Dentistry throughout the Ages

The dental profession may be older than you believe. In fact, archeologists discovered a 14,000 year old ancient infected tooth that contained remnants of a dental cleaning with flint tools. The first written text we know that mentions dentistry is from 5000 BC; a Sumerian manuscript describes “tooth worms” as the origin of dental decay. Believe it or not, this... read more »

What Makes a Good Child’s Toothpaste?

Did you know that you should start taking care of your child’s oral heath even before their first tooth comes in? That includes brushing their teeth. But with all of the toothpaste options available for your child, how do you make the best choice? When you visit the store for toothpaste, you may be looking for something specific. Maybe you’re... read more »