnosed with sleep apnea, it means you’re suffering from a sleeping disorder in which your breathing habits are interrupted or impaired while sleeping. Typically, this can arise due to a blocked airway or interrupted brain signals. If left untreated, it can cause numerous oral ailments including high blood pressure and heart attacks. Thus,… Read more »

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Toothbrushing Techniques

How would you rank your oral health care in regard to brushing effectively each day? Are you making sure that you brush your teeth twice per day? Do you use a toothbrush that is extremely durable and not worn out? If you have any potential questions or worries about your oral health care, consider the… Read more »

Tips on Caring for an Infant’s Oral Health

If you’re not sure how to care for your child’s oral health and smile, then you have come to the right blog. Our dentist, Dr. John McMurray, and dental team are happy to tell you how to keep your child’s teeth and gums in tip-top shape. The more you know, the better! So, here are… Read more »

Choosing and Caring for Your Toothbrush

As your toothbrush is a key instrument in promoting good oral health, you want to choose it and then care for it well. Here are some important tips for helping you do so: Choosing a Toothbrush: -You’ll want to exchange your old toothbrush for a new one once every season – that is every three… Read more »

Oral Health ABCs: Dental Anxiety

Have you ever been afraid to go to the dentist office? Do you ever feel pain in your mouth but choose not to treat it because of a fear that the pain you’re going to feel at the dentist office will be even worse? If so, you are suffering from a common condition known as… Read more »

A Cavity Needs to be Treated by a Dentist

Cavities can cause significant discomfort and limit your ability to bite and chew your grind food efficiently. If a cavity goes ignored the result can be pain, an abscess or even the loss of the tooth. Early tooth decay symptoms often include discomfort, a change in the texture of the tooth and increased sensitivity and… Read more »

A Consistent Oral Hygiene Routine Is Very Important for Preventing Gingivitis

Hardened tartar is a bacteria laden substance that can develop on teeth when your daily oral hygiene routine fails to remove plaque and food residue from your mouth. As it starts to build up near the gumline, it puts your periodontal tissues at increased risk of suffering gingivitis. This can cause your gums to bleed… Read more »