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Pregnancy | What To Expect At The Dentist… When You’re Expecting

If you're pregnant, you’re probably worried about anything and everything that may affect your baby, especially if you’re a first-time mother. But when it comes to your dental care during pregnancy, there’s no need to worry! Annual exams and preventive dental care during pregnancy are not only safe, but recommended. In fact, you need to pay [...]

August 23rd, 2019|Oral Health, Pregnancy|Comments Off on Pregnancy | What To Expect At The Dentist… When You’re Expecting

4 Ways Smiling Improves Our Health!

We've all heard the old cliché that it takes more muscles to frown than to smile, so you should smile to conserve energy! That’s actually false. It takes a minimum of ten muscles to smile, but only a minimum of six to frown so the expression should really be, “smile to burn calories!” But smiling will do [...]

June 21st, 2019|Oral Health|Comments Off on 4 Ways Smiling Improves Our Health!

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth The Healthy Way

Everyone loves a good sweet snack once in a while, but unfortunately, that includes the bacteria in our mouths. Those little germs’ favorite food in the world is sugary treats, and the more sugar they get, the more they put our teeth at risk of tooth decay. So how can you satisfy your sweet tooth without [...]

May 21st, 2019|Food & Nutrition, Oral Health|Comments Off on Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth The Healthy Way

Protect Your Teeth This Cold And Flu Season

The last thing you want to worry about when you’re sick is your dental health. Unfortunately, your teeth can be extra vulnerable when cold and flu season strike. If you find yourself under the weather, read on for helpful tips on protecting your mouth! Watch Out For Dry Mouth You know that feeling when your nose [...]

January 11th, 2019|Oral Health, Prevention|Comments Off on Protect Your Teeth This Cold And Flu Season

Love Pumpkin? Your Smile Does Too!

‘TIS THE SEASON FOR everything pumpkin. As the poster child of fall, pumpkin doesn’t just star in our autumnal decorations, it shows up on our menus too. And as far as we’re concerned, that’s a good thing. Pumpkin is great for your oral and overall health! Pumpkin: Fall’s Superfood We’re glad pumpkin has so many health [...]

September 11th, 2018|Oral Health|Comments Off on Love Pumpkin? Your Smile Does Too!

Seasonal Allergies And Your Oral Health

SPRING IS IN THE AIR…and that means so are allergies. Seasonal allergies affect millions of people every year, but did you know that they can also affect oral health? Why Do We Get Seasonal Allergies? While there are plenty of allergens that can make us sneeze year round, such as dust and pet dander, seasonal [...]

May 9th, 2018|Oral Health, Prevention|Comments Off on Seasonal Allergies And Your Oral Health

HPV & Oral Cancer | What You Need To Know

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and as your oral health care provider, Dr. Christian joins the nation’s top dental associations and health organizations in this campaign to raise awareness of HPV, oral cancer screenings and the importance of early detection. I am sure that you recall having your tongue examined during your hygiene visits (sorry [...]

April 10th, 2018|Community Outreach, Oral Health, Prevention|Comments Off on HPV & Oral Cancer | What You Need To Know

Children’s Dental Health Month

February is National Children's Dental Health month, a time each year focused on spreading awareness about the importance of good oral health for our youth. While it is important to focus on everyone's oral health all year round, the statistics suggest that an entire month of awareness dedicated to children is warranted. While recent industry [...]

January 21st, 2018|Community Outreach, Keystone Kids Club, Oral Health|Comments Off on Children’s Dental Health Month

Make A Dental Health Resolution For The New Year

The New Year is a popular time to make new commitments to a healthier lifestyle. We’re here to help you make a dental health resolution that will contribute to your overall wellness. Statistics suggest that 40% of Americans will make New Year’s resolutions, yet only 8% will keep them. Adopting better dental habits is an [...]

January 2nd, 2018|Gum Disease, Oral Health, Periodontal Disease|Comments Off on Make A Dental Health Resolution For The New Year

Mouth Healthy Holiday Snacks

It's the holiday season and that means lots of meals, parties and celebrations filled with tempting food choices that may damage or stain teeth. We’ve got a nice list of some mouth healthy holiday snack tips to avoid an unnecessary trip to the dentist and to keep your teeth shining bright! Most people worry about watching their diet [...]

November 16th, 2017|Beautiful Smiles, Oral Health|Comments Off on Mouth Healthy Holiday Snacks