Avoid Cavities if You Can

Are you aware you should avoid cavities if you can? Yes, it’s true! Cavities pose a serious threat to your smile and oral health. In fact, cavities can cause tooth loss, which can usher in gum disease. Gum disease is dangerous because it can do a lot of damage to... Read more »

Content Smiles: Toothaches

Caring for your smile in the face of toothaches includes making sure you're always identifying signs and symptoms that they may be present. If you notice that your smile is beginning to change, or if there are abnormalities and irregularities with your teeth, it could be the sign of an... Read more »

The Benefits of Local Anesthesia

Can you imagine what it was like to get a cavity before the age of modern medicine? The stories about those days sound as if practitioners of dentistry at that time worked in a dark dungeon with medieval implements. Thank goodness we live in the 21st century where advancements in... Read more »

Dentistry FAQs: Water Flossers

In order to ensure that your smile is well cared for and cleaned every day, make sure you are brushing and flossing your teeth on a daily basis, which includes using reliable tools. In some situations, dental floss will not be able to work effectively as there may be hindrances... Read more »

Professional Whitening: The Reasons Why This Treatment is for You

Our dentist, Dr. Randal Brown, offers a professional whitening treatment at our office to help each patient achieve a smile they love. So, if you’re interested in eliminating your tooth discoloration and reaching a more beautiful smile, he encourages you to consider this treatment. There are many reasons why this... Read more »

Oral Health Advisory: Dental Erosion

Are you aware of the risk factors associated with dental erosion? Dental erosion arises from harmful acids in your mouth that begin to pool and slowly eat through your tooth enamel. If left untreated, dental erosion can lead to holes in your tooth enamel, which are known as cavities. In... Read more »

How to Have a High-Tech Oral Hygiene Routine

Do you want to “keep up with the times” and have a high-tech oral hygiene routine? If so, good for you! Technology can make oral hygiene fun and exciting. Our dentist, Dr. Randal Brown, is happy to help you have a high-tech oral hygiene routine in Strasburg, Pennsylvania, by telling... Read more »

How Should I Care for My Smile During Winter Sports?

If you play winter sports, your smile can be prone to dental issues and dental emergencies. That is, if you don’t properly care for your teeth and gums while you play. So, our dentist, Dr. Randal Brown, strongly encourages you to care for your smile while you are active. To... Read more »

A Partial Denture Needs Some Basic Oral Hygiene Care

Your new partial denture represents a removable, yet effective method for replacing the basic function of your missing teeth. It includes replicating teeth set into a pink medium that mimics the appearance of healthy gums. Even though the special materials used to create the partial denture are immune to tooth... Read more »

Dental Findings on Dental Anxiety Treatments

  Have you ever heard of dental anxiety? Dental anxiety often arises in individuals who are afraid to receive the necessary oral health care treatments or even visit their dentist office at all. This is because dental anxiety affects deep-seated fears in individuals that things will not turn out okay... Read more »