Posts Categorized: General Dental Articles

Time to Toss Your Toothbrush?

How long has your toothbrush been in use? Is it past its prime? Is it time to toss it in the trash and invest in a new one? At my dental office in Warsaw, these are important questions that we’d like to provide some answers to. Toothbrushes are designed to remove as much plaque, tartar,… Read more »

“Help! I have a Dental Emergency”

While you’re gearing up to head out on summer vacation this year, you’ll probably pack a bunch of first-aid items, extra clothes, and a load of medication because you can’t be too careful. Anything can happen at anytime. But what do you do if you have a dental emergency while away? At my Warsaw dental… Read more »

“Uh Oh! I Forgot My Toothbrush!”

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?

We always encourage the patients at my Warsaw 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 »

Taking Care of Your Tongue

Tongues are pretty cool parts of our mouths that not only help us with things like chewing and talking, but taking good care of them is instrumental for a healthy mouth. If not taken care of properly, the tongue alone could create some serious dental concerns. At my dental office in Warsaw, we want to… Read more »

Stop Missing Work Because of Your Teeth

There’s nothing worse than tossing away a well-earned vacation day because you have a dental emergency. Good news! You can stop missing work due to your teeth! How? Let my Warsaw dental office show you. Oftentimes we avoid the dentist if we don’t have a problem. But that itself is a problem. Prevention is key!… Read more »

You Don’t Know Spit

Let’s face it, nobody enjoys spit. It’s some pretty gross stuff. But to all of us at my Warsaw dental office, it’s one of the most useful and fascinating things about the mouth. Think we’re crazy? Let us explain. That’s A Whole Lotta Spit On average, we produce 25,000 quarts of spit in our lifetime…. Read more »