How Dental Health Impacts The Rest Of Your Body

close up of a smiling mouth at the dentist

Did you know that harmful bacteria in your mouth can affect other parts of your body? Dentists do more than give you a pearly white smile—they also help prevent health conditions that result from poor oral health.  All of the systems, organs, and tissues in our body work together. They aren’t isolated from each other—they’re all interconnected. If you have … Read More

Coping With Dental Anxiety

child sitting in the dental chair

If you feel a bit nervous at the dentist’s office, you’re not the only one; that’s how many patients feel before a dental procedure. But what if your anxiety interferes with your ability to take care of your teeth? Dental anxiety does more than cause mental distress—it also leads to poorer oral health. Many patients avoid dental treatment for fear … Read More