A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Smile

The complex device that is your body can be influenced by many factors, including your diet. It can not only have an effect on your physical health, but your dental health, as well. Dr. Carrie Sessom advocates giving fastidious consideration to the foods you eat and drinks you consume as... Read more »

How Dental Crowns Can Adorn Your Teeth

Do you know the virtues of the crown – the dental crown, that is? Did you know that a successful dental crown can stay strong for many decades before needing to be repaired or replaced? Well, it’s true! Dental crowns work by adorning a damaged tooth to protect it from... Read more »

The Connection Between Diabetes and Gum Disease

Studies show there is a link between blood sugar control and gum disease. How does this work and what can you do about it? It is a fact of life that your mouth will be a hotel for bad bacteria. However, if you are vigilant, you can decide how many,... Read more »

Tips on How to Have a Stunning Smile for Picture Day at School

Picture day at school is a very important day. Not only will your picture fill a spot in the yearbook, but it will also fill a spot on the wall at your house for everyone to see. This means it’s important to have the most beautiful smile possible so you... Read more »

Avoid These Habits at Work if You Want a Successful Oral Health

Unfortunately, there are things at work that can harm your smile. These things could be habits or even just forgetting to do something. If you’re not careful, your teeth and gums could suffer the consequences. So, if you want a successful oral health, it’s important to avoid these habits while... Read more »

The Benefits of Flossing

Sometimes flossing seems like a troubling task that you would rather not do, right? Well, unfortunately, you’re not alone. Many people skip their flossing routines because they would much rather brush. This can be extremely damaging for the smile and oral health, especially because flossing is vital. So, please do... Read more »

Choose the Best Toothpaste for Your Kid

Toothpaste is a great tool that can help you have strong and healthy teeth and gums. However, that’s only the case if you have the right toothpaste for your smile. The same goes for your child. To help you select the best toothpaste for your child’s little chompers, our dentist,... Read more »

Dental Sealants Can Be Applied Following Your Routine Dental Checkup

The American Dental Association recommends having a dental checkup performed twice each year. This simple appointment will clean and polish your teeth to help prevent cavities and periodontal health problems. Dr. Carrie Sessom will then examine your mouth for any signs of tooth decay, gum disease, or other oral health... Read more »

Bruxism and Why It Needs to Be Treated

  Are you suffering from bruxism while you sleep? Bruxism is an oral health condition that is most often classified as a sleep disorder where a person grinds and gnashes their teeth while they sleep. Although the ailment can take place while a victim is awake, sleep bruxism is the... Read more »

How Do Colds and the Flu Impact Your Dental Health?

Are you aware that during the cold and flu season, you must take extra care of your teeth and gums to prevent additional damage from occurring? Have you ever wondered how colds and the flu impact your dental health? For more information about your oral health care during cold and... Read more »