What a root planing is, when they are necessary, and what to know before you go.
I don’t believe in “biting the bullet” at the dentist. There are lots of things both you, your dentist, and your hygienist can do to make cleanings pain-free.
Everything you need to know to make the most of your hygiene visits: when to get a second opinion, what the hygienist actually does, and what to ask your dentist.
My co-worker was bragging that he doesn’t floss but his dentist said he has no gum disease. How is this possible? Can you really fool the dentist into thinking you’ve been flossing when you haven’t?
The “every six months” rule doesn’t apply to everybody. Here’s how to know how often you need a teeth cleaning.