The Secret to Avoiding Bleeding Gums and Yellow Teeth

Charcoal is more aggressive than the average toothpaste. For patients that don’t brush aggressively and experience a buildup, charcoal toothpaste removes plaque and eases inflamed and bleeding gums.  Dr. Robin and her team were incredibly impressed with charcoal’s impact on their long-time patient Sandy. She is a sharp and lovely French woman who has always struggled with her dental health. …

The Secret to Avoiding Bleeding Gums and Yellow Teeth

Charcoal is more aggressive than the average toothpaste. For patients that don’t brush aggressively and experience a buildup, charcoal toothpaste removes plaque and eases inflamed and bleeding gums.  Dr. Robin and her team were incredibly impressed with charcoal’s impact on their long-time patient Sandy. She is a sharp and lovely French woman who has always struggled with her dental health. …

Conquering Leo’s Fear of the Dentist

                                         To some, flossing may be a simple thing, but not to Leo S. This is his story. Leo was so fearful of flossing that he stayed away from our office (which he loves by the way) for seven years. It …

Create a Flossing Habit

Did you know that there is a good dental habit that can add over six years to your life expectancy while making your smile brighter and more magnetic? It literally takes 47 seconds to floss your teeth; it’s a small time investment with a huge return. And if you do something 21 days in a row, it becomes a good …

Why Buy an Electric Toothbrush?

The biggest decision you used to make when buying a toothbrush was soft, medium, or hard bristles. Now there are dozens of types of brushes, from simple to pricier electric versions. You are wondering if an electronic toothbrush is worth the over $100 investment? Simply put, power toothbrushes are better at cleaning your teeth than manual ones. One recent study …

Attention Coffee Lovers Who Wear Invisalign!

We all know how satisfying the smell and taste of that first cup of coffee is in the morning. Coffee provides your energy for the day and it does have amazing health benefits. Many find it truly addictive, however, water is the only beverage you should be drinking while wearing your Invisalign. Our patients, like so many, have strong feelings …

Dental Floss vs. Waterpik: Which is Best for Dental Hygiene?

We all know how important it is to floss. Each time you go to the dentist you are asked about it and most people sheepishly admit that they are not very good at flossing. You understand the importance and you actually carry the floss with you, but it is not a habit you have ever gotten into. You need a …

Your Latex Reaction after Dental Work

Dentists today wear Latex gloves which have a high allergy potential. If you know you are allergic, you want to take precautions and understand the dangers. Approximately 50 percent of people with Latex allergy have a history of another type of allergy. In fact, certain fruits and vegetables, such as bananas, chestnuts, kiwi, avocado and tomato, can cause allergic symptoms …