A perfect solution to a brighter smile: kOR whitening

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A storybook wedding, an important job interview, a graduation, or easing a lifetime of embarrassment… patients often have a special reason for whitening their teeth. That’s why we developed a full line of KöR Whitening systems using our proprietary Dual-Activated™, Tri-Barrel Hydremide® Peroxide formulation and delivery system. And why KöR Whitening is the first and…

Oral DNA Testing

Oral DNA Testing: How It’s Solving Mysteries and Saving Teeth Remember the game Clue? Using the process of elimination, players would attempt to determine who the murderer was, what weapon they used, and which room the crime was committed in. Until recently, dentists have had to use similar guesswork in order to diagnose periodontal disease.…

How to Relax at the Dentist

When was your last dentist appointment? How many times has anxiety forced you to reschedule? Know that you are not alone. Many people experience Dentist Anxiety and have fears about visiting the dentist, but Restorative Dental can help. We understand your concerns and want you to know that visiting the dentist doesn’t have to be scary.…

Eat Your Way to a Whiter & Brighter Smile!

Are you searching for the secret to a whiter smile? What if we told you… the answer was in your kitchen? We oftentimes find ourselves stuck, pondering the endless variety of teeth whiteners and quick ­fix toothpastes in our convenient store’s hygiene aisle. But what if we told you that the answer is actually not where you think…

The Spooky Stats About Halloween Candy & Oral Health!

Halloween is this week and while some of you parents may hope to steer clear of the candy overload it can be impossible for your children to avoid all the candy around this time of year. The old saying that “candy will rot your teeth” can be true, but there are also some sweet treats…

Get Your Smile On!

Smile today and we guarantee you will be in a better mood.  Even if you have no reason, smile because it’s World Smile Day! World Smile Day is the brainchild of world-renowned commercial artist Harvey Ball. Harvey is the creator of the ever-popular Smiley Face that has become a mainstream symbol used all over the…

Tooth Sensitivity

Can you bite into an ice cream cone or drink a cold beverage without pain?  If so, you’re lucky.  If not, you’re probably one of a great percentage of people who suffer from tooth sensitivity. What causes tooth sensitivity?  Nerve endings that reach from the center of the tooth into the outer layers aren’t being…

Teeth Brushing Tips for Kids

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Teeth Brushing Tips for Kids “As parents ourselves we understand that getting kids to brush their teeth is tantamount in good oral health presently and in the future”, says Dr. Sandberg.  As parents, how do we expect kids to do what we say when they don’t see us doing it yourself? Are you brushing for…

Invisalign® vs Braces

Invisalign® vs Braces By now you’ve probably heard about or seen someone wearing the new clear plastic aligners called Invisalign®.  You may be wondering if they might be right for you.  Most people who need braces hesitate because of the “look” of the metal braces and are now thinking about the clear plastic, almost unnoticeable…

Which Toothpaste?

As you travel through the toothpaste aisle, you’re probably bombarded by all the claims of the many different toothpaste brands like “Whitens Your Smile”, “Prevents Tooth Decay”, or “Freshens Your Breathe As It Cleans”. And you’re probably wondering if one toothpaste is better than the next. Here is one important label to search for on…