Maintain Healthy Teeth While Traveling

It’s June, and many folks are taking to the roads and the skies on vacation. Other people have to travel for business on a regular basis, regardless of the season. While getting out of your usual routine can be refreshing, one set of habits that is important to not leave at home is your oral health regimen. Here are … [Read more...]

Prevent Dental Problems With These Diet Tips

It seems like everyone has an opinion on what you should eat and drink! Ranging from paleo diets and plans that aim to lower the amount of processed food in your weekly menus to regimens that tout the benefits of intermittent fasting or eating mostly alkaline-based foods, there is no dearth of information on what you … [Read more...]

Should I Switch To An Electric Toothbrush?

There is plenty of research which shows that it takes some diligence to establish a new habit. Furthermore, when that habit requires new equipment, there can also be a budgetary factor to overcome before the adoption of a new habit or behavior. The bottomline: change can be hard.   But, while restructuring routines … [Read more...]

Vito Is Here To Help

Treatment chairs, dental instruments and staff members wearing scrubs are three things patients have long expected to see at a cosmetic dentist’s practice, but dogs such as Vito, Dr. Carol Ford's Golden Retriever, are a relatively new sight at the office. Vito, who has been trained as a Power Paws Assistance Dog, is a … [Read more...]

Perfect Your Smile With Porcelain Veneers

It's a simple reality in our culture that we Americans spend hours each week attending to our appearance. When you add to that pressure the fact that our smile is one of the first things people notice about us, the desire to find a permanent solution to minor tooth flaws can become quite powerful. Luckily, porcelain … [Read more...]

How Water Benefits Oral Health

It seems as if scientific research is constantly producing new technologies and consumer products that make our lives better. But when it comes to oral health, few things match the usefulness and versatility of plain drinking water! Here are just a few ways in which stepping up your consumption of water can benefit … [Read more...]