Tooth decay is the most common childhood disease, and what’s worse is that 20% of children’s cavities are left untreated. But there’s good news: cavities are nearly 100% preventable. Follow... Read More
How bacteria-fighting 3-D-printed teeth could affect dentistry
A new technique could create replacement teeth that resist tooth decay.
Foods that Whiten and Foods that Stain Your Teeth
A mouthful of pearly white could be as close as your kitchen. Add these teeth-brightening foods to your diet and get ready to gleam.
Pediatric Dentists Explain How Pacifiers & Bottles Affect Your Baby's Teeth
Pacifiers and baby bottles are essential items throughout the first couple years of a child's life, but is it possible for the habits they develop to spiral out of
What Your Breakouts Say About Your Health Based On Where They Pop Up
Everything you need to know about facial mapping.
Do DIY Teeth Whitening Methods Really Work?
Some "natural" ways of whitening teeth, such as brushing them with a strawberry and baking-soda mixture, do not actually whiten teeth, and may even weaken them, new research finds.
Divorce and dentistry: Why is rate of divorce high among dentists, and how can they avoid it?
Dentists have the unfortunate reputation of having a higher divorce rate than the rest of the population. Turns out that isn't true. However, there are several factors that might lead to divorce in the profession. Here are some suggestions to help avoid becoming a statistic.
Tips for optimal oral health
Kristy Menage Bernie, RDH, a Colgate Enamel Health brand ambassador, has shared a few oral health tips to share with your patients to ensure a white, bright, and healthy smile.
How to Become a Dentist
At our dental office in Hickory, we encourage anyone exploring a career in dentistry to perform their own research to see if it sounds like something...
Dental Hygiene: Man With Gross Plaque On Teeth Visits Dentist Office After 10 Years
This is what happens to your teeth when you don’t visit the dentist for 10 years.