Everyday Habits That Harm Teeth

Our teeth are prominent and often taken for granted. As adults, if we lose a tooth, it will not grow back, making it essential to take care of them each day in our life. Taking care of our teeth goes beyond brushing and flossing each day. For example, there are daily habits we may participate in that can also place... read more »

Tips for Preventing the Progression of Gum Recession

Gum recession is a condition that involves your gums being so irritated that they shrivel up and move away from the base of the teeth. This exposes the tooth roots, causes an unattractive smile, and even compromises the jawbone (if it gets bad enough). Typically, brushing too hard, plaque buildup, and the wrong oral hygiene tools can cause this condition.... read more »

Outlining the Basics of Jaw Pain

Are you currently suffering from jaw and facial pain? If so, it is important to have it treated by your dentist immediately. If left untreated, it can cause serious oral ailments within your body. In addition, it can lead to debilitating pain within your facial area in numerous places. Thus, it is important to always visit your dentist if any... read more »

Why You Should Help Your Smile With Dental Sealants

Our Dentist, Dr. Sarah Frye, is happy to offer dental sealants at Frye Dental Care. Dental sealants are thin shells that are placed over the teeth to keep them in tip-top shape. There are many benefits to dental sealants, which is why they recommends them often. To help you know more, they is happy to list the benefits, which are:... read more »

A Secret to Oral Health Success: Dental Floss

  Are you aware of how important flossing is for your smile? If you don't already know, dental floss is extremely important for cleaning between teeth and areas that brushing alone cannot reach. Only by using interdental cleaning tools such as dental floss or a water flosser can you adequately clean between teeth and wash out food debris and plaque... read more »

How Your Dentist Detects Tooth Decay

Have you ever had your dentist, Dr. Sarah Frye, tell you that you have a cavity? If so, you might be wondering how they can tell, especially if the cavity is within the tooth and difficult to see with the naked eye. To help you understand the diagnosis process with a cavity, our dental team is happy to give you... read more »

Oral Health Care Tips for Halloween

The best way to prepare your teeth and gums for the upcoming Halloween season is to set forth an effective candy plan. A candy plan features techniques and methods to improve your oral health care, regular visits to your dentist, and a prevention checklist of products to exercise caution with or avoid altogether. With Halloween, it is important always to... read more »

The Best Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay and Gum Disease

You deserve a top-notch smile, which is why our dentist, Dr. Sarah Frye, strongly encourages you to do all you can to prevent tooth decay and gum disease. These major dental issues develop when plaque, bacteria, and tartar attack the teeth and gums and destroy the oral health. So, it’s best to prevent them as much as possible. To help... read more »

How to Help an Injured Lip

Sometimes a fall or blow to the face could cause a lip injury. This might create stress and worry, especially because lip injuries tend to bleed quite a bit. However, there are ways you can get through this situation and help your lip. Don’t forget to keep a cool head. That will help you the most. Then, our dentist, Dr.... read more »