What Is Pregnancy Gingivitis?

Were you aware that pregnant women are perhaps more vulnerable to gum disease and tooth breakdown? Luckily, with a small amount of aid from our team, you can keep your mouth clean even during pregnancy. Here's a tiny bit of information on gingivitis and why it occurs in pregnant women so often; we really hope that you enjoy it and... 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 »

Periodontal Disease Threatens the Oral Health of Millions of Americans

Periodontal disease is a technical term used to describe the chronic inflammation or infection of gum tissues. Every year this preventable condition afflicts the oral health of millions of Americans. In fact, the American Dental Association estimates that nearly half of people age 30 and older have some form of periodontal disease. At the same time, the Centers for Disease... read more »