COVID-19 has had a profound impact on all of our lives. These unprecedented times have been challenging, but the good news is that we are in this together! Now more than ever it is important to look after our overall health and well-being. However, many of us still may wonder "Is it safe to go to the dentist"? The short answer is: Yes! It is safe to go to the dentist for essential and nonessential care. Here at The Dental Center we have strict protocols in place to ensure your safety … [Read more...] about Visiting The Dentist During COVID-19…Is It Safe?
Let's start of the year right and practice good dental hygiene! One of the most common dental mistakes that patients make is keeping their toothbrush for too long. The American Dental Association officially reccomends changing your toothbrush every 3-4 months. If you have an electric toothbrush, this means a new brushing head is necessary every 3-4 months too! A lot of us get so busy with work and family we often forget that these seemingly small details. But actually, forgetting to change … [Read more...] about Out With The Old, In With The New
What Can Adults Do to Maintain Good Oral Health? You can keep your teeth for your lifetime. Here are some things you can do to maintain a healthy mouth and strong teeth. Drink fluoridated water and brush with fluoride toothpaste. Practice good oral hygiene. Brush teeth thoroughly and floss between the teeth to remove dental plaque. Visit your dentist on a regular basis, even if you have no natural teeth or have dentures. Do not use any tobacco products. If you smoke, quit. … [Read more...] about Oral Health Tips