Monthly Archives: July 2017

Quiz: All About Molar Care

Do you know whether or not your smile requires special molar care? Are you certain about how to optimize your dental hygiene to ensure your entire smile is remaining as healthy as possible? To see where you stand on your current knowledge of daily care as it relates to your molars (and your entire smile),… Read more »

FAQs: Which Dental Floss Is The Right One?

There’s nothing like bringing up the topic of dental floss to make some of our patients cringe. However, the good news is that when you like the floss you’re using and you feel confident about your dental hygiene, you’re more likely to have a neutral or positive reaction when we ask about your flossing. So,… Read more »

Oral Appliance Therapy: 3 Times We Might Recommend It

So, a friend of yours came to see us and mentioned that she needs oral appliance therapy. What’s that for? you may wonder to yourself, and might I need it someday? It’s entirely possible that you may be able to take advantage of this preventive treatment if you’re dealing with a functional disorder. Consider the… Read more »

Familiarizing You With: Dentures!

Are you someone who has been spending time online lately trying to figure out how to address your tooth loss? How many teeth are you missing and what are you hoping to achieve? Fortunately, regardless of the number of missing teeth, as long as you are interested in getting your full smile back, we can… Read more »

The Problem With Bruxism

Bruxism is a disorder also known as teeth grinding. Bruxism is sub-conscious and often happens while you are asleep. Because it happens without you thinking about it, it can go on for a long time without you noticing. Grinding your teeth every night can cause tiny cracks and chips in your teeth that may not… Read more »

Coushatta Bus Trip

If you are looking for a fun little getaway this summer, there is something nearby for you. The Coushatta Bus Trip departs from Liberty, TX. The Liberty Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce charters a bus for a day trip to Coushatta Resort and Casino in Kinder, LA. Door prizes are awarded during the ride. Water… Read more »

Do You Need A Deep Cleaning?

Good oral hygiene is the best way to lower your risk for dental problems and complications. Brushing and flossing twice a day is a big part of good oral hygiene. Another big part is regular visits to your dentist’s office for check-ups and cleanings. Your teeth should be professionally cleaned every six months. A hygienist… Read more »

Dental Sealants: Quizzing Your Knowledge

When you think that you should probably get moving on dental sealants for your child but you don’t actually feel completely confident about them, there’s a problem! You need more information, of course. To get your headed in the right direction, our quiz will most certainly help. We also encourage you to give us a… Read more »

Q&A: What Can Toothpaste Do For Me?

You know that toothpaste is supposed to be something you use every day, two times a day, during your required brushing. What you might not feel like you know quite so well is what to make of toothpaste, what it can really do for you, and whether any of the specialty products you see out… Read more »

Toothbrush Time: Is Your Brush Is A Good One?

Your brushing is only as good as your technique, your patience, and the toothbrush you use! Assuming you’ve got the skills to brush thoroughly and the foresight to take the full two minutes you need, that just leaves one more factor: Your brush! How’s the brush you’ve been using for your dental hygiene? Would you… Read more »