Can You Use Mouthwash Instead of Flossing?

Do you floss or rinse? One kills the germs in your mouth (alcohol), the other removes them (floss). But do both need to be apart of your four minute-a-day oral hygiene routine? Pros of Mouthwash Mouthwash comes in two categories,… Continue Reading →

How to Whiten Your Teeth Naturally

Want to wear white after Labor Day? It may be against the fashion rules, but it isn’t a problem in the dental world! Add these few fruits and vegetable options for your Labor Day weekend festivities — you can thank… Continue Reading →

Tips For Buying Your Child’s First Toothbrush

It’s important to teach your child to brush their teeth twice a day for two minutes a day. But parents end up jumping the gun if their little ones don’t even have the tools to properly take care of their… Continue Reading →

Does The Sun Affect My Child’s Teeth?

Can you actually get sunburn on your teeth? We all know how harmful the sun’s rays can be on our skin, and even our lips. But in fact, a healthy amount of Vitamin D is actually good for your teeth,… Continue Reading →

4 Tips For Braces And Summer Barbecues

Your friends and family are over, there’s plenty of ice in the cooler, and you’re prepping the grill for a delicious BBQ meal. While this may be your twentieth barbecue of the season (which is certainly not a bad thing),… Continue Reading →

Sink Your Teeth Into Shark Week

Only a few short days left until we all dive into the deep blue sea — from the comfort of our living rooms that is! Discovery Channel’s Shark Week is back! And to get us ready, we wanted to share… Continue Reading →

Fourth Of July Presidential Tooth Facts

You may remember our presidents’ smiles from photos in your textbook, but do you know the stories behind them? The Truth About George Washington’s Teeth. While it’s true that George Washington wore dentures, they were never wooden (despite popular belief)…. Continue Reading →

Keep Your Teeth Healthy This Fourth Of July

Fourth of July weekend is here! Which means it’s finally time for some patriotic fun and celebratory cookouts! Here are four tooth-friendly tips so your holiday doesn’t get missed by a tooth chip. 1. Stay Hydrated. Enjoying a glass of… Continue Reading →

Where To Go To Enjoy A Family Picnic On Long Island

Sure, we may celebrate Fourth of July with fireworks. But, there are other ways to enjoy our nations birthday – for instance, enjoying a nice picnic! Whether you want to hang out by the beach or in a park, there… Continue Reading →

Your Summer Smile Questions, Answered

Summer is finally here! For many people the summer season is filled with vacations, sports games, and days spent at the beach. But, now that your little one has braces, it’s important to take some precautions before you have too… Continue Reading →

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