A lot of people rinse their mouth out thoroughly just after brushing their teeth. But is that the best thing to do? Or are you lessening the effectiveness of your toothpaste by rinsing? Read our blog post where we answer that question, and review best practices for brushing your teeth.
Posts in the Dental Tips category:
What Causes Tooth Discoloration?
Tooth discoloration can do a lot to dull your smile—sapping your overall self confidence. Read out blog post for a look at the most common causes of tooth discoloration. Contact us for options to whiten and brighten your smile!
How to Alleviate Kids’ Dental Anxiety
If your child struggles with dental anxiety, check out our blog post for tips to help them feel less worried about visiting the dentist. Here at our Cary dental office, we treat patients of all ages. Contact us to schedule your child’s next checkup and cleaning!
How Can I Help My Parents with Oral Care?
Proper oral hygiene is essential no matter your age. Read our blog post to learn about how you can help your parents maintain great oral health as they get older. Treat Mom and Dad to a dental checkup this Mother’s and Father’s Day. Contact our office to schedule their appointments!
Choosing the Right Cosmetic Dentist
A cosmetic dentist can help you get the smile you’ve always dreamed of having. Read our blog post to learn how to choose the right one.
Avoiding Dental Emergencies During the Holidays
Holidays bring many things we love – spending time with loved ones, sweet treats, and (hopefully!) some time off from work. However, the holidays are also responsible for some less positive things. Believe it or not, overindulgence and recklessness during the holidays causes a spike in dental emergencies. At Parkside Family Dental, we want our […]
Getting Your Kids to Brush & Floss on Their Own
Learning how to brush and floss on their own is a big step for your child. If it seems like your kid needs a little bit of a push to become independent with their at-home dental care, consider trying one of these strategies. Choose Their Own Supplies The simple act of letting your child choose […]
Dangerous Activities for Your Teeth
At Parkside Family Dental, we want you to have the strongest, healthiest teeth you can. Teeth are more vulnerable than you may think, and several everyday activities can put your smile at risk. Making a few small changes could go a long way to protecting your teeth! Drinking Acidic Beverages It’s no surprise that soda, […]
Carolina BBQ: Good for Teeth?
When you’re ready to eat some true Southern cuisine, we bet you’re thinking barbecue! Tender, smoky perfection with the tangy sweetness of sauce you’re accustomed to here in North Carolina is truly the answer. Did you know it could be the answer for your teeth, too? Pork or Beef Barbecue? We know Carolina is famous […]
Great Dental Stocking Stuffers!
Hung by the chimney with care, stockings are the perfect place to share a wide variety of gifts with your family. Your loved ones will delight in the treasures you’ve found—from whimsical to useful. At Parkside Family Dental, we know that no stocking is complete without the season’s coolest toothpaste. Help Santa give the gift […]