Developing Good Dental Habits In Quakertown

Categories: Oral Health
Developing Good Dental Habits In Quakertown

Benjamin Franklin once said:   It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them. This holds true for almost everything in life, including dental care. For parents in the Lansdale area, teaching your children good oral hygiene techniques early in life will benefit their smile throughout their life. If you wait too long…

Call Them What You Will, Just Keep Them Healthy

Categories: General Dentistry
Lansdale Top Cosmetic dentist

Chompers. Pearly Whites. Dents. Gnashers. Grill. Here in Lansdale, Pennsylvania we have a lot of fun ways to refer to our teeth. And while you can switch up what you call them, you should never switch up a well-engrained oral health routine. Making time in your busy Quakertown or Harleysville day to brush and floss…

Important Warning Signs Of Gum Disease

Categories: Oral Health

Periodontal or gum disease is an often silent disease that can cause significant damage to the health of your teeth and body. The reason it is so often classified as a silent disease is because it is chronic or longstanding and often without any symptoms or pain that most people associate with a disease until…

The Importance of Oral Hygiene During Cancer Treatment

Categories: Oral Health

You’re probably aware of some of the adverse side effects of treatment for cancer. Unfortunately, one of these side effects is the health of your mouth. In fact, more than one third of people treated for cancer develop oral side effects. Cancer treatments, such as chemotherapy and radiation, attack cancer cells, but normal cells are…

Does Mouthwash Cure Bad Breath?

Categories: Oral Health

In our office, many of our patients are always asking us if over-the-counter (OTC) mouthwashes or mouthrinses are truly effective tools for curing bad breath. Unfortunately, nearly all of them merely mask any odorous smells temporarily — regardless of how refreshing they taste. There are mouthrinses available that are effective for treating gingivitis and tooth…

Bad Breath — Discovering The Causes & Treatments

Categories: Oral Health

If you have ever had halitosis (bad breath), you know it can cause you to feel self-conscious and embarrassed. And while the odor is typically a primary concern, determining what is causing it is a task we can assist you with resolving. This is especially true when you experience bad breath outside of those times…

Understanding The Importance Of Dental X-Rays

Categories: Dental Procedures

Because our main goal is to help you maintain optimal oral health, we use the latest proven technologies, techniques, and treatments to ensure we achieve them. One tool, radiographs or x-ray pictures, has been around for a long time with an inordinate amount of scientific research backing up both its safety and value. Here’s a…

Your Cure for Bad Breath

Categories: Oral Health

Having someone tell you that you have bad breath can be humiliating, but it can also be a sign that you need to see your dentist. Bad breath (or halitosis) can be a sign of an underlying dental or health problem, so before you run out and stock up on breath mints, make an appointment…