The Center for Disease Control estimates that half of Americans have periodontal disease. Read our blog post to learn about gingivitis, a mild form of gum disease. We discuss causes, treatment and prevention.
The toothbrush has evolved quite impressively over the last few thousand years, from chewing sticks to brushes made of hogs hair to the nylon ones we find on our fancy manual and electric toothbrushes we use today. Read our blog post about a new trend in the toothbrush world: silicone toothbrush heads.
We’re always looking for natural sugar alternatives that our patients can turn to when they need to satisfy a sweet tooth. Read our blog post for some of the benefits of honey and ways to protect yourself from tooth decay, gum disease, and other oral health problems.
This summer, businesses around the country began phasing out their plastic straws in an effort to cut down on waste and pollution. Many of our patients have asked if using reusable straws can help keep their teeth healthy. Read our blog post for answers!
Many of our patients understand why consuming sugary drinks like sodas can be harmful to teeth, but many patients do not realize that a diet high in protein can also pose some dental challenges. Read our blog post for more details!
While everyone suffers from bad breath occasionally, chronic bad breath, or halitosis, can be a major inconvenience. Read our blog post for some of the causes of chronic halitosis as well as strategies for managing bad breath. Visit our office to learn more!
Oral cancer is a serious disease that can be life-threatening. Read our blog post for information about recognizing and preventing oral cancer. Schedule a consultation with our team to discuss any oral cancer concerns you may have.
Read our blog post to discover if the cleaning power of toothpaste ingredients fades over time. You can have outstanding oral health with great at-home oral hygiene and routine dental checkups at our Edgewater dental practice, near Annapolis. Ask us all your dental-related questions!
Read our blog post to discover the pros and cons of mouthwash. Our expert team can help you decide if you should add mouthwash to your daily oral care routine. Contact us for more information about the latest dental products, tools, and technology to keep your smile healthy!
Are you going on vacation soon? Read our blog post for a list of essential oral care items to pack in your suitcase. We want you to have excellent oral health wherever you are in the world. Contact us to schedule a checkup before your travels!