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Tidbit Toothsday

Tidbit Toothsday

Happy Toothsday!

Halloween is just around the corner meaning candy, candy, candy.

Remember these candy facts:

  • The stickier the candy, the more it stays on your teeth.
  • The longer it takes to eat, the longer sugar is in your mouth.
  • The harder the candy, the easier to break a tooth.
  • The best time to eat candy is right after your healthy meal when saliva can break down the sugar faster.

Don't forget to stop by and drop off your extra or unwanted candy for Operation Gratitude between now and November 8th!

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Tidbit Toothsday

Tidbit Toothsday

Did you know you can get gum disease and gingivitis by kissing someone, sharing utensils, or sharing drinks???  Good news!!  You can prevent gum disease and gingivitis with good oral hygiene; brushing and flossing.  Call today for your next check-up and cleaning appointment.

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Tidbit Toothsday

Grinding Facts

Happy Toothsday!

Do you wake in the morning with jaw pain or feeling like you have an all-day headache?  Do you find yourself stressed out and clenching your teeth during the day?  Chronic teeth grinding and/or clenching (aka Bruxism) can not only make your jaw hurt, it can cause damage to your teeth and or tooth loss.  A simple dental guard or splint may alleviate pain and help prevent harm to your teeth and gums.  An impression is taken in the office and a few days later, we deliver your custom guard/splint and make ...

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