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Dental Health

Tips to Stop Grinding Your Teeth (and When to See a Dentist)

tips to stop grinding your teeth

When you care for your dental health, it affects your overall mental and physical health, well-being, and happiness. Finding a solution to stop grinding your teeth is an easy way your Cary or Holly Springs dentist can help you relieve stress and live a pain-free life.

Proper Way to Brush Teeth

the proper way to brush teeth

Since we all learned to brush our teeth as children, it may be a skill you think you’ve mastered by now. But, as we get older, we may get a little lax and can use some tips to brush up on our oral hygiene. There’s nothing wrong with a little refresher course when it comes […]

Dental x-Rays – Everything You Need to Know

Dental x-Rays - Everything You Need to Know

If you’ve been to your dentist for a cleaning or have had a dental issue, you’ve probably had a dental X-ray before. But, many of us don’t really know why they’re such an important part of having a healthy mouth. Whether you’ve had dental x-rays before or maybe are preparing for one soon, we have […]

5 Dental Health Resolutions to Make for 2023

Cary dentist dental health resolutions

It’s the new year, and if you’re like most Americans, you’re making New Year’s Resolutions. While “lose weight” and “get more organized” are common goals, one of the best things you can do for your health and well-being is take care of your teeth. That’s why our Cary dentist is sharing 5 dental health resolutions […]

What to Do in a Dental Emergency

What to Do in a Dental Emergency

It’s one of our nightmares…something happens to a tooth at night or over the weekend and you try to decide whether it is an emergency. A dental emergency can happen anytime, day or night. If you have ever experienced dental trauma or have an urgent need for assistance, you know how stressful it can be. […]

How to Choose the Right Dentist


If you’ve either recently moved to a new area or are just looking to change dentists, you are facing an important decision. Your dentist is a partner in your oral health. Getting routine dental checkups and treatment is critical in keeping your teeth and gums healthy. Poor oral health can contribute to other health risks […]

How to Keep Your Teeth Healthy During the Holidays

Dental tips for the holidays from your family dentist

Since we at Sninski & Schmitt Family Dentistry know that the last thing you want to do is have to schedule an appointment two days before Christmas for a cracked tooth, we’ve put together a list of our dentists’ best holiday tooth care tips below.

Pros and Cons of Mouthwash

Pros and Cons of Mouthwash

We all know the main reasons most of us use mouthwash…to freshen our breath and prevent the build-up of various bacteria. There are many other reasons to use mouthwash on a regular basis such as preventing gum disease. But did you know that there can be negatives to using mouthwash? In this article, Sninski & […]