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Gentle Dental Health Blog

A Blog from a Dentist in Carrollton

Give Thanks to Your Teeth

added on: November 22, 2017
woman expresses thanks

Every November we take an entire Thursday to give thanks, spend time with friends and family, and eat. And eat, and eat. There’s also a tradition of sharing everything that you’re appreciative of. As you go around the dinner table sharing what you’re thankful for this Thanksgiving, let our Carrollton… Read More…


5 Tips to Help You Avoid The Flu

added on: November 15, 2017
couple with the flu

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the months of October and November are when influenza activity begins to increase. And although flu season doesn’t tend to peak until December through February, getting ahead of the flu and preparing yourself and your family to avoid it is… Read More…


The Not So Scary Truth About Root Canals

added on: October 30, 2017
root canal model

So your dentist in Carrollton told you that you need a root canal. And you’re a little bit scared because, let’s face it, a root canal doesn’t sound like much fun. After all, everything you’ve ever heard about root canals make them sound painful and scary. Root canals have had… Read More…


Safest Halloween Treats for Braces

added on: October 17, 2017
Halloween teens

This Halloween season is just like any other — packed with costume preparations, decorating with ghosts and pumpkins, and preparing for a night of trick-or-treating. At our dental office in Carrollton, we love all the fun that Halloween brings to our patients and neighbors. But as you may have guessed,… Read More…


Are Your Work Habits Hurting Your Oral Health?

added on: September 26, 2017
workspace covered in snacks

Whether you work a typical 9 – 5, Monday through Friday job, or your schedule typically varies, the truth is Americans spend quite a bit of time at work each week. No matter what your job responsibilities are, several of the most common workplace habits can affect almost every type… Read More…


Top 5 Causes of Tooth Pain

added on: September 15, 2017
woman with tooth pain

We all know the feeling associated with tooth pain. You take a sip of your hot morning coffee and immediately feel a zing of pain. You clench your teeth and get a sharp jolt that makes you wince. Or perhaps you have a constant toothache that just won’t go away…. Read More…

Posted In: Oral Health

Probiotics & Oral Health

added on: August 30, 2017
woman wears probiotics tshirt

When we hear the word ‘probiotics,’ we don’t typically consider them beneficial for the mouth, but rather, the gut. While probiotics certainly have their place in digestive health, at our dental office in Carrollton, we’ve come across some research that may suggest a link between certain types of probiotics and… Read More…


Your Dental Cleaning is Much More Than Simply a Cleaning

added on: August 22, 2017
man gets dental cleaning

Twice a year (at least) you come to our dental office in Carrollton for your dental hygiene visit. During this appointment, we’re certainly focused on removing plaque, flossing diligently, and polishing your pearly whites. But what our patients may not know is that your bi-annual cleaning has a much bigger… Read More…

Posted In: Dental Hygiene