• How Dental Care Affects the Whole Body

    Posted on December 2, 2019

    How important is dental care for overall health? Probably more critical than you think. Many serious diseases and ailments are linked to poor dental care, including: Diabetes Lung and respiratory issues Arthritis, lupus, and other auto-immune disorders Cardiovascular disease Researchers think that the link between dental care and health is related to bacteria entering the […]

  • Take a Deep Breath, Relax, and…Smile! Ways to Reduce Dental Anxiety

    Posted on October 17, 2019

    Take a Deep Breath, Relax, and…Smile! Ways to Reduce Dental Anxiety Are you or a family member apprehensive about your next dental visit? Well, we have some good news and some better news. Good news first: you’re not alone. More than 10% of Americans have either delayed or canceled an upcoming appointment due to dental […]

    Afraid of dentist or fear of doctor. Scared and nervous patient in hospital.

  • At-Home Dental Care Tips

    Posted on October 17, 2019

    Your dentists can’t take care of you and your family 24/7. At some point, you have to practice solid dental care habits at home to maintain healthy teeth and gums – the more consistent and disciplined the habits, the better. Two of the most common questions we receive at Dr. Dental are: What can I […]

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  • How to Prevent the 5 Most Common Childhood Dental Problems

    Posted on September 23, 2019

    What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the phrase “common childhood dental problems?” Cavities probably top the list – and for a good reason. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 20% of children ages 5 to 11 years old have at least one cavity.  But […]

    Oral Dental Hygiene. Healthy White Tooth in a Dentist Office

  • Five Signs of Gum Disease and How to Address Them

    Posted on August 16, 2019

    Do you know the signs of gum disease? Perhaps you aren’t even aware you have it. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), roughly 50% of all American adults over age 30 have some type of gum disease. Learning the symptoms to look out for will help you know how to […]

    Five Signs of Gum Disease and How to Address Them

  • Investing in Kids’ Smiles: Preventive Dentistry for Your Children

    Posted on August 14, 2019

    Investing in Kids’ Smiles: Preventive Dentistry for Your Children

  • What Exactly is a Cavity? (Infographic)

    Posted on August 7, 2019

    Share this Image On Your Site Please include attribution to https://www.mydrdental.com/ with this graphic. Many people have cavities, but aren’t aware of them. Others show signs of developing cavities. What is a cavity, and how can you prevent them? What are Cavities? How Do They Start? Cavities (also called dental caries) are small pits in […]

    What Exactly is a Cavity?

  • How Your Oral and Dental Health Change as You Get Older

    Posted on August 5, 2019

    Aging gracefully – it’s certainly a hot topic in the medical community, on health blogs, in lifestyle forums, and practically everywhere else. If there’s one common link among adults and soon-to-be senior citizens, it’s the universal desire to stay gold well into the golden years. From muscles to joints to the skin and a hundred […]

    How Your Oral and Dental Health Change as You Get Older

  • How to Handle Six Common Dental Emergencies (Infographic)

    Posted on June 13, 2019

    Share this Image On Your Site Please include attribution to https://www.mydrdental.com/ with this graphic. What’s the worst thing about dental emergencies? Besides the obvious pain and discomfort, dental emergencies aren’t planned or scheduled. From sports injuries to a super-sticky piece of taffy, damage to your teeth and gums can happen in an instant. That’s the […]

    How to Handle Six Common Dental Emergencies

  • Smile-Impacting Symptoms: 5 Early Signs of Dental Trouble

    Posted on June 4, 2019

    Dental trouble affects much more than your teeth and gums – it can have a lasting effect on your overall health and well-being. Luckily, Dr. Dental’s team of oral healthcare professionals knows exactly what to look for and how to get your oral health back on track. 5 Early Signs of Dental Trouble Cold or […]

    Smile-Impacting Symptoms: 5 Early Signs of Dental Trouble