Test What You Know About Mouthwash Here

The more you know about mouthwash, the better. In fact, the more you know about mouthwash, the better chance you have of choosing and using the right product for your mouth and smile. So, our dentist, Dr. Adam Hodges, encourages you to test your mouthwash knowledge today by taking the following mouthwash test. We hope you learn something new! 1.... read more »

The Advantages of Flossing

There are many advantages to flossing that can improve your oral health. In fact, flossing can help prevent cavities and gum disease from destroying your teeth and oral health. Flossing is often skipped by many people, which can lead to many oral health problems if you neglect this step in your oral hygiene routine. Our dentists, Dr. Adam Hodges, is... read more »

Oral Health Care for a Superior Smile

If you wish to build a better smile, start with your oral health care. Your oral health care is important for establishing ways to enhance your smile through the habits you keep. Not only can your cleaning habits play a significant role in your oral health, but so to can your frequency or lack of visits to your dentist, your... read more »

The Links Between Your Oral Health and Aging

How effective would you say your oral hygiene routine is? How well would you say it is in comparison to a few years ago? It is important to make sure that you are not only continuing to work on your oral health care but looking for ways to improve it as well. This is extremely important because as you age,... read more »

What to Expect from a Dental Cleaning

Every six months, you should receive a dental cleaning to keep your smile in good shape. If like many patients, you feel nervous about having a dental checkup, our team is happy to describe the process of a dental cleaning and what to expect during your visit. 1. Dental X-Rays: After you are seated in a comfortable dental chair in... read more »

Your Finest Smile Should Include Healthy Foods to Eat

The foods you eat play an essential role in your oral health. You can easily damage your teeth and gums if you're eating unhealthy sweets and treats. Similarly, you can also strengthen your teeth and gums if you're eating healthy food. Thus, always implement a nutritious diet that includes all five major food groups and is limited in unhealthy ingredients... read more »

What to Expect With Dental Implant Treatment

Are you about to replace your missing tooth and restore your oral health with a dental implant? If so, our dentist, Dr. Adam Hodges, is happy to give you some details about the treatment! The treatment involved can be confusing and a little overwhelming if you don’t know much about it. So, when you are enhancing your smile, you can... read more »

Three Steps for Tooth Replacement

The process of placing a dental implant is an extended one, but it’s not as challenging as many people assume. We are eager to help you better understand what to expect from receiving a dental implant by providing an in-depth review of the three steps involved. These steps are: Step 1: Our dentist examines your oral cavity by screening the... read more »

Dentistry Highlights: Gum Disease Symptom Detection

Gum disease can arrive anytime and can often progress over a period of many years. However, it often goes undetected because its attributes can be linked to other ailments in your mouth. However, if your gum tissue does become infected, there are frequent signs and symptoms that you should be mindful of. Several physical indications of gum disease can also... read more »

The Steps to Building a Better Smile: Cavity Prevention

How would you rank your oral healthcare regarding cavity prevention? If you ever have suffered a cavity, or feel you're at an increased risk for cavities, it is important to do everything you can to improve your cleaning techniques, your dentist visit, and your diet. Follow daily cleaning routines including brushing and flossing daily and rinsing your mouth out after... read more »