Five Tips to Support Healthy Teeth & Gums

Teeth & Gums

With proper care and maintenance, you can keep your teeth & gums happy and healthy for a lifetime 1. Use Fluoride Toothpaste: While there are plenty of different toothpastes out there that can help to keep your teeth clean, not all toothpastes are created equal. When looking for the right […]

Read More

The Best and Worst Foods For Teeth


Here’s what you need to know about the best and worst foods for teeth If you want a healthy smile, you’ll already know about the importance of brushing, but have you considered your diet? Sugar-laden products are among the worst foods for teeth as they create the conditions for tooth […]

Read More

How To Combat Anxiety At The Dentist

Anxiety at the Dentist

Many people experience some levels of anxiety at the dentist If you start to feel nervous in the waiting room of your dentist, you’re not alone.  While dental exams and procedures may not be the most pleasant experience, keeping your smile healthy is worth the increased heart rate or sweaty […]

Read More

Mistakes We Make When Caring For Our Mouth


It’s a morning routine familiar for many of us: Get that mouth clean immediately after breakfast by using a harsh toothpaste applied by an abrasive toothbrush, followed by a rinse with a mouthwash so strong it makes you wince. Dr. Kami Hoss winces, too, when he hears patients describe these […]

Read More

Common Dental Issues In Children

Dental Issues

Understanding common paediatric dental issues and why they occur will assist your child in preventing them We all want our children to have beautiful and healthy smiles (the Tooth Mouse included), but sometimes cavities, chipped teeth, and other dental issues can cause dental problems that require a trip to the […]

Read More

How To Curb Dental Anxiety

Dental Anxiety

Dental anxiety can delay the dental treatment or avoid dental appointments altogether While one can never be too prepared for a dental appointment, counteracting measures to prevent dental anxiety are necessary. In such instances, both the patient and their dentist can feel at ease, making it a smooth journey towards […]

Read More

Keeping Your Dentist Up To Date


Your dentist needs to know about your past or current illnesses and medication use. Some general health conditions and medications can affect your oral health, and your oral health can affect some general health conditions. Health History Dentists may ask you about your overall health, including conditions like these1: ▪heart […]

Read More

Safegaurd Your Smile With A Mouthgaurd


A Mouthgaurd helps cushion a blow to the face, minimizing the risk of broken teeth and injuries. Imagine what it would be like if you suddenly lost one or two of your front teeth. Smiling, talking, eating—everything would suddenly be affected. Knowing how to prevent injuries to your mouth and […]

Read More

Fighting Cavities With Fluoride


Fluoride helps fight “acid attacks” like the sugars you eat or drink, and some make acids that cause cavities. Who Can Benefit From Fluoride? Infants and children whose teeth are still developing When children eat food or drink beverages that contain fluoride, it is carried to teeth developing beneath the gums. […]

Read More