• 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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  • Shark Week Shark-o-graphic

    Posted on July 25, 2018

    It’s everyone’s favorite time of the year again— Discovery Channel’s Shark Week! Test your friend’s knowledge with this sharkographic full of razor sharp toothy facts. Shark Week Shark-o-graphic was last modified: August 10th, 2018 by drdental

    Shark Week Dr. Dental - Shark Teeth Facts

  • Have Dental Cleaning Doom and Gloom? Prepare the Right Way! (Infographic)

    Posted on May 18, 2018

    If you’re having some anxiety over your next dental cleaning, you’re not alone. Many people tend to put off dental cleanings, for a variety of reasons. One of the most common is the fear that your dentist will find something that will require additional work. But you can help lessen the doom and gloom sometimes […]

  • Top 10 Dental Myths Quiz

    Posted on June 21, 2017

    When it comes to oral health and properly taking care of your teeth there are a lot of untrue statements out in the world. Put your knowledge to the test on some of the most common dental myths, and let Dr. Dental keep your smile healthy and pearly white. Top 10 Dental Myths Quiz was […]

  • How Oral Health Affects Your Overall Wellbeing

    Posted on May 18, 2017

    Did you know that oral health affects your entire wellbeing? Test your knowledge in our quiz about how taking care of your teeth affects you from head to toe.   How Oral Health Affects Your Overall Wellbeing was last modified: April 27th, 2018 by drdental

  • How Does Tooth Care in the United States Compare with Other Countries?

    Posted on July 1, 2016

    The United States healthcare system is always in the news, whether it’s the latest legal challenges to the Affordable Care Act or dire studies about the health of Americans. Yet these discussions usually fail to mention an important part of the U.S. medical system. That subject is tooth care. Dental care rarely gets the same […]

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  • Oral Anatomy – An Internal Tour of Your Mouth (Infographic)

    Posted on July 1, 2016

    There’s no getting around it: the human mouth can be a messy place. Sharp teeth, billion-fold bacteria, gallons of saliva and other things are inside your mouth – and somehow, the entire system works wonderfully. The key phrase in that first sentence is, “can be a messy place.” If you take care of your mouth, […]

    Oral Anatomy

  • 15 Facts About Teeth That Will Keep You Up at Night

    Posted on June 23, 2016

    We rarely give our teeth much thought. But this blog post is about to change that. Read below – these stats, statements, and tid-bites take a chomp out of tooth conventional wisdom. And they might produce a sleepless moment or ten. Chew on these following facts: Watch your brush. A toothbrush is usually your best […]

    15 Facts about Teeth that will keep you up at night

  • Lights…Camera…Crowns, Caps & Root Canals: 5 Movies Featuring Dentists

    Posted on June 2, 2016

    On the list of Hollywood-compatible professions, dentists aren’t high on the list. High-profile lawyers, athletes, CEOs and even exterminators (Ghostbusters, Arachnophobia) usually get all the camera time. But the spotlight has occasionally made an appearance at the dentist’s office. Here are five movies – some funny, some scary, some dramatic, and all with dentists in […]

  • 4 Scariest Dental Problems in the U.S. – And How to Avoid Them (Infographic)

    Posted on May 31, 2016

    At Dr. Dental, we’ve seen it all. But what dental problems are our patients most worried about? Here are four issues that deserve a spot in the Dental Horror Hall of Fame. OK, they’re not that bad, but they still deserve attention – both for what they actually are, and also how you can avoid […]

    4 Scariest Dental Problems