Dental Health

EZ-Align: Custom Series of Aligners

Straight teeth are an important component of a healthy natural smile, yet many people put off braces because they don’t think they can afford them. Others worry that braces will be painful. The good news is, the industry has changed and braces are no longer the only — or even the best — option. At […]

Secrets to a Healthier Smile

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you. To make sure their impression is positive and to take care of your health, learn the secrets of a healthier smile. 1. See Your Dentist We may be biased about this, but dental care is an important part of a healthy smile! Most […]

Ways to Minimize the Chances of Mouth Sores

Mouth sores can be unpleasant and unsightly. Fortunately they can be prevented. Learn best practices to reduce the development of common types of mouth sores. Common Types of Mouth Sores You may be wondering what our Tampa dentist means when we say mouth sores. Here are a few common examples: Cold sore – oral sore […]

How to Floss with Braces

Flossing is important to your oral hygiene, but it’s a lot more difficult to do when you’ve got braces. Learn the best way to floss with braces, so you can keep your teeth healthy. Traditional Flossing While traditional flossing is tricky if you have braces, it can be done. Start with a piece of floss […]

Causes of Dentophobia & How to Treat It

Fear of the dentist can prevent people from seeking dental care, while making visits significantly uncomfortable. Dentophobia, or fear of the dentist, can be overcome so you can seek the dental care you need without the stress and anxiety. Learn how to treat dentophobia. Having a Negative Experience If you’ve had a negative experience at […]

Professional Teeth Whitening Procedure and Care

When it comes to teeth whitening, nothing gets better results than a professional treatment from our Tampa dentist. Here’s what to expect during your first teeth whitening appointment, including risks to avoid. What to Expect With Professional Teeth Whitening It all begins with a consult with our dentist where we’ll discuss your desired level of […]

What Happens When You Don’t Remove Adult Wisdom Teeth

You may have heard that wisdom teeth should be removed, but do you know why? If you are feeling nervous at the thought of getting oral surgery, learn what really happens when you don’t have adult wisdom teeth removed. Existing teeth become crowded Most people can only fit 28 teeth in their mouth. When you […]

Different Ways To Whiten Teeth

If your teeth are dull or stained, it can affect your confidence in your smile. Why not whiten your teeth for a brighter smile and more confident you? There are many ways you can whiten teeth; read on to find out the benefits of each. Whitening Toothpastes Toothpastes may contain teeth whitening agents (such as […]

How To Floss With A Water Flosser

If you dislike flossing with dental floss, a water flosser might be right for you. Water flossers are a safe way to remove plaque, but only if you use them right. We’ve got you covered with instructions on how to use a water flosser. How to Use a Water Flosser? Water flossers are fairly straightforward […]

The Benefits of Mouthwash

The minty fresh sensation mouthwash offers is pleasurable, but it’s not the only reason to use mouthwash on a daily basis. If you’ve ever wondered about the benefits of mouthwash, here’s what it can do for you. Freshen Your Breath Perhaps the most noticeable benefit of using mouthwash is fresh breath. While that minty effect […]