Why Is Fluoride So Good For Our Teeth?

Dentists make a pretty big deal about fluoride and how good it is for your teeth. Truly, fluoride is the best cavity fighter out there, helping our teeth stay healthy and strong! But how exactly does fluoride do such an awesome job at keeping our mouths cavity-free? Fluoride Prevents And Repairs Tooth Decay Bacteria that […]

Good Tooth Brushing Techniques

Brushing your teeth is an important part of your dental care routine. So let’s take a moment to go over good brushing technique. What To Avoid When Brushing Your Teeth A few of the things we should avoid when we brush our teeth includes brushing too hard, only brushing up and down or side-to-side, and […]

Are Sports And Energy Drinks Damaging Your Teeth?

Sports drinks are becoming increasingly popular, especially among young people. But did you know that these drinks can be extremely damaging to your teeth? Sports And Energy Drinks Are Highly Acidic It’s important to remember the purposes of each of these drinks so as not to consume them more often than you should. Energy drinks […]

How Much Sugar Are You Really Eating?

Modern Dentistry, fluoride treatments, and preventative care alone can’t stop tooth decay when our diets are filled with sugar. When sugar clings to teeth, bacteria feeds off of those sugars, producing an acid byproduct that wears away tooth enamel. Studies repeatedly find that as sugar consumption increases, so do cavities. The World Health Organization’s 2014 […]

Back to School Season at Canton Park Dental

Schedule Your Back to School Appointment As you get your kids ready to head back to school in a few weeks, don’t forget to add dental health to your back to school checklist. Our Canton Park Dental team is looking forward to seeing you soon. Hygiene Tips that will keep your kids’ teeth healthy during the school […]