Periodontics Questions Answered

Periodontics is the study of the gums and inflammatory diseases that affect the functionality of the gums and surrounding tissue. It is such a specific area of study that many often have questions surrounding the profession, especially when they themselves are diagnosed with a periodontal disease like gingivitis. Here are the answers to some frequently… Read more »

5 Ways To Overcome Dental Anxiety

Does the idea of getting a cavity filled make you want to hide under your bed? Does scheduling a 6 month check-up cause you to run away screaming? Do you have nightmares about those circular mirrors the dentist puts in your mouth? If so, you are not alone. 9-15% of Americans have a very strong… Read more »

Which Is Better? Water Picks Or Floss?

Those who don’t enjoy flossing their teeth may wonder if a water pick is a better alternative. They are quicker, gentler on the gums, and easier to use than floss. However, do water picks clean your teeth just as efficiently as floss does? For Water Picks There are several reasons to use a water pick:… Read more »