Brushing Your Teeth 101

Growing up, you were probably told to brush your teeth on a regular basis, but did you know that there is a right and wrong way to do it? Did you know if you brush incorrectly you can actually damage your smile? We would like to provide you with a... Read more »

Tooth Sensitivity Might Be Reduced by Increased Fluoride

If you do not brush your teeth twice each day, and do not floss at least once per day, food debris, plaque and acids can cause bad breath and gum disease. These substances can also cause problems for your tooth enamel, which can lead to tooth decay. If our dentist,... Read more »

How to Maintain a Clean Toothbrush

It’s important to properly care for your toothbrush as well as keep it as clean as possible. Unfortunately, your toothbrush can collect germs throughout the day, which can make it extremely dirty and even ineffective while cleaning the smile. Our dentist, Dr. George Daszko, encourages you to keep your toothbrush... Read more »

Answer Questions on Dental Bonding

If your smile is at risk for an oral accident or injury, it is important to employ all the necessary tooth hazard prevention plans you can. However, it may not be possible to prevent all forms of damage. If for any reason you have suffered minor damage to your teeth,... Read more »

Oral Habits That Are Harmful

We all know that some great dental habits include brushing your teeth twice a day, flossing once a day, and going to the dentist regularly for dental cleanings. However, there are some bad dental habits that you may not be aware of that should be avoided. Nail Biting Some people... Read more »

What to Expect When You’re Getting a Dental Implant

The unexpected has happened. Because of an injury, gum disease, or extensive decay, you lost a tooth. Losing a tooth is a big deal. A gap in your smile can make eating and speaking awkward and uncomfortable. The nearby teeth may begin to drift into the newly created space, messing... Read more »

Symptoms & Risk Factors of Gum Disease

Gum disease is an infection that affects the gums and bone structures that support and surround the teeth. If left untreated, this disease can cause the loss of healthy jawbone structure and even tooth loss. Signs of Gum Disease Gum disease is more easily reversed and treated if it is... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at The Artful Dentist, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »