Educating patients is part of the Smiles Dental mission at our Washington & Oregon offices. Read our blog to learn more about plaque & tartar. Let us help you prevent tooth decay & gum disease with preventive care & professional teeth cleaning!
If your teeth look a bit yellowish then it’s possible there’s some plaque build up. Our blog has some tips on removing it but removing tartar is something only the professionals can do. Come see your nearest Smiles Dental office for a professional cleaning to leave your mouth feeling fresh and your smile bright.
If you’re one who likes to plan for your dental appointments, our Smiles Dental team is happy to help you! The more you know about your dental cleaning, the more comfortable you will feel when you come in to visit your dentist. So, when you come in for your appointment, you can expect: 1. A … Continued
What’s your New Year’s Resolution for 2016? Are you hoping to lose weight? Eliminate a bad habit or have a good health? For most of us, the answer is at least one or all of the above. Every New Year we set goals for ourselves that are typically S.M.A.R.T. (specific, measurable, attainable, relevant, and timely) … Continued
It seems like every holiday is filled with sweet treats, Halloween candy, Christmas cookies, Valentine’s Day sweethearts, and Easter Eggs, you get the idea. While it’s nice to indulge in a chocolate bar or some gummy worms every now and then, the continued consumption of sugary sweets can adversely affect your body and oral health. … Continued
If you are one who thinks dental cleanings are not necessary, this blog is to convince you otherwise. A dental cleaning is a beneficial and important appointment that you should attend every six months. If you want a successful and healthy oral cavity, you will need to attend your checkups and participate in a daily … Continued
Flossing is a necessary part of an oral hygiene routine. Food and plaque bacteria can easily become trapped between teeth and harm them. You need to clean between your teeth at least once a day in order to maintain good oral health. However, you may wonder which type of floss is the best kind for … Continued