dentistry

New Year’s Resolutions for Your Pearly Whites

January 3rd, 2013|Categories: Dental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Even your teeth deserve a New Year’s Resolution or two. Consider adding these dental health improvements to your goals for the New Year to improve your smile for 2013! You hear it over and over, but maybe this year is the year to make it happen…brush twice a day and floss once a day. Consistent [...]

Today’s Terrific Toothbrush Tips

December 10th, 2012|Categories: Dental Health|Tags: , , , |

When was the last time you visited the toothbrush aisle at the grocery store? The options are endless and it’s easy to get overwhelmed by brands, colors, sizes, textures…etc! Here are a few tips when it comes to choosing and using our favorite bathroom accessory. Obviously everyone needs to brush their teeth. Brushing teeth regularly [...]

Top Ten Reasons WE Get the Call…

November 8th, 2012|Categories: Dental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Most dental offices see a wide array of dental issues come through their doors each day. According to the American Dental Association however, most of the reasons for patients to pick up the phone to call the dentist come from ten main symptoms. If you find yourself having any of these symptoms occur, be sure [...]

So, What Do You Do Here?

August 28th, 2012|Categories: Dental Health|Tags: , , , , |

When you come to the dental office you see a variety of staff from the front desk to the doctor. Ever wondered just who does what around the office? Well, here’s a little insight into the workings of the dental office. The front desk staff consists of an office manager and hygiene coordinator. These ladies [...]

How Safe is Teeth Whitening?

June 19th, 2012|Categories: Dental Health|Tags: , , , |

We get asked lots of questions about teeth whitening in our office. Dr. Holleron found an article that explains the science behind the safety of teeth whitening. One quote from the article Dr. Holleron made note of is: "Studies that closely replicated the dynamic intraoral environment showed that hydrogen peroxide-and carbamide peroxide-containing products had no [...]

Help, I Don’t Understand My Dental Insurance!

June 4th, 2012|Categories: Dental Health|Tags: , , , |

Dental insurance can be a complicated concept for both patients and dental offices. However, it is a HUGE benefit to patients that they understand the ins and outs of their dental insurance so they know what to expect when they visit the dentist. Most of the time individuals pay monthly for their insurance benefits and [...]