Posts Categorized: Dental Checkups

What’s So Important About Routine Dental Care?

When we are growing up most of us are only told that we need to brush our teeth to prevent cavities. Of course, at a young age, that is all we really need to know, because no child wants a cavity! However, as we get older, routine dental care is about more than just cavities…. Read more »

Can You Really Avoid Cavities in 2017?

Do you want to keep your smile in tip top shape in 2017? If so, now is the perfect time to make a resolution to care for your teeth and gums. The great news is that with simple steps taken at-home, combined with routine professional preventive dental care, you really can avoid cavities in the… Read more »

Can You Prevent Dental Problems with Great Oral Care?

Do you ever wonder what more you could be doing to help protect your healthy teeth and gums? Perhaps you have struggled with dental problems in the past, and are worried that you will soon encounter oral health threats again. Whatever your motivation for learning more about preventive dental care, it is important to realize… Read more »

3 Ways To Stop Missing Visits

Are you guilty of missing visits? Perhaps you call and cancel at the last minute. Or, maybe you don’t even schedule a preventive dental checkup and cleaning for a variety of reasons. You know, of course, in your heart of hearts that this is not the best move for your oral health. Even with great… Read more »

3 Consequences Of Skipped Preventive Visits

Have you been thinking about skipping your preventive visit? Perhaps you have already skipped a couple but your smile seems like it’s perfectly fine. When it comes to prevention, feeling the urgency to keep up with associated appointments is often difficult when everything looks A-OK. Allow us to explain why a smile that still appears nice… Read more »

Tooth Sensitivity Quiz

Have you found that you experience tooth sensitivity on a consistent basis? If so, you will notice that even breathing in cold air can cause your tooth to feel quite reactive and uncomfortable. The good news is that there’s a lot we can do to address this problem. The bad news is that patients often… Read more »

Welcome 2016 Without Worry

As the New Year approaches, do you feel like you are completely on top of your oral health, having visited us for your preventive care visits? Or, has it been such a long time since your last checkup that the idea of your once-a-year oral cancer screening is stressing you out, rather than making you… Read more »

Dangers Of Skipping Your Checkup

Have you given much though to the dangers of skipping your dental checkup? We understand that from time to time, something may come up that requires you to reschedule your preventive care visit. However, simply deciding to go up to a year or longer between checkups can become extremely dangerous for your oral health. Damage… Read more »

Dental Checkup Checklist

We often learn that patients think of their checkups as mysterious moments in their lives. They know that we are looking in their mouths, performing different tasks, using a variety of instruments, and coming to conclusions – but they are not always quite certain what it is we’re actually doing. First, we would like to… Read more »

Things To Consider About Dental Checkups

You know that it’s important to schedule your dental checkup, so we can keep our eye on your oral health. After all, taking a detailed account of what’s going on in your oral cavity once every six months gives you a ton of protection against developing problems. If a problem happens to arise, we can… Read more »