Tongue Scrapers for Oral Health

Most people know that brushing twice a day and flossing is important for maintaining good oral health, but there is another oral health tool that is not commonly used: a tongue scraper. Tongue scrapers may seem odd, but there are many benefits to using one. Tongue scrapers can help to eliminate bad breath by removing [...]

By | January 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Motivating Your Child to Start Flossing

We know that kids hate anything to do with brushing and flossing their teeth. Too often we find that their toothbrush hasn’t been touched in a couple of days (or that they aren’t brushing enough or correctly). While getting them to brush is often a struggle, getting them to floss may be even harder. Hopefully [...]

By | December 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Love Your Teeth Cleanings

Brushing and flossing twice a day is an important part of a system of good oral hygiene, and so is seeing the dentist for checkups twice a year. Professional dental cleanings are also important. You may think that if you brush and floss regularly, you are keeping your teeth and gums clean and healthy so [...]

By | December 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Conquering Your Canker Sore

Canker sores are not as serious, but they can be very painful. They cannot be treated and they will go away on their own, usually in a week or two. In the meantime, they can be very uncomfortable, but there are methods of easing your discomfort while you are waiting for your canker sore to [...]

By | November 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 4 Baby Teething Remedies

Seeing your child sprout their first pearly whites is an exciting occasion. Most babies start cutting their first teeth between four and six months, however times can vary greatly. Some babies are born with a tooth while others can take up to one year to show new teeth. All ages are normal, and the time [...]

By | November 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

About Today’s Modern Cosmetic Dentures

An article written by Dr. Lu, originally published in Your Dental Health Resource. Today’s cosmetic dentures are not your grandfather’s dentures…. Sets of false teeth or dentures were worn as early as 2,000 years ago. Dentures worn generations ago looked like blocks of chalk-colored teeth resting on bright pink unnatural gums. Removable replacement teeth, otherwise [...]

By | October 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We Love Hearing from Our Patients

We are happy to share a new review we've received from one of our patients on Dr. Oogle "Dr Lu is an amazingly talented dentist, and an even better human being. I had fears of going to the dentist since childhood, she has made a huge difference in my life. I no longer have tooth [...]

By | October 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Do Wisdom Teeth Need to Be Removed?

Originally published in Your Dental Health Resource, Dr. Lu explains in this article how patients often know that wisdom teeth usually at some point need to be extracted, but are unclear as to why, when and what are signs that wisdom teeth may soon need to come out. So, what are wisdom teeth and why [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Signs You May Be at Risk for Gum Disease

Gum disease is something that is common among many people, and can have a serious impact on one’s health if not identified and treated early. It can be treated though if you visit a dentist on a regular basis and practice good oral health on a regular basis. While this may sound like dental care [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why Your Dental Health Is More Important Than You Think

When looking at your over all physical health, and wanting to take steps to improve your health and to maintain a healthy lifestyle, understanding the importance and connection of your dental health to that goal is key. In this article, originally published by Your Dental Health Resource, Dr. Lu explains the relationship between your oral [...]

By | August 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment