How to Avoid Plaque and Tartar

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When it comes to dentistry, there are a few terms and phrases that can be confusing. For instance, you’ve probably heard of plaque and tartar—but do you know what the differences actually are? You see, plaque is made up of bacteria containing food particles. Generally, it forms within four hours of consuming food. In fact,… Read more »

The Effects of Sports on Your Oral Health

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If you play sports—or if your child plays sports—you probably know how important it is to wear a mouthguard. A custom mouthguard can protect your falling out, cracking, and chipping. Your dentist can even create a custom mouthguard that will offer you more comfort and protection. But, aside from the risk of damaging your teeth,… Read more »