Take Care of Your Holiday Smile

The holidays can get busy, and they are coming fast! Make sure you are following these guidelines to make sure you have a happy and tooth-healthy holiday season. Brush: Brush your teeth twice a day, for 2 minutes each session. Use a soft-bristled toothbrush; replace the brush every 3-4 months. If your family hasn’t replaced toothbrushes in a while, consider... read more »

Summer Cavity Prevention

Summer is fantastic, and you don’t want to throw a wrench in it by getting a cavity! Here are some tips to remember to keep your smile sunny and bright. Two by Two: We all know to brush our teeth, but did you know it is recommended to brush twice a day, for two minutes each session? 2x2. Easy enough... read more »

Gum Recession: The Causes

What have you heard about gum recession? Sadly, gum recession can be a fairly serious issue that you could have to deal with. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to deal with gum recession. In fact, there are many symptoms you should be able to recognize from your own home. If you are suffering from swollen, painful, or tender... read more »

Gum Care 101

Your gums are very important aspects of your smile. In fact, they’re so important that if they become infected or damaged, your entire oral health could be in trouble. So, it’s very important that you take good care of your gums each day. To help you do so, our Barry Family Dental team encourages you to do the following things... read more »