Caring For Your Dentures

If you have never worn dentures before, you may be tempted to think that just because they are not your natural teeth, the days of brushing your teeth are over. Actually nothing could be further from the truth. Food debris, plaque and bacteria can still build up on your dentures, just as they can on your teeth.In particular, food debris... read more »

Taking Care of Your Smile

Taking care of your body is extremely important--and this includes taking care of your smile. Here are some simple things to remember as you care for your teeth and gums. Brush: Brush your teeth for two minutes, twice a day. Brush with gentle pressure, with a small amount of fluoride toothpaste. Use a soft-bristled toothbrush and short, tooth-wide strokes. These... read more »

Take Charge of Your Oral Health Care with Good Hygiene

Good oral health care consists of many factors. You can enhance and protect your smile with proper oral hygiene. For more information about oral health care, see below: - Be sure to keep an appointments for checkups and cleanings you have scheduled with your dentist. - It is essential to keep your toothbrush free of contamination from other brushes or... read more »

What You Should Know About Tongue Scrapers

Do you brush your teeth twice a day for two minutes at a time? Do you visit your dentist once every six months and floss every day? There are a few other things you can consider doing to improve your oral health, such as using mouthwash, but did you know that there is something you can do specifically to protect... read more »

Which Toothbrush is Best?

Cleaning your teeth regularly is one of the most important habits you can get into. Good oral health is directly related to systemic health, and if you want to avoid any major health complications, you’ll follow Dr. Alex Abernathy’s advice and brush twice a day for at least two minutes both times. But did you know that the type of... read more »