Category Archives: dental cleaning

Regular Dental Checkups Can Actually Save You Money

If you don’t like dental “surprises,” thinking preventively is the best way to keep from having to spend money unexpectedly on your mouth. The key is to visit the dentist on a regular basis—every six months typically—instead of waiting until … Continue reading

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New Fluoride Toothpaste Guidelines for Children

The American Dental Association’s (ADA) Council on Scientific Affairs (CSA) recently announced new recommendations on when to start using fluoride toothpaste on children’s teeth. To help prevent children’s tooth decay, the CSA recommends that parents use just a smear of … Continue reading

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What’s Living in Your Mouth?

Did you know that over 700 different strains of bacteria have been detected in the human mouth? The good news is that most of us are only host to 34 to 72 different varieties and that most of the bacterial … Continue reading

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Send Your Child Off to School with a Healthy Mouth

We know most parents are busy shopping for school clothes and supplies and catching up with booster shots to get ready for the new school year. But scheduling a dental checkup right now for your children can be just as … Continue reading

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Why Periodic Teeth Cleaning Is Important

Including a routine comprehensive cleaning, or prophylaxis, as part of your dental health care helps prevent gum disease, such as gingivitis and periodontitis.  Cleaning typically includes removing plaque and calculus from teeth above the gum line (scaling), and below the … Continue reading

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