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The Legend of the Tooth Fairy

When the Tooth Fairy pays a nighttime visit to a home, she's doing more than just picking up a lost tooth. Her visit is part of a family tradition – a rite of passage that marks a child’s transition from childhood to adolescence. August 22nd is National Tooth Fairy Day We're celebrating National Tooth Fairy [...]

August 2nd, 2018|Keystone Kids Club|Comments Off on The Legend of the Tooth Fairy

Teeth Whitening | Options To Brighten Your Smile

Your smile says a lot about you and it is not uncommon for your teeth to lose their luster over time, which is why so many people are interested in teeth whitening. In fact, when the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry asked what people would most like to improve about their smile, the most common response [...]

June 12th, 2018|Beautiful Smiles, Cosmetic Dentistry|Comments Off on Teeth Whitening | Options To Brighten Your Smile

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

St. Patrick’s Day | Wearing Of The Green

As the old saying goes, "There are only two kinds of people in the world, the Irish and those who wish they were." On St. Patrick's Day, Irish or not, we find reason to celebrate with everything from parades and parties to hearty corned beef and cabbage meals, to all things green. With Mother Nature [...]

March 13th, 2018|Holiday|Comments Off on St. Patrick’s Day | Wearing Of The Green

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

Why Is Fluoride So Good For Our Teeth?

At Keystone Dental Arts, our hygienists play a critical role in patient care. While patients are in their chair, hygienists not only clean their teeth, but they also spend quality time hearing concerns. Fluoride is a common topic of discussion and they prepared this article as an educational resource to help patients better understand the benefits. [...]

September 13th, 2017|Fluoride, Oral Health, Prevention|Comments Off on Why Is Fluoride So Good For Our Teeth?

10 Summer Dental Care Tips To Keep You Smiling

Summer Dental Care: Long, fun, indulgent and carefree days are what summer is all about, but that doesn't mean your oral health routine has to suffer. We may not be as disciplined when we are on vacation, attending backyard barbecues or enjoying impromptu beach trips, but you can allow yourself some indulgence with these [...]

July 14th, 2017|Beautiful Smiles, Oral Health, Tips|Comments Off on 10 Summer Dental Care Tips To Keep You Smiling