Archive for August, 2018

4 Ways Seeing Your Dentist Saves You Money

Going to the Dentist Can Save You Money? Your dentist can help you save money, but first, you have to actually schedule – and keep – your appointments. The American Dental Association recommends visiting your dentist at least once every six months. Depending on the condition of your teeth & gums, existing health issues, habits, […]

National Tooth Fairy Day Happens Twice A Year

When Is National Tooth Fairy Day? National Tooth Fairy Day is actually observed twice a year, on February 28th & again on August 22. But why is the Tooth Fairy so special, and does she really deserve two entire days of national celebration? If you’ve been a loyal reader of our blog then you’re already […]

4 Times Teeth Whitening Doesn’t Work

Teeth Whitening Is Very Popular Teeth whitening is one of the most popular Cosmetic Dentistry procedures at our office, hands down. A recent survey showed 80% of Americans aged 18 to 49 want whiter teeth, with women leading in this area at 85%. And 6 out 10 people believe a whiter, brighter smile would boost […]

FDA Issues Benzocaine Warning for Parents With Teething Babies

Benzocaine Puts Teething Babies At Risk Got a teething baby? Don’t give your baby anything that contains benzocaine! According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, “The FDA is committed to protecting the American public from products that pose serious safety risks, especially those with no demonstrated benefit,” said FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D.   […]