A Caring Place for Smiles

Unlocking Your Best Smile: Why It’s Never Too Late for Adult Orthodontic Treatment

When it comes to orthodontic treatment, the misconception that it’s only for children and teenagers is far from the truth. In actuality, more adults are investing in orthodontic treatment to enhance their smiles along with their overall oral health. Whether it’s for aesthetic reasons or to address bite issues, adults are realizing that it’s never too late to achieve the... read more »

How To Help Your Child Overcome Their Thumb Sucking Habit

As a parent, you want the best for your child, and that includes their dental health. Unfortunately, thumb sucking is an all too common habit among children, and it can have negative effects on their teeth and jaw development if it continues for too long. Here are some tips to help your child overcome their unhealthy thumb sucking habit! Why... read more »

Safeguard Your Child’s Smile This National Facial Protection Month

Spring is finally here, and April is National Facial Protection Month. This is a time to raise awareness about the importance of protecting the face during contact sports and high-impact recreational activities. With spring sports in full swing, it’s important to remember that accidents can and often do happen, leaving behind dental injuries. That’s why it’s crucial to take the... read more »

Why Your Child Might Need a Dental Crown To Restore a Damaged Primary Tooth

Dental crowns are an investment in keeping a tooth as long as possible. Even for children, dental crowns protect their developing smiles because their jaws are still forming. Any tooth gaps that arise when a tooth is pulled early because of decay, or even injury from an accident or contact sports, can leave your child dealing with serious dental problems... read more »

Eating Healthy Foods While Straightening Your Teeth

March is the 50th anniversary of National Nutrition Month. With spring almost here, this is a great time to renew your focus on eating the foods your body and mouth need while protecting your braces hardware or clear aligners. Tooth-Friendly Healthy Foods This is a good time to make sure you are getting the nutrients you need for healthy teeth... read more »

February Is a Busy Month When It Comes to Your Child’s Dental Health

February is Children’s Dental Health month, and this year’s theme by the American Dental Association (ADA) is “Brush, Floss, Smile.” This year, they offer the following dental health tips to help support your child’s developing oral health for healthy teeth and gums: Brush your teeth twice a day with fluoride toothpaste. Floss between your teeth every day. Eat healthy foods... read more »