Category: Tips/Advice

Use your Benefits Before The New Year

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Your smile’s appearance means a lot to you. After all, it is the first physical attribute a person notices about you, and it is often indicative of a heightened sense of confidence and happiness. Though cosmetic dentistry exists to elevate your grin’s appearance, bear in mind that your health should not take a seat on… Read more »

Preventive Dentistry’s Major Tenets

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It goes without saying that it is better to start dental care sooner rather than later in order to pave the way for a healthy smile. After all, your teeth face an incessant barrage of oral health threats every single day, and without treatment, issues such as cavities, infected teeth roots, and even tooth loss… Read more »

Protecting Tiny Grins with Preventive Care

Little smiles need just as much, if not more, dental care to keep them in tip-top shape to last a lifetime. This is usually accomplished through a structured regimen of preventive care at home in addition to a healthy diet and routine in-office care. If even one of these three factors is left behind, your… Read more »

3 Oral Hygiene Habits You Should Be Practicing

The right oral hygiene routine keeps you safe from cavities and gum disease, and it can generally help you maintain a smile that you are proud to show off. Because we tend to grow so comfortable in habits like brushing and flossing, bad habits can sometimes creep in without our realizing it. When this happens,… Read more »

Improving the Longevity of Your Smile

A beautiful smile can be a real asset to anyone. Feeling confident in your smile helps you to feel confident in yourself. When you like the way you look in pictures, you’ll be more likely to smile and even more likely to put yourself in social situations. What’s key is ensuring that your beautiful smile… Read more »

Don’t Slack Off On Dental Care in 2020

Goodbye 2019 and hello 2020! As you ring in the new year, don’t think that last year’s preventive dental treatments will last forever. Checkups and cleanings need to be scheduled regularly (about every six months is ideal) to maintain your oral health. Twice daily brushing, and flossing at least once a day will also help… Read more »

Top 4 Toothbrush Tips For A Better Experience

As long as you are picking up a toothbrush, applying toothpaste, and you’re brushing your teeth twice a day, you’re going to enjoy some level of oral health protection through dental hygiene. However, what if our Silver City, NM team were to tell you that success lies not only in the right approach to this… Read more »

Autumn Announcement: Don’t “Fall” Short Of Your Smile Goals!

Yes! We made it to autumn, which means so many happy times ahead, so much delicious food, so many parties, so many sweaters to wear! Then, of course, in addition to the fun festivities headed your way, there are some details to consider in terms of your smile! So, what is it that you need… Read more »

Say Goodbye To Cavities: Things To Do And To Limit

There are some very obvious things you can do to prevent cavities (and, though you may be aware of them, sometimes you simply need a reminder to actually follow through on performing them!). Then, there are some not-so-obvious details that come into play that, should you put them into practice, can have a significant impact… Read more »

Gingivitis: You’re Definitely Going To Want To Avoid It

If you have ever wondered why we tend to remind you over and over about preventive care and just how important it is for you to follow through with it, today, we share one very important reason: Gingivitis! It’s absolutely something you’re going to want to avoid, if you can help it, which you most… Read more »