“Uh Oh! I Forgot My Toothbrush!”

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Now that summer is officially here, we’re all starting to plan those well-deserved vacations or long weekends away. Naturally, you also need to pack. So you load up on clothes, snacks, medications, and everything you may possibly need. Yet you forget your toothbrush. What do you do when you’ve reached your destination and it’s time… Read more »

Are You Brushing at Work?

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We always encourage the patients at our Memphis dental office to brush and floss everyday — usually in the morning and before hitting the hay at night. But brushing after meals, including lunch at work, is just as important. In fact, keeping up with your oral hygiene while at the office is better for your… Read more »

Keep Your Tongue Healthy, Too!

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We usually talk a lot about tooth health, proper oral hygiene, and how important it is to take care of your teeth. However, all of us at our dental office in Memphis want to take this opportunity to talk about an often forgotten part of your overall oral health. Your tongue. Your tongue is a… Read more »

Is Your Pregnancy Affecting Your Teeth?

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Your body endures a lot of changes during pregnancy. Your feet may swell, you may be sore in strange or new places, and your teeth may decay. It’s true, your teeth are not one of the more popular concerns during pregnancy but at our dental office in Memphis, we’re here to tell you they should… Read more »

Top 3 Things You Don’t Know About Spit

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When you think of spit, do you think of bad manners, gross droplets on the sidewalk, or even worse, a bottle full of chewing tobacco saliva? Most people think of spit as something pretty gross and detestable. However, at our dental office in Memphis, we think spit is pretty neat, and we’d like to tell… Read more »

The Importance of Dental Care for Seniors

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A healthy mouth often leads to a healthy body. This is a fact that doesn’t disappear with age. In fact, as we age, dental care becomes a more critical part of our overall health. At our dental office in Memphis, some of the most special smiles we care for belong to seniors, and we’re always… Read more »

Top 5 Most Dangerous Dental Habits

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Your oral health care routine is spot on: You brush twice a day, you floss at least once a day, and you maintain regular visits to our dental office in Memphis. So why are you still at risk for tooth damage? Many of us have some dangerous dental habits that could lead to serious damage…. Read more »

The Sun and Oral Health Connection

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Our old friend the sun has a bad habit of disappearing quite often during the winter months. During the few hours of daylight we do have, it’s usually too cold to go sit outside and soak up some rays, or we’re all stuck indoors at work. When the sun decides to hibernate during the winter,… Read more »