Brushing Up On Some Dental Basics

| October 5, 2012

DID YOU KNOW THAT OCTOBER IS DENTAL HYGIENE MONTH?  In honor of Dental Hygiene Month, the team at Grandview Dental Care presents a few basics!  What a cavity is The word “cavity” gets tossed around a lot. Do you know exactly what a cavity is, and what causes them? Here’s a

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Does Do It Yourself tooth whitening work?

| September 12, 2012

The Internet is loaded with DIY tooth whitening “tips” and “tricks”. We thought we would share what we suggest when it comes to whitening your teeth along with sharing a link on the downside to diy teeth whitening At your next dental appointment ask for us to give you your

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How you can tell if you have bad breath?

| July 5, 2012

How can you tell if you have bad breath? Watch the first 20 seconds of the video for an easy test that anyone can do. Brush, Floss, …clean your tongue? Everyone has heard to brush their teeth 2 times a day, floss, and use antiseptic mouthwash but cleaning your tongue?

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Brush and floss your child’s teeth the easy way

| February 10, 2012

February is Children’s Dental Health Month! As a hygienist I see a lot of adults struggling to floss as their daily routine. As we all know childhood habits follow us to adulthood so be sure to implement flossing in your child’s brushing routine. The following brush and flossing video shows

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Dry Mouth can cause excessive tooth decay

| August 16, 2011

Is Your Dry Mouth More Than Just an Occasional Problem? Grandview Dental Care Can Help Most people experience a dry mouth at some point in time, usually during a cold or the flu. Unfortunately, there are situations when the dryness becomes a persistent problem. If and when that occurs, it’s

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Favorite Dental Product for Dry mouth symptoms

| July 6, 2011

My new favorite product that was just released is for all those dry mouth sufferers… Colgate Dry Mouth Relief Mouthrinse! Most people are not even aware they suffer from dry mouth syndrome until it is really bad. If you are a person who takes any type of medication,  research the

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Unique candles make the perfect girlfriend gift

| June 28, 2011

Spotlight on our patient Tommy Meet the moodiest Housewives!  Need a little Medicated, Hot & Bothered, Bitchy, or Tipsy in your life?  Owner and creator of the brand, Tommy Delp, brings Housewife drama to Ohio’s capital city and beyond!  His Housewife candles are hand-poured, 100% natural soy, perfectly fragrant, and

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If I have periodontal disease why doesn’t it hurt?

| June 20, 2011

If I have periodontal disease why doesn’t it hurt?  This is an excellent question, and one that we get a lot at our Columbus, Ohio dental office. I try to relate periodontal disease to how my patients think about monitoring their blood pressure. If you are not checking your blood

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Why I Became a Dental Hygienist

| June 13, 2011

When I graduated from high school, I still was not sure what I wanted to do with the rest of my life. So instead of thinking of a career, I chose to think about what type of lifestyle I wanted in the future. Three very clear choices came to mind.

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How you can help an older parent keep their teeth

| May 15, 2011

Do you have a parent or loved one that has not been taking care of their teeth?  There are several things you can do to help.  You are never too old to take care of your smile!  For some people eating is one of the pleasures of life.  It’s difficult

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