Root Canal Quiz

| August 30, 2016

9/30/2016 – Congratulations to Lisa L the winner of a super fancy electronic  toothbrush! This month’s quiz is about Root Canals a fun topic that has created many jokes around it.  Contrary to popular belief Root canals are not painful.  They are the solution that actually gets you out of

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Poll : How often do you go to the dentist for checkups?

| January 13, 2016

Take our 1 second poll and see how your dental habits compare to others.  It’s quick.  It’s Fun! Check out our other Poll

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The Importance of Your Bi-Annual Dental Visit

| October 19, 2015

We all have busy schedules these days, and it can be tempting to postpone or cancel that bi-annual dentist appointment in favor of a more pressing deadline. However, routine dental appointments are one of the most important steps to maintaining your oral health. Here are a few things to consider

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Poll: How long do you brush your teeth?

| July 22, 2015

Take our 1 second poll and see how your brushing habits compare to others.  It’s quick.  It’s Fun! Check out our other Polls

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6 Great Tongue Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

| April 16, 2014

When you hear about oral health or dentistry the first thing that usually comes to mind are your teeth. However, the tongue also plays a very important role in your overall oral health. Without it we couldn’t speak, eat or swallow—all vital actions we use throughout the day! So, in

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Your Tooth Enamel Is Super Cool Stuff

| March 28, 2014

WHAT IS AS FRAGIILE AS GLASS and at the same time, the hardest substance in your body? Your tooth enamel! Each time you bite down it handles the equivalent of 160 pounds of pressure, all the time. Think about how often you bite down during your lifetime. It’s crazy!   Enamel is the

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Are your medications causing dry mouth and tooth decay?

| February 26, 2014

MEDICATIONS OFTEN HAVE frustrating side effects. In addition to nausea and headaches, did you know that dry mouth is also a common side effect of prescription drugs?  Saliva Keeps Your Mouth Healthy There are over 400 medications that can affect your salivary glands and increase dry mouth.   And this list grows as more drugs

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Can a Toothache Cause a Sinus Infection?

| May 14, 2013

    IF YOU’RE PRONE TO SINUS INFECTIONS you may not think to visit with your friendly Columbus dentist. Well, perhaps you should! Tooth infections, also known as abscesses, can cause sinus infections. And, vice versa, a sinus infection can make you feel like you have a toothache! How Can A Toothache Cause a

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What you need to know about Smoking and your Oral Health

| February 18, 2013

YOU PROBABLY ALREADY KNOW MANY OF THE DANGERS associated with smoking. But, did you also know that smokers are twice as likely as non-smokers to lose their teeth? In addition, there are even greater dangers that smoking presents to your oral health. Smoking wreaks havoc on your gums. It lowers your ability to

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What Every Woman Should Know About Her Dental Health

| September 27, 2012

DID YOU KNOW THAT WOMEN HAVE special challenges when it comes to their oral health? Hormonal cycles can affect the way women’s bodies react to bacteria and plaque in their mouths. If you are a woman—or if you’d like to pass this information along to a woman who could benefit from

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