A Brief Tongue Cleaning Can Help Reduce Bad Breath Odors

Bad Breath can sometimes prove to be socially embarrassing. While some cases of halitosis or chronic bad breath can be related to other conditions, acute bad breath can sometimes be attributed to excess bacteria in your mouth. This can sometimes be mitigated by a consistent and effective daily oral hygiene routine. The American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth twice... read more »

Have a Better Brushing Routine by Using Our Secret Brushing Tips

Did you know there are little things you can do to improve your tooth brushing routine? Well, it’s true, and our dentist, Dr. John Phillips, knows all about those little secrets. Because he cares for you and wants you to have the best smile possible, he is happy to share those secrets with you. First, brush your smile from the... read more »

Tips on Having a Good Relationship With Your Orthodontic Appliance

Your orthodontic experience can be one you'll always remember—in a good way. It can be smooth, successful, and even enjoyable. To help make that possible for you, Dr. John Phillips and our orthodontic team encourage you to have a good relationship with your braces. To do so, you need to first brush and floss regularly. Unfortunately, your braces trap food... read more »