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5 Ways to Whiter Teeth
added on: August 31, 2021

Have you been searching for ways to get whiter teeth? Do you feel as though your teeth are stained from all the coffee and wine that you drink? Well, the good news is, there are plenty of ways to reverse staining to get whiter teeth. In fact, if you follow… Read More…


Got Bad Breath? Here’s What You Need to Know
added on: August 6, 2021
couple eating

What’s the best way to freshen your breath? We’re glad you asked! August 6th is recognized as National Fresh Breath Day, and your dentist in West Townsend wants to take a closer look at what you can do to get that minty freshness all day long, as well as what… Read More…


Is Vaping Better For Your Teeth Than Smoking? 
added on: July 30, 2021

There’s a common misconception that vaping is healthier than smoking. In fact, vaping is often used as a way to try and help smokers quit smoking. But is this method actually safer than traditional cigarettes? Research suggests that it’s not. Many studies have shown that vaping causes similar health concerns… Read More…


“What Happens If I Don’t Brush My Teeth?”
added on: July 19, 2021

Your dentist in West Townsend has always told you that you need to brush your teeth twice a day. But how important is that rule, really? The truth is, it’s pretty important to brush your teeth (and floss them!) every single day, twice a day, for two minutes. Skipping a… Read More…


What To Do If You Lose A Filling
added on: June 29, 2021

Losing a dental filling can be a scary experience, but your dentist in West Townsend wants to remind you not to panic. There are many reasons why a filling can become loose or completely fall out, and it’s important to seek treatment quickly. But other than that, what should you… Read More…


Soda Isn’t The Only Drink That’s Bad For Your Teeth
added on: June 16, 2021

We’ve all heard our dentists talk about how important it is to take it easy on the soda. But did you know that there’s another drink out there that can also harm your teeth? It turns out that the sugar content in sweet sodas isn’t the only thing that concerns… Read More…


What Causes Sudden Tooth Discoloration? 
added on: May 26, 2021

Tooth staining can seem to happen overnight, but chances are, something has been introduced to your teeth over time that slowly darkened your teeth. With the exception of dental trauma, tooth discoloration is mostly caused by repeated exposure to staining ingredients or because of something health-related. So what can you… Read More…


Allergies & Cavities
added on: May 19, 2021

Pollen counts are high, eyes are itchy, noses are drippy, and sinuses everywhere are stuffy. It’s allergy season, and even though allergies don’t directly cause cavities, allergies can still be concerning for your dentist in West Townsend. In fact, the way our bodies react to allergens can put us at… Read More…


Can Acid Reflux Make Your Teeth Hurt? 
added on: April 30, 2021

Almost all of us are familiar with the discomfort and pain associated with acid reflux, also known as GERD, or commonly described as indigestion or heartburn. But can something that originates in the stomach and affects digestion also make your teeth hurt? Your dentist in West Townsend is here to… Read More…


How to Tell If You Have Gingivitis
added on: March 31, 2021

Nearly 50% of Americans over the age of 30 have some form of gum disease, also known as periodontal disease. You may also hear your dentist in West Townsend refer to gum disease as gingivitis. So what’s the difference between gum disease and gingivitis, and how can you tell if… Read More…


Nutrition & Oral Health
added on: March 15, 2021
nutritious food

Even though your dentist in West Townsend is all about keeping your mouth healthy, the truth is, proper nutrition and good oral health go hand-in-hand. This is why, during this National Nutrition Month, we want to do our part to raise awareness of the importance of eating right.  On A… Read More…


How Do I Know If Tooth Pain Is Serious?
added on: February 18, 2021
woman with tooth pain examines her teeth in mirror

Any type of ongoing tooth pain usually means something isn’t quite right. But does that mean every toothache requires a visit to your dentist in West Townsend? The short answer — probably. However, if your pain lasts for 2 or more days, isn’t reduced with painkillers, and is paired with… Read More…


Don’t Let Stress Damage Your Teeth
added on: February 17, 2021
stressed man with mask

The past year or so has been… interesting, to say the least. With lockdowns, working from home, schooling from home, and everything in between, it’s only normal to feel more stressed than usual. But during these times of increased stress, it’s more important than ever to take care of your… Read More…


Masks & Oral Health
added on: January 27, 2021
man with face mask in marketplace

Over the past several months, seeing facemasks everywhere we go has become the norm. For the foreseeable future, these facemasks will continue to be a part of our lives to help stop the spread of COVID-19. But this change in our daily routines can have a side effect that directly… Read More…