Want To Improve Your Smile? Chew Gum!

You may not have known, but chewing sugar-free gum can bring a lot of benefits to your mouth health. According to studies done on the subject, chewing sugar-free gum for 20 minutes after eating can help prevent cavities from forming! These claims may seem a little far-fetched. How can chewing a piece of gum prevent… Read more »

The Characteristics to Look for in Toothpaste

If you’re about to head to the store for a new tube of toothpaste, our , Dr. , would like to give you some tips that can help you. It’s best to select the paste that is right for your teeth and smile. To help you find that paste, encourages you to look for the… Read more »

Avoid Forgetting About Your Dental Appointment by Using Our Tips

Do you forget about your dental appointments? If so, it’s time to change your ways. Fortunately, there are things you can do to keep your appointments from slipping your mind. Little did you know, your checkups are vital for a top-notch oral health, so it’s important to attend them every six months. So, to help… Read more »

How to Treat a Dental Emergency Until You Can See a Dentist

Are you prepared to take care of your dental health in the event of a dental accident? Many people don’t consider dental first aid, but we offer important first aid tips to help you address a dental emergency until you are able to see a dentist for care. – Lost or broken dental crown: Dab… Read more »

Year-End Smile Upgrades: Sedation Dentistry

Sedation dentistry is the branch of dentistry that serves to alleviate pain during oral health care procedures. If you are in line for oral surgery or other complex oral health care procedure, a deep sedative may be needed to put you to sleep. However, much milder forms of sedation also exist to help calm and… Read more »

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Tooth Replacements

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Tooth Replacements Are you in need of a tooth replacement treatment to correct any ailments due to an incomplete smile? To avoid damage that comes with missing teeth, including the potential for tooth slippage, it is important to make sure you have all missing teeth replaced immediately. Your best options… Read more »

The Purpose of Saliva in Your Mouth

A component of your mouth that you may not consider very often is saliva, but once you are informed of its critical role in your oral health, we think you will consider it frequently. We invite you to learn more about the purpose of saliva and how it benefits your smile. Your salivary glands produce… Read more »

Infant Oral Care

Do you have an infant? If so, there are many things you need to do to care for your infant, and cleaning and caring for their smile is one of them. Now, our dentist, Dr. Christopher McGonigle, and our dental team understand that might be a tough task if you’re not sure how to do… Read more »

Restorative Dentistry Options for Improving Your Smile

Did you know that you can improve your smile with restorative dentistry? Restorative dentistry is a branch of dentistry specifically designed to improve the structure of your smile. Most of these treatments improve the function of your teeth as well by default. Some restorative treatments improve broken or damaged teeth, while others are designed to… Read more »

Oral Health Treatments: Cold and Flu Season

Your oral health care should always be foremost on your mind if you are suffering from any kind of illness. Typically, illnesses arise in the mouth, so it is important to make sure your mouth is healthy first. If you suffer from a cold or the flu, continue brushing or flossing effectively every day. If… Read more »