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What Is a Cavity?


A cavity is the unfortunate result of tooth decay. Tooth decay is largely due to the foods and beverages one consumes as well as one’s oral health regimen. Exposure to fluoride in toothpaste and tap water along with genetics also […] Continue Reading


Should I Brush or Floss my Teeth First?


People often wonder if they should brush, floss or rinse first. This is a perfectly legitimate question that plenty of dentists do not address for varying reasons. In fact, some dentists do not have an opinion as to whether the […] Continue Reading


5 Tips For Brushing and Flossing Your Teeth From Rivers Family Dentistry


Brushing and flossing should be a part of your everyday routine, that includes brushing twice a day and flossing once a day. Taking good care of your oral health is absolutely essential to your overall good health and is unquestionably […] Continue Reading


How Is TMJ Treated?


TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint disorder, which for the most part means that someone’s jaw is out of alignment. When a jaw is not in its proper alignment there are going to be repercussions, which can vary from mild to […] Continue Reading


Nutritional Counseling for Oral Health


Oral health partially hinges one’s willingness to clean his teeth on a regular basis. However, one’s nutrition and use of tobacco and/or alcohol also play a role in oral health. Oral health experts are on-hand to provide nutritional counseling for […] Continue Reading


What Happens During an Oral Cancer Screening?


An oral cancer screening is a visual and physical examination of the oral cavity as well as connecting tissues. The purpose of the screening is to identify signs or issues that can lead to cancer. The screening can also reassure […] Continue Reading


Spooky and Healthy Halloween Tips from Your Bryan Kid’s Dentist


As a neighborhood kids‘ dentist, we enjoy treating our little patients. It is important to us that we help them to stay in good oral health to avoid cavities and toothaches. Being a kid should be full of good times, […] Continue Reading


Find a Dentist to Examine Your Teeth For Signs of Bruxism


When looking to find a dentist, we recommend that you visit our office and have your teeth checked for signs of bruxism. If you have not heard of this technical term, it is when people grind or clench their teeth […] Continue Reading


We Are the Right Family Dentist for Keeping Your Family in Excellent Health


When you select a new family dentist, it is important to visit one that is passionate about oral health. Our priority is the oral health of you and your family. We offer a wide range of procedures to help a […] Continue Reading


Why Dentures Are Preferred by Seniors and Their Caregivers


With people losing an adult tooth, dentures are an excellent replacement option. In the past, it was common for people to lose all of their teeth with age. For centuries, there was always some variation of replacement teeth but they […] Continue Reading