It’s not a secret that flossing your teeth is important to good dental health. Just like brushing your teeth twice a day with an ADA-approved toothpaste, flossing is a key step in maintaining healthy teeth and gums. If you’re not doing it the right way, you’re missing benefits and in danger of injuring your teeth […]
Protect your gum tissue by knowing what foods are more likely to cause erosion and irritation.
Your smile is one of your most noticeable features, whether you’re greeting new people or laughing with friends. You want your smile to light up your face, so you want to keep it looking bright, white, and healthy, but even brushing twice a day, flossing, and scheduling regular dental checkups isn’t always enough to keep […]
It’s normal to want a gleaming, healthy smile, and if coffee, soda, or tea has your smile looking a bit yellowed and dingy, you’re probably considering ways to remove those stains. As more people turn to natural solutions for beauty and health care, including dental care, our dentists in Cary wanted to take an opportunity […]
It’s important to brush your teeth twice a day and to floss daily, but what are some best-practice tips for keeping your teeth clean throughout the day or while you’re traveling?
As stay-at-home orders continue due to the COVID-19 pandemic, most of us are snacking a bit more, especially sugary snacks. Whether you’re turning to junk food due to stress, boredom, or baking more and testing out your recipes, the added sugar can lead to decay and cavities. While we understand the desire to snack, our […]
Brushing regularly, dental checkups twice a year, and avoiding sugar are all excellent and essential steps to protect your teeth and gums. That doesn’t mean you’re out of the woods when it comes to gum disease, though. There are several factors that can increase your risk, many of which you may not have been aware […]
Your immune system works hard to keep you healthy and to shut down illness, viruses, and infection. You know that getting plenty of rest, eating a proper diet, and exercise can all play a role in fighting off illness and keeping your immune system strong, but did you know that taking care of your teeth […]
Learn whether or not same day crowns from our dentist office in Cary are the right option for you!
Hormonal changes and physical stress can really take their toll on pregnant women’s teeth and gums, so it’s highly important to check in with your dentist at the right time.