See What You Know About Toothbrushes by Taking This Test

In order to properly and effectively brush your teeth, you need to know all about toothbrushes. This is because the knowledge can help you choose and use the best and right product for your smile. If you use the wrong tools, you can damage your teeth and gums. So, we encourage you to test your toothbrush knowledge today by taking... read more »

Choosing Good Toothpaste

Believe it or not, but the toothpaste you choose to use can have a big impact on your oral health. Using toothpaste that's not approved by the American Dental Association, or using a toothpaste with less-than-ideal ingredients can actually harm your oral health. So let's take a few minutes to see what Dr. Brett McCown here at Tier One Dental... read more »

Daily Toothbrush Care

As you care for your teeth and gums by brushing and flossing daily, you will also want to take good care of your toothbrush. You can throw away used dental floss and spit out your mouth rinse, but you want to preserve your toothbrush which can last up to three or four months with proper care. Following are some tips the American Dental... read more »

What is Your Flossing Style?

If you value anything your dentist tells you, pay extra attention to the flossing part of your daily tooth care. Don’t kid yourself by thinking it is any less valuable then brushing after every meal! Flossing helps you clean the spaces in between your teeth that harbor bacteria and food particles where your toothbrush just can’t reach. This not only... read more »

Back-to-School Dental Checklist

As you get ready to go back to school, don’t forget about your back-to-school dental checklist! When you complete your back-to-school dental checklist, you will attend school with a strong and healthy smile! 1. Schedule your six month dental appointments. It is strongly recommended that you visit your dentist every six months for a routine dental checkup. These checkups are... read more »