Is Sparkling Water Bad for My Teeth?

Sparkling water is merely tap water that contains carbon dioxide gas infused under pressure. Just like any other fizzy, carbonated drink, sparkling water has acidic properties. Naturally, many people wonder whether, due to the acidic content, sparkling water can be harmful to their teeth. However, is sparkling water really bad for your dental health? Let’s […]

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3 Reasons Not to be Afraid of Visiting the Dentist

Does the thought of visiting the dentist frighten you? Would you rather bear the agony of dental pain than muster the courage to visit a dental office? Then you are not alone. The fear of visiting the dentist is quite common, not only among U.S. citizens but also throughout the world. Statistically, nearly 3 out […]

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Do I really need to go to the dentist while I have braces?

Many people think that while they are undergoing orthodontic treatment, they don’t to visit their primary dentist. After all, your teeth are being looked at regularly every six weeks or so. Isn’t that enough? I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but unfortunately, it’s not enough! (And if you don’t believe me, just […]

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Top 5 Ways to Avoid Bad Breath

Bad breath is both a very embarrassing but also an easily preventable personal hygiene issue. We’ll try to keep this list short and avoid clichéd advice (e.g. “Brush your teeth three time a day!”). So, without further ado, here are the top five ways to prevent bad breath! #1 – Brush your… tongue! I’m always surprised […]

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The process for having a tooth pulled

The extraction of a tooth is usually carried out as a last resort, when all the attempts at saving or restoring the tooth have failed. Thanks to advancements in modern dentistry, often even severely damaged teeth can still be saved. However, there are still situations which require a tooth to be pulled out. If that’s […]

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