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Avoid the Flu with These Five Easy Things

added on: November 13, 2019
woman with the flu

Flu season has officially begun and will continue through February, or maybe even later. Nobody wants to catch this ache-inducing, sneezing-causing, and overall yucky-feeling sickness. While sometimes the flu is unavoidable, there are easy things you can do to reduce your chance of falling ill. Join your dentist in Tuscaloosa… Read More…

National Dental Hygiene Month is Here!

added on: October 24, 2019
hygienist in foreground

There’s a lot to be thankful for as we move into this part of 2019, but October is also a time when the entire nation comes together to observe National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a special part of the year when you, along with your dentist is Tuscaloosa, can… Read More…

You CAN Relax at the Dentist! (We’ll Show You How)

added on: October 15, 2019
gentleman in dental chair with hygienist

Nothing gives some people more dread in their stomach than knowing they need to see their dentist in Tuscaloosa soon. It doesn’t matter if it’s a regular visit and cleaning or a first-time appointment to establish care, there’s a good chance you or someone you know feels anxiety no matter… Read More…

What’s The Most Dangerous Sport for Teeth? (You’re Going to Be Surprised!)

added on: September 26, 2019
kids playing lacrosse

It’s always good to get out and get some exercise. When you’re participating in any sport, your dentist in Tuscaloosa will always remind you to protect your smile. All too often, we talk about avoiding sweets or sports drinks, food, and beverages that can damage your enamel and break down… Read More…

3 Reasons Not to Use DIY Orthodontics

added on: September 17, 2019
woman with clear dental aligner

It seems like every day there’s a new option for patients to straighten their smiles at home or on their own with mail-order orthodontics. But are they safe? Are they effective? Are they worth the discounted prices compared to more traditional orthodontics? Your dentist in Tuscaloosa will be the first… Read More…

Professional Veneers vs. DIY Veneers

added on: August 28, 2019
dental veneers

Thanks to the internet, we can now buy basically anything we want in just a few clicks and have it delivered right to our front door. Unfortunately, this mindset of buying things online has made its way into the dental world, and patients can purchase anything from teeth whitening kits… Read More…

Fluoride For a Healthy Smile

added on: August 14, 2019
fluoride concept

When it comes to the oral health of you and your family, you may have heard about the importance of fluoride. You may have also heard a few arguments against it. At our dental office in Tuscaloosa, we want to take the opportunity to talk a little bit about fluoride,… Read More…

Different Types of Dental Floss

added on: July 26, 2019
dental floss

When it comes to great oral health, you’ll often hear your dentist in Tuscaloosa talk a lot about proper brushing and the importance of doing it every day. But there’s a good chance your dental team also talks to you about why you should be flossing every day. And with… Read More…

Can Swimming Pools Affect Your Smile?

added on: July 19, 2019
kids swimming

Swimming pools may seem like an odd thing for your dentist in Tuscaloosa to talk about, but besides being a long-time summer favorite and a relaxing escape from the heat, swimming pools may actually pose an unwanted threat to your teeth. Now, before you forego all pools this summer (trust… Read More…

Do Wisdom Teeth Need To Be Removed?

added on: June 20, 2019
wisdom teeth

Wisdom teeth can be a pesky problem, whether they need to be removed or not. While there are times when your dentist in Tuscaloosa may suggest keeping wisdom teeth around, it’s most common to have wisdom teeth removed. In fact, over 90% of Americans have their wisdom teeth removed. So… Read More…

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