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Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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The Details About Your Tooth Sensitivity Pain can tell you a Lot About the Cause
...Fluoride toothpaste has also been shown to reduce this kind of sensitivity...

Oral Health Concerns for Preteens
... To help your preteen stay on top of their oral health, keep healthy snacks at home for your children and their friends and make sure you are well stocked with supplies such as new toothbrushes, floss and toothpaste...

Nancy O'Dell on Making Oral Hygiene Fun for Kids
...“She got to go with me and choose the toothpaste that she wanted,” Nancy recalled...

Actor David Ramsey Discusses Baby Bottle Tooth Decay
... Brush teeth that have completely grown in with a soft-bristled, child-size toothbrush and a smear of fluoride toothpaste no bigger than a grain of rice...

Take These Steps to Prevent Early Decay in Your Baby's First Teeth
...After teeth appear, switch to daily brushing with just a smear of toothpaste...

Topical Fluoride is a Safe Way to Protect Your Child's Teeth from Decay
...And while adding it to toothpaste and drinking water are the more common ways for getting it into the body, an increasingly popular way—especially for children—is to apply fluoride directly to the teeth...

Any Time, Any Place: Cam Newton's Guide to Flossing
...But the ADA stands by its recommendations for maintaining good oral health: Brush twice a day for two minutes with fluoride toothpaste; visit your dentist regularly for professional cleanings and checkups; and clean between teeth once a day with an interdental cleaner like floss...

Spring Into Better Oral Health
...Glad you asked! Here are a few tips to get you started: Brush twice a day with fluoride toothpaste, AND floss once a day—every day! Use a soft-bristled toothbrush for gentle, effective cleaning...

Improve Your Brushing and Flossing Techniques for a Healthier Mouth
...Be gentle while you brush and let the toothpaste and brush bristles do the heavy lifting...

4 Things to Do to Keep Your Child's Dental Development on Track
...When teeth do appear, switch to brushing with just a smear of toothpaste and then add flossing as more teeth come in...

Listen to Ellen DeGeneres: Don't Think You Can Get Away Without Flossing!
...Just be aware, most professionals believe that flossing first is better because it loosens up debris between teeth so the bubbles from the toothpaste can carry it away...

4 Things You Can Do to Avoid Damage From Gum Recession
...A little “elbow grease” may be appropriate for other cleaning tasks, but not your teeth—use gentle strokes and let the mild abrasives in your toothpaste do the main removal work...

Keep Your Child's Fluoride Intake at a Safe but Effective Level
...Toothpaste...

How to Ensure Your Child's Teeth and Gums Stay Healthy Now and Later
...As teeth emerge, begin brushing each one with a small amount of toothpaste...

Good Oral Health Starts Early
...Teach children to brush twice a day with fluoride toothpaste and, when they are old enough, to floss once a day...

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