6 Summer Dental Tips for Parents Parental Guide: Dental Tips for Kids During the Summer School is out for the summer and that means a change in daily routines for many families. While summer break is a time for relaxation, it’s not a time to become lax about oral health. Good oral hygiene starts young…

How to Choose the Right Toothpaste Have you ever walked the toothpaste aisle in stores and been overwhelmed by the vast number of options? With so many toothpaste choices on the market, how do you know if you are choosing the right toothpaste for yourself? Here’s the break down on what these particular toothpastes do. Look…

Do Mouthguards Protect Your Teeth? When it comes to athletic gear, mouthguards are a must! A properly fitted mouthguard acts a protective shield between your teeth and lips, cheeks and jaws. It cushions the blow to the face and decreases the chance breaking teeth and other injuries to the face. Whether you participate in organized…

Can Sinus Pressure Cause Tooth Pain? Spring is in the air. For allergy and sinus suffers, Spring can sometimes bring tooth pain. The maxillary sinuses sit just above the upper molars. When maxillary sinuses become irritated or infected, they swell causing pressure on the upper teeth in the back of your mouth. How do you…

Why is it important to have good Dental Hygiene Health? February is Heart Awareness Month, but did you know that your oral health often provides a window into your overall health, including your heart? A question most people ask is, does having healthy teeth relate to having a healthy heart. Though there is not enough…

How to Combat Bad Breath? It’s February and love is in the air, but one thing that can really turn off your Valentine is bad breath. Also known as halitosis, bad breath can be caused by a variety of things from poor oral hygiene and diet to unhealthy habits and illness. Try these tips to…

Coffee vs. Teeth Stains on Teeth For many people, drinking a hot cup of coffee or tea is a daily morning ritual or even an all day ritual. Overtime coffee and teas can stain your teeth, especially if you consume them on a regular basis or in great quantities. But which stains more? Well, the answer…

Benefits of Dental Sealants Many people know that daily brushing and flossing can help prevent cavities, but did you know that dental sealants provide added protection against tooth decay? Sealants act as a barrier to prevent cavities on your back teeth, known as molars and premolars. Here are seven common questions we’re asked about dental…

It’s already time to start thinking about your New Year’s resolutions. Why not make your oral health a priority in 2016? If you don’t know where to start, read about these common bad dental habits. If you have one of these oral habits, talk to Dr. Marra and his staff for tips on breaking the…

It’s that time of the year when many companies are reenrolling employees for 2016 insurance plans. Now is the perfect time to ask your employer about flexible spending accounts (FSAs). Many companies offer FSAs alongside health insurance. The benefit of an FSA is it gives you tax advantages to offset healthcare costs. Basically you save…

Design/Digital Marketing - Hammerseed Digital Marketing

Call us today        (704) 892-7866