Got Grills? Here Are the Smile-Care Tips You Need

If you have grills, it’s important that you care for your smile as much as possible. If you don’t, your teeth and gums could easily fall victim to many dental issues. If you aren’t sure how to take care of your oral health while you decorate your teeth, our team is more than happy to… Read more »

How to Prevent Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Baby Bottle Tooth Decay—or Early Childhood Caries—occurs when sugar wears away the enamel of children’s teeth, usually as a result of using a baby bottle. Before you discard your child’s bottle, though, our team would like to provide you with tips to avoid tooth decay. To limit your child’s exposure to sugar, only fill his… Read more »

The ADA Code of Personal Conduct

Drs. Timm and Anderson are proud to be members of the American Dental Association. Our patients truly appreciate the patient-first promise that they and other ADA dentists made as part of the association’s code of ethics. When a dentist joins the ADA, he or she makes five pledges in the ADA Principles of Ethics and… Read more »

Preventive Dentistry: Five Uncommon Sports That Require a Mouthguard

Do you ever wonder if it’s best to wear a mouthguard while you are active? Well, our team thinks that it’s better to be safe than sorry. If you feel as though your sport or hobby could harm your oral health in any way, please wear a mouthguard. We also recommend wearing a mouthguard if… Read more »

How to Care for Your Smile During Baseball

As the weather gets warmer and baseball season approaches, it’s important to take good care of your smile while you hit your home-runs and run your bases. Whether you believe it or not, there are a few baseball traditions that can severely harm your smile. So, if you wish to keep strong and healthy teeth,… Read more »

Deep Clean Your Mouth

You should not only brush the front and back of the teeth but also the cheeks, tongue and roof of your mouth. Bacteria can reside anywhere in your mouth, not just on the teeth.