6Feb, 2017

5 Bad Foods for Your Teeth

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Hi, Dr. Doering here — We all know to avoid sugary foods, brush our teeth twice per day, and floss once a day. It’s simple dental hygiene that’s easy to follow. Yet, there are many temptations which prove irresistible. A balanced, healthy diet, with regular exercise is something everyone should work into their routine. And when it comes to dental health, diet is paramount. While it’s okay to indulge every now and again, here are five foods which are quite harmful for your teeth. 5 Bad Foods for Your Teeth If […]
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8May, 2016

Tooth Enamel Loss

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Most of us don’t think much about our oral health, though we regularly brush and floss for good oral hygiene. When you’re brushing your teeth, drinking soda, or consuming other types of beverages and foods, you’re doing damage to your tooth enamel. That’s because many of us are guilty of using too much pressure when we brush and everyone consumes foods and beverages that are harmful to their teeth. Moderation is key, but, there are other things which cause tooth enamel loss you should know about. What Causes Tooth Enamel […]
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22Dec, 2015

The Many Benefits of a Beautiful Smile

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Hi, Dr. Doering here, Everyone likes to see a beautiful, healthy smile. It’s one of the key elements we notice about others when we first meet. It’s why magazine covers often showcase people with big, bright smiles. It’s also one of the ways we non-verbally communicate with others — it represents an amiable mood, and a great smile is infectious, causing others to smile back. To have and maintain a pearly white disposition, you’ve got to take care of your teeth, which is more than just brushing after meals. The […]
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4Nov, 2015

Too Much Trick or Treating Candy? How To Fight Cavities and Keep Your Mouth Healthy

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Even though Halloween is over, chances are there’s still a lot of candy around the house. While those treats might be tempting, they don’t have to ruin an otherwise healthy smile! Too much Trick or Treating? Here’s how to Fight Cavities and Keep Your Mouth Healthy The truth of the matter is, candy can have a very big, unhealthy impact on your smile, and on your overall oral health. You’ve probably experienced those frustrating times when you’ve eaten a tasty treat or two, only to wrestle with getting the remnants […]
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4Mar, 2014

It’s Spring Teeth Cleaning… for You and Your Friends!

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March is here, believe it or not! So we thought a “Spring Cleaning” offer would be appropriate. Has it been awhile since you’ve had your teeth professionally cleaned? Perhaps a friend or family member needs a good cleaning? Well… then we have just the offer for you! Both you AND your friend will receive a FREE AdvancePower 400 electronic toothbrush (valued at $40 each), when you or your friend, who hasn’t been to see us in 12 months or more, comes in for a cleaning. You can also refer a […]
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22Jul, 2013

Is A Tooth Crown the Right Solution?

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Tooth crowns are very common in dentistry today, but many people are unaware of exactly what is involved in the procedure. In this post, I will try to clear up any misunderstandings about tooth crowns. Crowns are one of many procedures under the larger umbrella of “dental restoration.” The tooth crown itself can be made of many different materials, and creates a full cap on the tooth in question, literally sitting on top of the tooth like, well… a tooth crown! A common reason for a patient needing a tooth […]
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