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Keep Your Tongue Healthy, Too!

We usually talk a lot about tooth health, proper oral hygiene, and how important it is to take care of your teeth. However, all of us at our dental office in Woodbury want to take this opportunity to talk about an often forgotten part of your overall oral health. Your tongue.

Is Your Pregnancy Affecting Your Teeth?

Your body endures a lot of changes during pregnancy. Your feet may swell, you may be sore in strange or new places, and your teeth may decay. It’s true, your teeth are not one of the more popular concerns during pregnancy but at our dental office in Woodbury, we’re here to tell you they should… Read more »

Dental Care for Pets — Yes, It’s That Important

Dental Care for Pets — Yes, It’s That Important While we’re in the business of taking care of humans’ smiles, we have a soft spot for our furry loved ones. That’s why at our dental office in Woodbury, we wanted to give our pets some love and talk about the importance of proper dental care… Read more »

Don’t Let Your Teeth Steal Your Vacation Days

Don’t Let Your Teeth Steal Your Vacation Days You work hard, and you deserve the right to play hard too. That’s the whole reason for vacation days. But too often, vacation days are used for something other than fun times with the family. In fact, 164 million work hours are lost each year because of… Read more »

Top 3 Things You Don’t Know About Spit

When you think of spit, do you think of bad manners, gross droplets on the sidewalk, or even worse, a bottle full of chewing tobacco saliva? Most people think of spit as something pretty gross and detestable. However, at our dental office in Woodbury, we think spit is pretty neat, and we’d like to tell… Read more »

Top 5 Most Dangerous Dental Habits

Your oral health care routine is spot on: You brush twice a day, you floss at least once a day, and you maintain regular visits to our dental office in Woodbury. So why are you still at risk for tooth damage? Many of us have some dangerous dental habits that could lead to serious damage…. Read more »

The Importance of Dental Care for Seniors

A healthy mouth often leads to a healthy body. This is a fact that doesn’t disappear with age. In fact, as we age, dental care becomes a more critical part of our overall health. At our dental office in Woodbury, some of the most special smiles we care for belong to seniors, and we’re always… Read more »

The Sun and Oral Health Connection

Our old friend the sun has a bad habit of disappearing quite often during the winter months. During the few hours of daylight we do have, it’s usually too cold to go sit outside and soak up some rays, or we’re all stuck indoors at work. When the sun decides to hibernate during the winter,… Read more »

How to Deal with Hot/Cold Sensitivity

Do you suffer from sharp zings of pain while trying to enjoy your favorite hot or cold foods? Perhaps during a spoonful of yummy ice cream or a sip of comforting hot tea, all of the sudden, it’s less about “Yum!” and more about “Ouch!” If your teeth are keeping you from the hot or… Read more »

5 Reasons Biting Your Nails is Bad for Your Teeth

It’s estimated that nearly half of all humans bite their nails. Usually attributed to nervousness, stress, or boredom, nail biting could even be a result of genetics. However, no matter your reason for biting your nails, we at our dental office in Woodbury, want to give you five reasons it’s bad for your smile and… Read more »