Patient Dental Education

A well-educated patient is a willing partner in his or her dental care. Good dental health begins with good oral hygiene, which relies on a partnership between dentist, dental hygienist and patient. Regular professional dental care paired with a recommended home care routine will enable you to maintain healthy teeth and gums. To keep your teeth healthy and strong, it is imperative for you to understand exactly what you’re accomplishing in your home hygiene protocol. Click on the topics below to learn more about oral hygiene, decay and disease.

Oral Hygiene – how to properly care for your teeth daily

The Regular Dental Visit– what to expect during a routine dental exam

Recurrent Appointments – why regular dental exams are important

Tooth Decay – causes of tooth decay and how to prevent it

About Plaque – the difference between plaque and tartar

Sensitive Teeth – causes and treatments

Dental Care Q&A – frequently asked questions

Overcome Fearfulness – a kinder, gentler dental experience