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Maintaining Oral Health as a Senior 
added on: November 29, 2023

As we age, it becomes increasingly important to pay attention to our oral health. While seniors often focus on their overall health and well-being (and that’s a great thing!), the state of their oral health should not be overlooked. Good oral hygiene can significantly impact a senior’s quality of life,… Read More…


How Do I Get Rid of Jaw Pain? 
added on: November 14, 2023

Jaw pain can be excruciating, affecting your ability to eat, speak, and even enjoy daily life. While jaw pain can certainly be annoying, you may not recognize that something more serious may be to blame. In fact, one of the common causes of jaw pain is Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) disorder…. Read More…


How to Go to the Dentist If You’re Scared
added on: October 30, 2023

Dental anxiety is a common fear that many people experience. The mere thought of sitting in that dental chair can send shivers down your spine, making it a daunting task to schedule that long-overdue appointment with your dentist in West Townsend. However, taking care of your oral health is essential… Read More…


Does Gum Disease Increase Breast Cancer Risk?
added on: October 16, 2023

This Breast Cancer Awareness Month, your dentist in West Townsend has some interesting news about a fascinating connection that has gained attention in recent years – the potential link between gum disease (periodontal disease) and an increased risk of breast cancer. While it might seem far-fetched at first, researchers have been… Read More…


Essential Dental First Aid Items Every Family Should Have
added on: September 29, 2023

Accidents can happen at any time, and dental emergencies are no exception. But having a well-equipped dental first aid kit at home can make a significant difference in handling unexpected dental issues promptly and effectively. Keep in mind that all dental emergencies should warrant a phone call to your dentist… Read More…


Exploring the Link Between Dementia and Oral Health
added on: September 14, 2023

The human body is complicated, and the connection between various bodily systems can often surprise us. One such connection gaining increasing attention is the link between dementia and oral health. While these two might seem worlds apart, research is revealing a fascinating relationship between the two that emphasizes the importance… Read More…


How Can I Prevent And Treat Dry Mouth?
added on: August 28, 2023

Dry mouth, also known as xerostomia, is an incredibly common condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It can lead to discomfort, difficulties in speaking and swallowing, and even dental problems if left untreated. But what exactly causes dry mouth? How can it impact oral health? What are some practical… Read More…


Is It Normal To Have Some Discomfort After A Dental Procedure?
added on: August 15, 2023

Needing to get a dental procedure can be a nerve-wracking experience, so is not knowing what to expect after treatment. It’s important to know that your dentist in West Townsend will do everything they can to make every visit to their office comfortable. But what if you do experience discomfort after… Read More…


When Should You Wear a Mouthguard? 
added on: July 11, 2023

Playing sports and being physically active is great for overall health. However, sports and other activities that involve physical contact can come with a risk of dental injury. That’s why your dentist in West Townsend will always recommend that both adults and kids wear a mouthguard while playing sports. In fact,… Read More…


How to Prevent Gum Disease
added on: June 29, 2023

Gum disease is a serious oral health issue that affects millions of people worldwide. It’s a bacterial infection that can lead to tooth loss if left untreated. Fortunately, it is preventable with good oral hygiene, regular dental checkups with your dentist in West Townsend, and other preventative measures.  Causes of… Read More…


Smile! June is National Smile Month
added on: June 15, 2023

June is National Smile Month, and what better way to celebrate than by taking care of your oral health and achieving a healthy and beautiful smile? At our dental office in West Townsend, we believe that a great smile is more than just a cosmetic enhancement – it’s a sign… Read More…


5 Things That Can Harm Teeth
added on: May 30, 2023

If you’re following an excellent oral health routine of brushing and flossing every day and seeing your dentist in West Townsend twice a year but still find yourself getting cavities, having tooth sensitivity, or needing dental restorations to help fix damaged teeth, other things may be to blame. The truth is,… Read More…


Does Asthma Affect Oral Health?
added on: May 11, 2023

Asthma affects an estimated 25 million Americans. This lifelong respiratory disease can be found in both kids and adults and can make it hard to breathe, causing wheezing, coughing, and chest tightness. But outside of these scary respiratory symptoms, could asthma also affect oral health? Let’s check in with your… Read More…


What Are The Most Common Oral Health Problems? 
added on: April 27, 2023

Oral health can be confusing. After all, oral health includes the teeth, gums, tongue, and the entire anatomy of the oral-facial facial system. Not to mention, oral health has a well-researched history of being tied to overall health. For example, oral health may contribute to things such as cardiovascular disease,… Read More…


What Does Oral Cancer Look Like?
added on: April 13, 2023

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, a time when healthcare professionals come together to raise awareness of this sometimes deadly condition.Oral cancer isn’t necessarily a death sentence and can often be treated successfully when it’s caught early. Of course, your dentist in West Townsend wants to do everything we can… Read More…


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