Archive for July, 2014

Surprising Cavity Killers

Most patients are aware that brushing and flossing is the central defender of cavities. However, there are other ways to keep your pearly whites healthy!  These foods, drinks and tips may help prevent cavities and tooth decay: 1)   Cheese – Being cheesy isn’t always a bad thing. Casein, a protein included in cheese, increases calcium levels […]

What Good Oral Health Means When You Are Pregnant

If you are pregnant, you already know how important it is to take care of your body, especially during this exciting time.  A nutritious diet, regular moderate exercise and adequate sleep help protect both your health and the health of your baby.  What you may not already know is how important your oral health is […]

Can My Dental Implants Get Cavities? (And Other Common Questions)

I hear dozens of questions every day about dental implants from curious patients.  I welcome all patient questions and I try to provide helpful answers. To help you better understand an upcoming dental implant procedure, we’ve compiled a top-five list of the most common questions about dental implants: 1.  Can dental implants get cavities? No.  […]