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5 Tips to Help You Avoid The Flu
added on: November 8, 2017
couple with the flu

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the months of October and November are when influenza activity begins to increase. And although flu season doesn’t tend to peak until December through February, getting ahead of the flu and preparing yourself and your family to avoid it is… Read More…


Are Root Canals as Scary as they Sound?
added on: October 25, 2017
root canal model

Root canals have an unnecessarily bad reputation of being painful, which causes many people to be afraid of the treatment. However, the team at our dental office in Colonia wants to ease any concerns you may have about root canals and hopefully relieve any apprehension. Do Root Canals Hurt? There’s… Read More…


Top 7 Braces-Friendly Halloween Treats
added on: October 9, 2017
Halloween teens

October isn’t only when we celebrate Halloween, it’s also National Orthodontic Month. With this in mind, the team at our dental office in Colonia thought it’d be a great time to combine the two and talk a bit about which Halloween treats are safe for those with braces. Don’t worry,… Read More…


“Why Does My Tooth Hurt?”
added on: September 12, 2017
woman with tooth pain

There are plenty of reasons why a tooth may hurt. When this happens, the best thing you can do is to call your dentist in Colonia as soon as possible to determine the reason why and get treatment started quickly. However, there are a few ways you can try to… Read More…


What Your Tongue Says About Your Health
added on: June 23, 2017
woman sticking out tongue

At my dental office in Colonia, we spend a lot of time getting people to open up and say, “Ah!” It’s because your oral health can tell us a lot about what is going on in the rest of your body. Did you know that your tongue can also provide… Read More…


Negative Effects of Nail Biting
added on: May 16, 2017
young woman biting nails while studying

Nail biting is a bad habit that often begins early in life as a response to stress or boredom, or sometimes as a subconscious reaction to nervousness. While the habit tends to fade as we get older, it’s estimated that about 30% of people continue to gnaw on their nails… Read More…


“What’s it Mean When My Dentist Pokes My Gums and Says Numbers?”
added on: May 8, 2017
young lady in dental chair looking up

If you’ve ever been to your dentist in Colonia and experienced several gentle pokes to your gums followed by hearing some numbers, you’ve had what’s called a periodontal charting. This charting is helpful when evaluating overall oral health and can give your dental team some insight to a proper treatment… Read More…


Smokeless Doesn’t Mean Harmless
added on: April 21, 2017
chewing tobacco

As we near the end of April, which just so happens to be Oral Cancer Awareness Month, the team at our Colonia dental office thought we should talk a bit about the oral health concerns associated with smokeless tobacco. Some individuals may assume that since it’s smokeless, chewing tobacco isn’t… Read More…


Your Frenectomy Questions Answered
added on: April 6, 2017
frenectomy

At our dental office in Colonia, we know our patients have questions about all things related to their oral health and the appearance of their smiles. Frenectomies are no different. What exactly is a frenectomy? Why would we ever recommend one? Can it really be beneficial? Not to worry, we’re… Read More…


Words of Wisdom on Wisdom Teeth
added on: March 15, 2017
wisdom teeth

Getting your wisdom teeth taken out is such a common procedure that over 90% of Americans undergo the surgery. But why is it important that these late-blooming teeth come out? Can’t they just stay in there? Well, sometimes they can, but if it’s recommended that they be removed, it’s to… Read More…


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