Activated charcoal seems to be all the rage lately, with claims of toothpaste infused with it being able to whiten teeth all over social media. Does activated charcoal do any real good, though? Today, we’re here to explore if it actually helps whiten your teeth and if it is safe.
Read our blog post for tips to promote healthy gums! Did you know that a clean mouth contributes to a healthy body? Ask our friendly team for additional ways to improve your oral health.
When it comes to your teeth, you may be wondering how much of their healthiness and appearance is because of genetics and how much is something you can control. Read our blog post to find out whether or not having good teeth is genetic. More questions? Contact us!
Traditional string dental floss isn’t the only option out there. Check out our blog post to learn more about water flossing and its effectiveness.
You’ve seen those commercials about fancy electric toothbrushes rapidly removing plaque from teeth. But do they really work better than manual toothbrushes? What Is an Electric Toothbrush? Electric toothbrushes are chargeable toothbrushes that essentially do the brushing for you. They’re similar to the tools your dental hygienist uses to polish your teeth. Electric toothbrushes come … Continued
We all know what happens when you don’t brush your teeth enough: plaque and other bacteria build up, wearing down tooth enamel and making way for cavities and gum disease. But is it possible to brush your teeth too much? What Happens When You Brush Your Teeth Brushing your teeth helps remove any food residue … Continued
Brown stains and spots can appear on teeth for any number of reasons. Sometimes they show up somewhat suddenly and other times they appear gradually. We’ve compiled a list of some of the most common causes of brown stains on teeth. Tooth Decay Cavities often show up as dark spots on the teeth, and they … Continued
As kids, many of us dreamed about becoming an astronaut, boldly exploring the new frontier of space. Astronauts are pioneers who approach new challenges with a sense of adventure and a solid grounding in science. Although the Today’s Dental team grew up to pursue a different type of scientific endeavor, helping our patients achieve and … Continued