Your Child’s First Visit

Dentists today generally recommend that you bring your child into the dental office for their first visit by the age of 1 or within 6 months after their first tooth erupts from the gums. When you bring your child in, you can expect that little treatment will be provided. Your child’s first visit is to… Read more »

Caring For Your Mouth After Wisdom Teeth Removal

Getting your wisdom teeth removed is important for your oral health, but you need to keep caring for your oral health afterwards by following the after-care instructions you dentist gives you. These instructions may include the following mandates: Eating And Drinking You should eat soft foods in the days following the removal of your wisdom… Read more »

Problems Caused By A Dry Mouth

Saliva is an important defender against disease and tooth decay in your mouth. So when saliva flow is stymied because of illness or medication, several problems may develop. Problems Caused By A Dry Mouth If there isn’t enough saliva to neutralize acids, aid with chewing and swallowing, and bring in tooth rebuilding/disease-fighting substances, then problems… Read more »