The Flossing Quiz

If you think you know all there is to know about flossing, then our dentists encourage you to take our flossing quiz. The more you know about flossing, the better chance you have of performing a top-of-the-line flossing technique. So, find out if you really do know all there is... Read more »

Keeping Your Smile in Tip-Top Shape During Softball Season

Whether you believe it or not, your smile could be in danger this softball season. In fact, you could increase your chances of having dental issues as you sit in the dugout, swing the bat and catch softballs. Our dentists, Dr. Destiny Rockwood and associates, cares for your smile and... Read more »

Tooth Erosion Prevention For Your Smile

Tooth erosion no fun! It can be painful, lead to lasting damage, and can even lead to tooth failure. Follow these steps to prevent cavities in your smile!   Brush Your Teeth: Brush your teeth for 2 minutes, twice a day. Use a very soft-bristled toothbrush, to prevent damage to... Read more »

Tips for Properly Cleaning Your Smile Every Morning and Night

It’s very important to keep up on oral hygiene, especially because oral hygiene can help you have the strong and healthy smile you deserve. However, your oral hygiene routine won’t be as effective as you need it to be if you don’t do the proper things. So, our dentist, Dr.... Read more »

Strong Tooth Enamel Contributes to Healthy Teeth

Tooth enamel plays a critical role in the basic function of your teeth. Not only does it make your teeth hard enough to handle biting and chewing food, it also protects the sensitive dentin, pulp, and other core structures within the tooth. If you struggle to brush your teeth twice... Read more »

Important Dental Insight on Halitosis Prevention

  Be aware that bad breath can arise at any time. Bad breath is often a sign of a serious oral ailment, or it can also be something as simple as the food you're eating. In some cases, plaque buildup in your mouth can contain bacteria that produce the foul... Read more »

When to Restore Your Tooth With a Dental Crown

If you’re interested in knowing if a dental crown restoration is right for you and your smile, then our dentist, Dr. Destiny Rockwood, is more than happy to help you. Fortunately, dental crowns can be beneficial in many situations. Those situations are: -When you need to protect a weak tooth... Read more »

Oral Health Care Fundamentals: Dental Anxiety

Many individuals often neglect their oral health care duties due to fears and concerns about visiting their dentist. Dental anxiety is an extremely common condition in which individuals feel overwhelming stress or anxiety due to visiting their dentist and receiving oral health care treatments. Fortunately, it can be treated. Always... Read more »

Teeth: Difficulties in Teenage Years

Teenage life is full of changes. Teenage oral health is no exception! Not only is this the time when the wisdom teeth--the last of the permanent teeth--grow in, but it is also when a number of social risks are introduced into a person’s life. Frankly, wisdom teeth don’t often do... Read more »

Candy Plans for Halloween and Beyond

Is your smile prepared for the Halloween season? Have you crafted a candy plan to make sure your Halloween will go off without a hitch with your oral health care? If not, it is not too late to begin to establish plans and guidelines to follow to ensure your smile... Read more »