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Toothpaste | Dental Care

What’s the Right Toothpaste for Me?

With all of the many choices for buying toothpastes, how are you to know which toothpaste is right for you? Here is a guide that will help to address your own particular needs in regards to what toothpaste to use: First and foremost, always make sure the type of toothpaste you choose is ADA (American

Woman Smiling | Teeth Sensitivity

Causes for Tooth Sensitivity and How to Manage It

Tooth sensitivity is a common dental problem. It’s a condition that can develop over time as a result of common problems such as enamel wear and receding gums. Tooth sensitivity can start to happen when the softer, inner part of the tooth called ‘dentin’ becomes exposed. Once the dentin is exposed, external triggers (such as

Vegetables for a health smile

Foods and Recipes for a Healthy Smile!

We are all striving for good oral health and a brighter than white smile. But did you know that certain food items can actually help to attain these goals? Since good oral health is also closely tied in to good general health, it should come as no surprise that a lot of the foods for

Am I Candidate for Dental Implants?

Am I a Candidate for Dental Implants? Most people are good candidates for dental implants! If you are missing a tooth or teeth (either due to injury or disease), then considering dental implants is a good option for you. A good candidate will meet with their dental specialist about meeting the following criteria: general good

Why the Tooth Fairy Didn't Come

Why the Tooth Fairy Didn’t Come: Excuses to Bide You Time

As parents, we try to do it all.  We juggle packing lunches, baseball practice, school concerts and sleep overs.  At the end of the day we are bound to have something fall through the cracks of our system.  More often than not, the tooth fairy falls short.  So to help you bide some time with

TEETH WHITENING GIFT FOR FATHER'S DAY

Teeth Whitening Gift for Father’s Day!

Children are always looking for that special gift for Dad for Father’s Day. What better gift than the gift of a great smile! Consider giving the gift of teeth whitening! Adults love their coffee in the morning but, unfortunately, coffee is the #1 contributor to staining tooth enamel. There is a way to reverse that,

Why is my morning breath so bad | Bentsen Goodrich & Irvin DDS

Why is My Morning Breath So Bad?

Learn the common causes of morning breath (halitosis) and how it can be minimized here: Are you one of those persons that absolutely dreads that bad morning breath? Don’t want to offend your bedtime partner in the morning? Then here are a few clues to help get you on the way to a better morning!

The Gift of Good Dental Health for Grads

The Gift of Good Dental Health to Grads

This graduating season, consider the gift of good dental health for your graduate that will keep on giving for a long time! Your recent graduate will soon find him/herself out in the world trying to make ends meet. Unfortunately, consistent dental care falls to the bottom of the list of priorities. So why not give

Proper Tooth Brushing Techniques | Bentsen Goodrich & Irvin DDS

Proper Tooth Brushing Techniques

Using the proper technique and doing a thorough job when you brush your teeth are two of the most important issues of tooth brushing. To get the most thorough cleaning, brush 2-3 minutes using the following techniques: Most importantly, brush your teeth two to three times per day using a soft-bristled toothbrush to prevent gum

5 Causes of Tooth Sensitivity | Bentsen, Goodrich & Irvin General Dentistry

Top 5 Causes of Tooth Sensitivity

5 Causes of Tooth Sensitivity: Having a broken or chipped tooth can cause pain and sensitivity! If you do have a broken or shipped tooth, we recommend that you contact your dentist now to have it repaired. Using tooth whitening products! Everyone loves that gleaning white smile, but if you are suffering from tooth sensitivity

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