Interesting Dental Facts Q&A

We believe knowledge is power, and gaining knowledge starts with asking questions. Sometimes people are hesitant to ask the silly questions, but don’t worry — you aren’t the only one wondering! Below are some of the most frequently asked questions professional come across in the field. We’ve paired our answers with some interesting dental facts… Read more »

Night time Oral Care: Don’t Forget to Brush!

Tips Night time Oral Care You’ve probably heard that you should brush your teeth at least twice a day and floss, but did you know you need to take care of your teeth at night time, too? Brushing and flossing daily/nightly removes plaque while it’s still soft so that it won’t harden into tartar. Once… Read more »

The Importance of Saliva

Saliva, Why is it so Important? The best defense for oral health is actually your Saliva. The production of saliva in your mouth naturally strengthens and cleanses teeth with the production of minerals (calcium & phosphorus) it contains. It also fights against common germs, balances the acidity in your mouth and keeps it in an… Read more »

StemSave™

Stem Cell Recovery StemSave™ stem cell banking offers you and your family a unique stem cell recovery and cryopreservation service, in the event of future injury or disease. Stem cells are unique because they drive the natural healing process throughout your body. For instance, stem cells are different from other cells in the body because… Read more »

Invisalign at a Glance

   Welcome to our Invisalign Campaign quick-look. We’ve created this pamphlet for those interested in an alternative to metal braces. Check out the each link to find out more detailed information. What is Invisalign and how does it work? The Invisalign System is a series of clear orthodontic appliances, called aligners that allow you to… Read more »

Electric Toothbrush vs. Manual | What You Want to Know

A Look Into the Benefits of Electric & Manual Toothbrushes   In order to keep our oral health at the top of its game, we need to use the top tools. A long standing debate has been whether or not an electric toothbrush is more efficient than manual. It has been proven that electric toothbrushes… Read more »

May Newsletter | Dental Veneers

Dental Veneers At the Smile Institute we care about providing our patients with the smile they deserve. One of our favorite treatments is outfitting patients with porcelain veneers; it’s amazing to see the complete makeover that they can provide. Because we have our own dental lab we can provide you with porcelain veneers quickly and conveniently. Take… Read more »

Can I Still Play Sports While Wearing Dental Braces?

Summer is approaching and with it comes a plethora of outdoor activities, including sports. If you wear dental braces, there are certain precautions you should take. Conventional dental braces can poke and scratch at the inside of your mouth. They can also sustain damage during sports or direct contact activities. But that doesn’t mean you… Read more »