Tooth extraction means the dentist removes a tooth from the mouth of a patient. For some adults, it’s necessary to improve the health of the mouth, gums and remaining teeth. The procedure sounds scary but it’s something a dentist in Portland, Oregon might do thousands of times a year. What should you do after the tooth […]
An apple a day can keep the dentist at bay, and it’s not the only dietary choice to keep your smile healthy. Learn the best and worst foods for your teeth.
Some foods taste so good, but cause such bad breath it seems almost impossible to alleviate. Here are the top five foods known to cause unpleasant breath and the reasons why.
Brushing and flossing daily is the foundation for a beautiful smile. Still wishing for a whiter smile? Here are a few ways to brighten those pearly whites!
Braces are something of a rite of passage for many young people, as well as a great way for adults to achieve the smile they’ve always dreamt of. Here are some common alignment conditions to look for in your child’s mouth that could mean braces may be in their future.
Many people rely on mouthwash to relieve bad breath, improve oral health, or wash away particles left over after brushing. We all know the importance of brushing and flossing when we wake up and before we go to bed, but which type of mouthwash will best complement your routine?
There’s so much excitement during a baby’s first year of life. Here are answers to commonly asked questions about oral care for babies.
As we age, keeping up with our oral health becomes more important. To keep a healthy smile well into the golden years, here are 5 dental concerns commonly seen in people over 50.
We try our best to protect our smile, but there are everyday activities that can harm your teeth. Here’s 5 ways you may not know are harming your smile.
Helpful flossing tips to improve your flossing technique and overall oral health. Happy National Flossing Day from your local TenderCare dentist!