Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Facts About BOTOX®

If you’re interested in knowing all about BOTOX®, then our dentist, Dr. John Phillips, is happy to help you. The more you know, the more answers and knowledge you’ll have. So, to tell you all about BOTOX, our dentist is happy to share some BOTOX facts with you. Those facts... Read more »

A Snore Guard Might Help Lessen Sleep Apnea Symptoms

A family member with chronic snoring problems might seem like to be little more than a sleep quality nuisance. However, severe snoring and periodic breathing interruption might be symptoms of sleep apnea. If this chronic respiratory condition is not addressed in a reasonable amount of time, it can start to... Read more »

What Fruits and Vegetables Are Good for Teeth?

Many fruits and vegetables can offer health benefits for your teeth. We can only focus on a few for now, but what we mention can help keep your teeth clean and strengthen them. First on the list is apples. Apples can help clean your teeth. The benefits can come from... Read more »

Care for Your Oral Health Over Time

Do you take good care of your smile? Did you know, as you age your smile is at risk for serious oral health concerns? Well, it’s true. Your oral health is essential and should be taken seriously. Furthermore, by taking care of your oral health, you are helping your smile... Read more »

Facts About Mouthwash

Your dentist, Dr. John Phillips, encourages you to rinse your mouth with mouthwash regularly. This is because doing so can help your smile and oral health in more ways than you might realize. However, you might not make rinsing with mouthwash a priority if you don’t know much about it.... Read more »

How to Brush Your Teeth

Did you know that there is a right and wrong way to brush your teeth? Were you aware that brushing incorrectly can actually damage your smile? Today we would like to provide you with a quick guide to help ensure that you brush your teeth properly and safely to help... Read more »

Four Ways to Enjoy a Clean Smile

Proper dental hygiene habits are the key to enjoying a strong and healthy smile for a lifetime. Our dental team is happy to be of assistance if you struggle to maintain an effective oral care routine. The following four methods of dental health care can keep your smile clean and... Read more »

Oral Health Strategies: Treatments for Bruxism

If you routinely notice signs of bruxism, it could be linked to an oral health condition associated with worn or flat teeth. Any symptoms including fractures or chips that have no other reasonable explanation can very well be caused by bruxism. Furthermore, look for other visual clues that your tooth... Read more »