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When discussing my patient’s dental health needs, it has become apparent that many people do not realize that there is a definite link between their health or lack of it, and the health of their teeth and gums. We'll go through 3 major health issues associated...

It is very important to tell your dentist you have diabetes and ask him or her to show you how to keep your teeth and gums healthy. People with diabetes get gum disease more often than people who do not have diabetes. Gum infections can make...

Whiter And Brighter Teeth Seems To Be The Rage These Days. Everyone wants the bright Hollywood look and will go to any length to achieve an attractive appearance. It is a key for many to open many social and work related doors. A youthful smile is...

It is fairly common for people to think that a toothbrush is just a toothbrush and it doesn’t matter which kind you use, but in reality each person should carefully select their toothbrush. There are many things to look for when selecting a tooth brush. What...

Prevent And Avoid Dental Emergencies That Could Ruin Your Trip Planning a vacation or trip to visit family during the holidays is exciting. You take time off from work and expect the time of your life either relaxing on the beach, adventures over-seas, or enjoying family...

Are your teeth tender? Does drinking an ice cold beverage cause dental discomfort? Or do you find yourself wincing when you brush or floss? You could have what’s known as tooth sensitivity. From acidic foods to certain toothpastes, a number of culprits could be to...

When we think about dental health, brushing, flossing and going to the dentist often come to mind. While these items certainly play a role in maintaining a healthy smile, we are still leaving one factor out: food. The foods we consume significantly influence our oral...

We get a lot of questions from our patients. So we've compiled a list of the top 5 questions we hear and answers from Dr. Burton. 1. How Often Do I Really Need To Visit The Dentist? Dentists, as a group of health care professionals concerned for...