Recently and article was published regarding a connection to dental x-rays and brain tumors. Dental X-rays Linked to Common Brain Tumor Here's what Dr. Holleron has to say about this very important topic: We are also concerned about the radiation that our patients receive during radiographs at our office, that is why on new patients, [...]
Think because you're not a smoker that you are in the clear for oral cancers? Don't be too sure. Smoking and tobacco use are obvious risk factors for a variety of illnesses including oral cancers. Just look at this data from the ADA... Current smokers were twice as likely as former smokers and four times [...]
Did you know that your oral health can negatively affect your overall health? It’s important to know the connection between having a healthy mouth and keeping the rest of your body in tip top shape. Your mouth is full of harmless bacteria and good oral hygiene complete with daily brushing and flossing keeps these bacteria [...]
If you or your children are using an electric toothbrush, you may want to check out this article from the FDA: Toothbrush Can Chip Teeth and Cause Choking If you are interested in more information about electric toothbrushes and the ones Tooth Acres carries give us a call. We're happy to help!
Welcome to the new Tooth Acres website. Now, you have everything you need to schedule and prepare for your visit. You can download the forms you’ll need on our Patient Registration page, Request an Appointment, or learn more about good oral health in our patient education section.
February is Children’s Dental Health Month and a great time to focus on the dental health of the kiddos in your life. Tooth Acres is a Family Dentist office that treats adults as well as children of any age. By age 3, children should have begun regular teeth cleanings and checkups with a dentist. Children [...]
What’s the key to good oral health? Education. Visit our Patient Education section to read all about risk factors, symptoms and procedures for a number of dental issues. If your question isn’t answered here, please feel free to Contact Us.