Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Summer Travels Need Your Oral Hygiene Kit

Are you ready for your summer travels? If so, did you remember your oral hygiene kit? If you forget to pack the essentials for your oral health, your smile could suffer from embarrassing effects that can show up in your pictures on your summer vacation. Our dentists, Dr. Dana Greer... Read more »

Why You Should Improve Your Smile With Orthodontics

Do you know why you should improve your teeth’s alignment? If not, we have news for you! Your oral health is important and having the proper adjustment could make a significant impact on your oral health. Luckily, our team is happy to explain the benefits of orthodontic treatments. Our dentists,... Read more »

Teaching Tooth Care Through the Tender Years

Differing dental care is needed as your body, mouth and teeth age. Consider these factors as you think about your routine oral hygiene habits. Below are some tips to teach yourself and your kids. Baby Gums and Infant Teeth Since you aren't born with anything in your mouth but those... Read more »

Talking Teeth: Anatomy of a Tooth

We’re beginning an educational series about the basics of oral health. Here is part one on the anatomy of your teeth. Take a look, and let us know if there are any topics you’d like us to cover. Crown: Cresting the gum line in your mouth are 32 beautiful teeth... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Gentle Touch Family Dentistry, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry... Read more »