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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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Nancy O'Dell on Making Oral Hygiene Fun for Kids
...Use a small, soft-bristled, child-sized brush or a clean, damp washcloth and just a thin smear of fluoride toothpaste, about the size of a grain of rice...

Beyonce Makes Flossing a Family Affair
...In fact, as soon as baby’s tiny teeth make their first appearance, the teeth and gums can be cleaned with a soft brush or cloth and a smear of fluoride toothpaste, about the size of a grain of rice...

Regular Examinations Aren't Just About Cleaning Teeth
... The dentist often recommends in-office fluoride treatments to prevent decay and to reduce tooth sensitivity...

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...

Keeping Good Oral Hygiene Habits
...Cleanings may also include a fluoride treatment and polishing session...

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...

The Importance Of Preventive Care
... - A fluoride treatment...

Dentist
... Does your child need fluoride treatment to protect their healthy growing smile from cavities...

A Child's Teeth Grinding is Normal - But You Should Still Keep an Eye on it
...To avoid these problems, it's best to keep your child's teeth as healthy as possible by practicing daily brushing and flossing, and regularly seeing a dentist for cleanings, treatments and preventive measures like topical fluoride or sealants...

Oral hygiene and Preventive Care
...The American Dental Association (ADA) says to brush twice a day with a fluoride toothpaste and soft brush...

5 Causes of Bad Breath and What You Can Do About It!
...This includes brushing your teeth twice a day with fluoride toothpaste and flossing at least once a day...

A Low Sugar, High Fiber Diet will Help Keep Your Teeth and Gums Healthy
...Another beneficial category is both black and green tea, which contain antioxidants to fight disease and fluoride to strengthen enamel...

Stop Root Cavities with Prevention and Prompt Treatment
...You should also visit your dentist at least twice a year for professional cleanings and advanced prevention methods like topical fluoride to strengthen any at-risk teeth...

How Our Dentists Accommodate Your Special Needs
... Make sure they brush twice a day with fluoride-containing toothpaste and floss once daily Make sure you take them to the dentist's office for checkups Change their toothbrush when bristles are frayed, and/or after they've recovered from a cold Consultation Dentists specializing in special needs have experience providing patients with the care they need...

4 Common-Sense Tactics to Lower Tooth Decay Risk Between Dental Visits
...In addition, brushing with a fluoride toothpaste can also help strengthen tooth enamel against acid attacks...