How a Trip to the Dentist Could Improve Your Selfie Smile

June 21 is National Selfie Day! It’s the perfect occasion to snap a picture and share your beautiful smile with friends and family on social media. However, if you’re feeling self-conscious about your smile, it might be time to visit your dentist to discuss cosmetic dentistry options. Nothing improves your selfie like the glow of … Continue reading How a Trip to the Dentist Could Improve Your Selfie Smile

How to Protect your Teeth During National Candy Month

June is National Candy Month—every smile’s worst nightmare! Although it’s certainly all right to indulge every once in a while, it’s important to be cautious whenever you choose to eat sugary snacks. Candy can wreak havoc on your oral health, as sugar feeds the bacteria inside of the mouth. The more sugar you consume, the … Continue reading How to Protect your Teeth During National Candy Month

Oral Cancer Awareness Month

This year, nearly 50,000 people are expected to be diagnosed with oral and oropharyngeal cancer. It is important to distinguish oral cavity cancers from oropharyngeal cancers because they often have different etiologies and prognoses. The 5-year survival for oral and oropharyngeal cancer is about 65%, and has improved dramatically over the last few decades. Still, the single … Continue reading Oral Cancer Awareness Month