Delicious Recipes for Fall Gatherings

Personal Care Dentistry Team Provides Some of Their Favorite Fall Recipes Guaranteed to Warm You Up Wild Bill’s World-Famous Indiana Red Chili with an Attitude From Nancy L., Dental Assistant ¼ cup canola oil 2 ½ pounds coarse-ground chuck 1 ¼ pounds round steak, cut into ½ inch thick dice ¼ cup hot chili powder…

Are All Power Toothbrush Heads Created Equal? No!

Research Study Finds Up to 3,000 Times the Bacterial Growth on One Type of Power Toothbrush Head A recent study by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Dentistry found that solid-head power toothbrushes retain less bacteria compared to hollow-head toothbrushes. In fact, the lead author of the…

State of the Art Quality

3-D Imaging Boasts Many Benefits  for Personal Care Dentistry Patients We live in a fast-paced and busy world where much focus has been put onto our personal health.  It’s not just about what we consume and how much we exercise, but the other choices we make regarding our health.  Radiation and its’ effects on our…

Your Child’s First Dental Visit

What to Expect and How To Prepare Your Child for That First Visit There can be a lot of fear and anxiety involved in a patient’s first dental visit – especially if they are a young child. The American Dental Association recommends a child’s first visit be at the age of 1. You may be…

How Can You Maintain Good Oral Health?

Visiting Your Dentist Regularly is a Necessity If You’re Serious About Your Oral Health Maintaining good oral health on your own is not enough to avoid all dental problems. It is recommended that you visit your dentist once every six months. Just because your teeth appear clean doesn’t mean there aren’t problems beneath the surface.…

Is Sugar the Only Food That Causes Cavities?

All Carbohydrates Can Impact Oral Health Many people assume that only sugar causes cavities. Reduce or eliminate sugar from your diet, and you are safe from cavities. That’s actually not correct. You see, cavities occur as a result of tooth decay, and tooth decay occurs when foods containing carbohydrates (sugars and starches) such as breads,…

The Top 10 Foods for Your Teeth

Eating the Right Foods Can Build a Good Foundation Did you know that eating the right foods can do as much good for you as regular brushing and flossing? Did you realize that some food and drink will not only help keep your teeth in shape, but also feed them, too? Don’t forget, our teeth…