Can Poor Oral Health Increase the Risk for Heart Problems?
added on: February 12, 2019
heart health month

When it comes to dentistry and oral health, many people think of only the mouth itself. While dentistry is certainly about keeping teeth healthy and cavity-free, it’s also about caring for your gums and protecting your whole body. At our dental office in Kettering, we not only focus on treating… Read More…


Vitamins You Need for Good Oral Health
added on: January 29, 2019
vitamins in palm

Making sure you and your family get enough of the right vitamins and minerals is an important part of helping your bodies stay healthy. Your oral health is no different. Kids and adults alike need to get the recommended amount of a variety of vitamins (and minerals!) in order to… Read More…


5 Dental Myths That You Shouldn’t Believe
added on: December 28, 2018
frustrated woman

There are plenty of places to get oral health advice — our dental office in Kettering, friends or family members, and perhaps even the internet. But not all dental advice is created equal. In fact, there are several tips that we’ve heard that are just not true, some of which… Read More…


What is a Canker Sore?
added on: December 12, 2018
canker sores

While inconvenient and sometimes a little painful, canker sores are more annoying than they are concerning. But when canker sores pop up you may wonder what these ulcer-type spots actually are, what caused them in the first place, and how to treat them quickly and effectively. At our Kettering dental… Read More…


GERD & Dental Problems
added on: November 28, 2018
man wondering

Gastroesophageal reflux disease, also known as its more common and easier to pronounce acronym GERD, is an uncomfortable problem associated with digestion. But while the issue originates in the gut it can have a negative on oral health. If you suffer from GERD, our Kettering dental office has some insight… Read More…


Diabetes Awareness Month
added on: November 13, 2018
diabetic testing

November is recognized as National Diabetes Awareness Month and serves to raise awareness of diabetes, other health problems associated with the disease, and the importance of regulation. In fact, one of the little-known facts about diabetes is that it directly relates to oral health. Our dental office in Kettering wants… Read More…


These Treats Are Worse for Teeth Than Candy
added on: October 24, 2018
candy apples

When it comes to candy-filled holidays like Halloween, we usually caution our patients to enjoy sweet snacks and candy in moderation. And with good reason. It should come as no surprise that sugar is one of those things that concerns the team at our dental office in Kettering. After all,… Read More…


Is Chewing Gum Good for Teeth?
added on: October 11, 2018
woman chewing gum

Gum may be your go-to fix to temporarily get rid of bad breath. Or maybe you just like to chew gum and there’s always a pack nearby. But is this sweet treat good for your teeth and overall oral health? Our dental office in Kettering has the answer. Gum Can… Read More…


How to Stop a Toothache
added on: September 28, 2018
woman with toothache

Nobody ever wants to experience the pain and discomfort of a toothache. But the truth is, toothaches can happen to anyone, and they can come without warning. While the best way to treat a toothache is to see your dentist in Kettering as quickly as you can, there are some… Read More…


Are Gum Disease and Gingivitis the Same Thing?
added on: September 20, 2018
worrying woman

At our dental office in Kettering we’re often asked if gum disease and gingivitis are the same thing. It’s a common misconception regarding a serious disease that can have serious consequences if left untreated, and we’d like to clarify the difference. Defining Gum Disease Gum disease at its core is… Read More…


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