Tips for Families Who Want Healthy Smiles

Do your family members want healthy smiles? If so, you have come to the right blog. Whether they want healthy smiles because they want sparkling teeth, want to avoid toothaches and dental discomfort, or want to be able to chew and speak normally, we have the tips you need. Our dentist, Dr. , is happy… Read more »

Identifying the Signs of Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

When you come into Professional Dental Care, Dr. Lynn Leyde will take care of ensuring that your dental health is on track. Every checkup we set up includes a baby bottle tooth decay checkup, so you can rest easy knowing your child’s chompers are in the best shape they can be. To identify whether your… Read more »

A Loose Dental Crown Needs to Be Examined by an Experienced Dentist

Dental crown restorations are typically used to replace the enamel layer of a tooth that has been significantly compromised by a cavity or dental fracture. They are cemented onto the anchoring abutment with a very strong dental adhesive. While this creates a very strong bond, it is still possible for a hard blow to the… Read more »

Maintaining Your Toothbrush

For such a simple piece of equipment, your toothbrush has a very big job to do. Because of that, you need to make sure that it is in good working order. No, you do not need to change the sparkplugs, or update the software, but you do need to give your toothbrush a little TLC…. Read more »

Determining Whether You Have Gum Disease

Gum disease is one of the major causes of tooth breakdown. As many as 47.2 percent of U.S. adults 30 or older live with some form of periodontitis, so we’re constantly treating it in our , , office. Here are a few basics on gum disease to help you to know what you can do… Read more »

Flossing Facts

Chances are that you remember to brush your teeth twice a day, and to use mouthwash when you are done. But what about flossing? Whether you are in a rush to get out the door in the morning, or just too tired as you are heading to bed, that container of dental floss might be… Read more »

What To Do About Sensitive Teeth

If you bite into something sweet, cold or hot, and there is a sudden rush of pain, or just a different sensation, you could be suffering from sensitive teeth. You may also notice pain or sensitivity when you brush or floss. Sensitive teeth can be caused by any number of things. A cavity may be… Read more »

How Can Watching Your Diet Help Your Teeth?

Certain foods and drinks contain sugars and carbohydrates that react with the bacteria in your mouth, to create harmful acids that penetrate your tooth enamel. Even foods that contain “healthy” sugars, such as honey, can still damage your teeth. To counteract the harmful effects of these acids on your mouth, limit your sugar intake. Ideally,… Read more »

Principles Concerning Tooth Brushing for Kids

If you are looking to enhance the oral health of your child, you should remember to teach them the benefits of brushing. In their early years, they will be too young to brush their own teeth or even understand what it is for. However, if you are persistent in brushing their teeth every day, it… Read more »

Dental Veneers to Fix Your Smile

Are you seeking a solution to fix your frontal teeth? Well, look no further! Here at Dr. ’s dental office, we provide the wonderful solution of dental veneers. We can fix a chipped, misshapen, stained, or discolored tooth to give you a brighter and more confident smile. Typically made of porcelain, dental veneers cover your… Read more »