Oral Health Keys: Risk Factors for Gum Disease

Are you suffering from painful gums? Do find your lifestyle habits drastically affecting your oral health? If so, it may be that you find yourself in a position where you are at an increased risk for gum disease. Typical risk factors for gum disease include the following: - A failure to visit your dentist for regular checkups and oral examinations... read more »

Got Sensitive and Yellow Teeth? Here’s How to Whiten Your Smile

If you have sensitive teeth that you’re interested in whitening, then you need to be careful. Some whitening treatments can make the pain and sensitivity worse. So, it’s important to select the right treatment before you dive right into whitening your smile. Our dentist, Dr. Steven Walker, is happy to help you do so by giving you some tips. It’s... read more »

Flossing: The Facts

Are you ever concerned about your oral health? Do you ever think about how you could keep your teeth healthy and strong? If so, you may know that flossing and brushing are crucial components of protecting your oral health. Still, would you be interested in learning that many Americans could actually improve their flossing technique? If you want to get... read more »

Bleeding Gums: What You Should Know

You probably know that you should brush your teeth every day for two minutes at a time. You also know that you should floss every day. Have you ever been told that bleeding gums is a normal part of caring for your pearly whites? Sadly, this isn’t true. In fact, bleeding gums could actually indicate more serious issues. One of... read more »