Presidents Day – Leaders with Wary and Winning Smiles

Has your presidential vote ever been affected by a candidate’s smile? Often, we judge leaders by their appearance, especially their teeth. We tend to base our assumptions of intelligence, personality, success, and health on their dentition. In honor of Presidents Day, we review the dental records of presidents who had poor oral health. Many of…

National Toothache Day

National Toothache Day is Something to Smile About Following a solid oral hygiene routine and taking preventative measures will keep your mouth looking and feeling its best. It will help you avoid the need for uncomfortable and time consuming trips to the dentist as well. On February 9, 2017, the world will be celebrating “National…

A Brief History of Dentistry

In modern times, most people take care of their teeth by brushing them and using dental floss. Some individuals even rinse with mouthwash and use an insurance plan to visit their dentists, but humans didn’t always practice such a high level of mouth hygiene. According to history, dentistry has a long and storied past. In…

The Many Myths and Misconceptions of Visiting The Dentist

For some people, dental appointments are routine, but for others, dental anxiety makes the process a serious ordeal. Fortunately, modern dentistry is an advanced science that typically results in positive outcomes. Here are some of the fears and misconceptions people face when planning dental visits as well as a few tricks that make your worries…