Healthy Teeth & Gums

Regular Dental Check Ups Save Teeth

Why regular check up?

It’s because regular dental visits are essential for the maintenance of healthy teeth and gums. You should have a regular dental visit at least every 6 months. There are 2 parts to a regular dental visit. One part is the check-up. The other is the cleaning. The check-up Checking your teeth for tooth decay is just one part of a thorough dental examination. During your check up appointment, your dentist will likely evaluate the health of your gums, perform a …

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Brush those teeth

How to Brush your teeth

Proper brushing takes at least two to three minutes. Most people do not come close to brushing that long. To get a feel for the time involved, try using a electric toothbrush with a timer or a stopwatch. To properly brush your teeth, use short, gentle strokes, paying extra attention to the gumline, hard-to-reach back teeth, and areas around fillings, crowns or other restoration. Concentrate on thoroughly cleaning each section as follows: Clean the outer surfaces of your upper teeth, …

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