It’s with great joy that Dr. Saylor and his staff are able to welcome patients back for regular dental appointments beginning on May 11. We hope that you are smiling through these difficult times and are eager to see you and address your dental needs. Over the last several weeks, we have seen patients for […]
Brushing your teeth is a vital part of your oral hygiene. But brushing too hard, or not enough, can have major implications on your oral health. To reap the benefits of daily brushing, it’s important to do so correctly. Below are 10 mistakes people make when brushing their teeth. 1. Brushing Too Hard. This is […]
Getting your teeth cleaned is one of the most important steps you can take in protecting your oral health. It’s recommended that most patients visit their dentist’s office every six months for routine oral exams and dental cleanings, although in certain cases, like when a patient has periodontal disease, more frequent visits may be necessary. […]
When choosing a dentist, patients often look at things like price, reviews and referrals when deciding on a provider. They look for someone who is in network and highly-rated, or someone who has been recommended by a friend. While these are all good things, there is an additional factor I believe people should consider – […]
If there is one secret to keeping your teeth healthy, it is regular preventative checkups with your dentist. Only about 30% of the population visits their dentist for preventative treatment, which is low considering the benefits of staying on top of your dental health.
Patients often ask me “why do my teeth hurt?” Well, this depends on the type of pain you are feeling. There are many different causes of tooth pain, from an exposed root or tooth infection, to chipped enamel or wisdom tooth infection. Identifying the cause of the tooth pain begins with understanding the different types […]