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How to Floss like a Dentist!

How to Floss like a Dentist! Flossing, the long lost stepbrother of tooth brushing, is always in the back of our minds. This simple, yet critical part of your oral health is too often overlooked. According to the blog...

Are You Brushing Your Teeth Too Much?

Brushing your teeth is often an overlooked process and seems nonchalant, but it is an important daily routine that you need to give your full attention. Some people only brush at night (not recommended!) and some brush...

To Whiten or Not to Whiten?

Everyone wants to have the brightest, whitest smile and a lot of you have probably considered, or already tried, teeth whitening. However, it may not always be the safest thing for your teeth. Many people have sensitive...

Banish Bad Breath

Everyone has most likely dealt with bad breath. However, the root of this embarrassing social taboo is often more complicated than you’d suspect. Unfortunately, it is not as easy to rid bad breath as it is to get it in the...

Proper Oral Care for Children

Your oral health begins before you are even born. From before birth, to teething, to beginning dental care for your child, taking care of your child’s teeth is an important part of oral development. Understanding the...

Fluoride’s Oral Health Benefits

Beginning as young children, we’re told to brush our teeth twice a day to prevent cavities. Consistent and proper dental care is essential to maintain oral health, but there are factors that can help boost the benefits of...

How to Choose the Right Toothbrush

We’ve all been told since we were kids to brush our teeth daily. Clean teeth, fresh breath and healthy gums are essential in keeping good hygiene and can impact your overall health. But the kind of toothbrush you’re using...

Dental Braces & Clear Aligners

Do you have crooked teeth, an underbite or overbite? If you haven’t already, you may want to talk to Dr. Adams about getting braces. We offer comprehensive family dental care at Bridge Dental and can provide consultations,...

What is a Cavity

Everyone dreads them, but what exactly is a cavity? We all know you’re not supposed to have them, and keeping up with your oral care will help prevent them. But let’s dig deeper and go further into what having a cavity...

Dental Care for Seniors

As with the rest of your body, aging can bring many oral changes that should be addressed. Specifically, oral health problems may arise as age advances putting seniors at risk.  Some of the common oral changes a senior may...

Dental Care is Safe While Pregnant

There are a variety of mixed views on pregnant women obtaining oral health care because of potential negative side effects. Precautions for expecting or pregnant mothers include sedation, pharmaceuticals and X-rays....

Receding Gums: What it Means and How to Prevent It

When it comes to good oral hygiene, most of us obsess over having white teeth and fresh breath. However, gum health is equally important to excellent oral care since they surround the teeth and protect the structure of the...

Veneers Can Make You Smile From Ear to Ear!

Do you know someone who has improved their smile by getting dental veneers? Veneers are thin shells of porcelain, which are placed on a person’s current teeth through a bonding process. It is a minor procedure, so patients...

What is a Root Canal

Root canals are a common dental term, but do you know how the process actually works or why you might need one? As a comprehensive family dentist office, root canals are a service we provide, but hope to avoid with...