Category: Dental Hygiene

Yes, You Need a Retainer After Braces

April 2, 2020

Once you complete the main part of your orthodontic journey, you’ll embark on maintaining those beautiful results. Retainers after metal or invisible braces are an important part in keeping your […]

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How to Floss Your Teeth Properly

February 20, 2020

Do you always remember to floss? When we’re rushing through our morning or evening routine it’s easy to skip this step. Unfortunately, not flossing and not flossing properly can put […]

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Am I Able to Use My HSA at the Dentist?

January 21, 2019

Most people use their health savings account (HSA) to pay for medical expenses like prescriptions, co-pays, and contact lenses. A great way to maximize your HSA or flexible spending account (FSA) […]

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How Long Does a Dental Filling Last?

October 15, 2018

We tell our patients that dental fillings can last up to twenty years with proper care, however, eventually, your filling will need to be replaced. Follow along as we answer […]

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Other Ways to Use Mouthwash

September 25, 2017

While it’s no substitute for brushing and flossing, throwing a thorough mouthwash rinse into your routine can clear out odor and plaque-causing bacteria from the nooks and crannies in your […]

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Happy World Oral Health Day!

March 17, 2017

There’s a lot going on March 20th. Not only is it the first day of spring, but it’s also World Oral Health Day (WOHD)! In order to encourage good hygiene […]

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It’s National Tooth Fairy Day!

February 27, 2017

When compared to other magical visitors like Santa Claus or the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy’s history is more elusive. Unlike most traditions that can be traced back hundreds of […]

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