Dentist Grand Rapids MI

Can Exercise Damage Your Teeth?

Can Exercise Damage Your Teeth? Exercise is important to good health, but can it have a detrimental effect on our teeth? Studies have shown that exercise and fitness habits can result in an increase in dental decay and tooth erosion. Exercise can impact our oral health in many ways, including: Decreased Saliva Flow: Breathing heavily …

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What to Expect at Your Child’s Dental Appointment

What to Expect at Your Child’s Dental Appointment The American Dental Association recommends all patients to schedule routine six-month check-up exams. This is particularly important for growing children. At your visit, we will screen your child’s mouth for tooth decay and gum disease. Regular professional dental cleanings are essential for a healthy mouth. During your …

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Look 10 Years Younger

Look 10 Years Younger Your smile is one of the first things a person will notice when you meet.  If you would like to improve your smile with a simple procedure, teeth whitening may be a great option for you, especially if you have stained, dull or discolored teeth. Our dental office is providing teeth …

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To Floss or Not to Floss?

To Floss or Not to Floss? By now, you have likely seen news reports questioning whether flossing is necessary for your oral health.  We want to answer your question right away with an absolute YES. Cleaning between your teeth is an essential part of caring for your teeth and gums.    Whether you use traditional string dental floss, …

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