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What All Seniors Need to Know About Their Oral Health

added on: June 28, 2018
older gentleman

Getting older is a natural part of life, and as we age our healthcare needs tend to change. Oral health is no different. Our dental office in Dayton is committed to protecting smiles through every stage of life, and this month we want to dedicate our blog to the seniors… Read More…


Looking for Migraine Relief? Consider Seeing Your Dentist

added on: June 7, 2018
woman with headache

Over 39 million Americans, including both adults and children, are affected by chronic migraines, and currently there is no cure. In order to help educate the public on the reality of this painful condition, our Verona dental office observes National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month every June. But why is… Read More…


All About Asthma and Oral Health

added on: May 22, 2018
woman reaches for asthma inhaler

Asthma is a scary, chronic disease that affects over 20 million adults and more than 6 million children in the United States. If not managed and treated proactively, asthma can make it difficult to breathe, cause the chest to tighten, and can even lead to death. At our dental office… Read More…


Thinking About Skipping a Brushing Session? Think Again.

added on: May 17, 2018
young woman brushing teeth

At our dental office in Harrisonburg, we always recommend that our patients brush their teeth twice a day for two minutes. Following this routine daily isn’t just good for your oral health, but can benefit your overall health, too. However, if you skip a brushing session altogether or don’t brush… Read More…


National Women’s Health Week

added on: May 10, 2018
women cycling

In just a few days we’ll celebrate National Women’s Health Week which kicks off appropriately on Mother’s Day, May 13th. This seven day celebration serves to raise awareness of the importance of following healthy habits for women of all ages. At our dental office in Verona, we know that dental… Read More…


April is National Facial Protection Month

added on: April 26, 2018
girls playing field hockey

As the weather gets warmer we all tend to spend more time outside. And perhaps our kids are participating in some fun spring sports. While we’re happy that they’re out the house doing something active, it’s not all fun and games when smiles and faces are at risk for injuries…. Read More…


What Do Dental X-Rays Show?

added on: April 24, 2018
dental x-rays

You’ve most likely experienced having dental x-rays taken several times throughout your life, but what exactly is the point of looking below the surface of your teeth? Our dental office in Dayton takes these images for a variety of reasons, so this month, let’s take a look at why dental… Read More…


How a Dental Checkup Can Save Your Life

added on: April 10, 2018
oral cancer awareness

Oral cancer diagnosis is on the rise with an estimated 51,540 new cases expected in 2018. At our dental office in Verona, we understand how serious this life threatening disease is. In fact, the American Cancer Society projects that over 10,000 people in the United States will die from it… Read More…


Calcium Builds Strong Bones… And Teeth!

added on: March 27, 2018
foods with calcium

We all know that calcium is an important ingredient when it comes to building and keeping strong bones. But your skeleton isn’t the only thing that relies on calcium. The truth is, each one of our teeth is made up of 70% calcium! That makes this mineral essential for a… Read More…


The Importance of Good Nutrition for Good Oral Health

added on: March 20, 2018
nutrition month

Every March, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics celebrates National Nutrition Month to raise awareness on the importance of eating a healthy diet for overall health. At our dental office in Harrisonburg, we want to do our part and take this opportunity to also share the oral health benefits of… Read More…


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