What Do I Do About My Wisdom Teeth?

A group of female friends sitting on the beach discussing what their Hot Springs, Arkansas dentist told them about wisdom teeth.

“People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.”Quotation attributed to Eleanor Roosevelt’s wisdom teeth If your wisdom teeth can offer insight like that, why would you ever have them removed? Most likely, you or someone you know has had them removed. It turns out there’s a […]

Leave No Tooth Behind

A man in the wild remembering what his Hot Springs, Arkansas, dentist told him about how to keep teeth clean.

Have you ever watched shows likeLost or movies likeCast Away and wonder how the teeth of these people must feel like after an extended stay on a remote island? Fortunately, there are a few things they (or you, if you go camping or get stranded) can do to help maintain a healthy smile when you […]

Avoid Bad Breath for Good

A business woman learns from her Hot Springs, Arkansas dentist how to get rid of bad breath.

In almost every social situation, there is one thing most people are concerned about: halitosis, better known as bad breath. It can be embarrassing for you, uncomfortable to other people, and potentially a deal breaker for a job interview or date. To make it even more difficult to manage, our bodies have a great way […]

What is The Best Dental Routine

A smiling couple with an apparently great dental routine.

You hear advice everywhere you go.Brush and floss daily. Use mouthwash to fight bad breath. One out of every four dentists recommends using a Waterpik. Dental health is very important, and as a consumer, there are a ton of options to pick from. To help make your dental hygiene routine easier, we’re going to cut […]

Conquer Toothaches Once and For All

A man holding his mouth in pain.

There is nothing worse than feeling the pain of a toothache creep into your mouth. In honor of National Toothache Day (February 9th), let us delve into toothache symptoms, what it could mean, and some things you can do to help with pain, as well as prevent toothaches from happening. Symptoms Since a toothache is […]

Debunking Dental Myths

Photo The Thinker Statue thinking about popular dental myths

When you think about myths, chances are your first reaction is to think about the classics—Greek myths with monsters and gods, classic American myths like Paul Bunyan or Rip Van Winkle, or maybe even urban legends. Historically, myths helped our ancestors make sense of the world and explain why they thought and acted the way […]

Tooth Sensitivity to Cold

Man holding his mouth in pain waiting to see his Hot Springs AZ dentist.

Ouch! Maybe it’s a fresh smoothie, a spoonful of ice cream, or even just a sip of ice water—but there it is, throbbing tooth pain. There are many reasons why you might be experiencing tooth sensitivity to cold. Fortunately, you can take several steps to remedy this yourself, including checking with your dentist. Other symptoms […]