Does Charcoal Actually Whiten Your Teeth?

Published: October 10, 2017 12:18am 388 Views

Does Charcoal Actually Whiten Your Teeth?

This isn't a Halloween related trick or treat. If you haven't heard, brushing your teeth with charcoal is all the rage. Celebrities swear brushing your teeth with charcoal will make your teeth whiter and copy cats are showing up on social media. If your not familiar with the fad, people are brushin...

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You Can't Afford Not To Visit The Dentist

Published: September 19, 2017 3:32pm 332 Views

You Can't Afford Not To Visit The Dentist

Your mouth is kept incredibly busy. Every day you eat, breathe, and speak so it's important to invest time and money to keep your teeth and gums healthy. Visiting the dentist may seem like an unneeded hassle, but really, you cannot afford to visit the dentist on a regular basis. Here's why: You Sav...

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Guard Your Teeth From Injuries

Published: August 30, 2017 2:54pm 261 Views

Guard Your Teeth From Injuries

Each year over 5 million teeth are lost by people playing sports. This issue isn't limited to youth playing contact sports; athletes of all ages are affected. It's often the older athletes who have more random dental injuries such as falling off a bike or tripping and hitting their face. The majorit...

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Break The Fast: Why Breakfast is the most important meal of the day

Published: August 17, 2017 2:31pm 286 Views

Break The Fast: Why Breakfast is the most important meal of the day

Rise and shine.......it's time to take on the day. Now that you're up, it's time to focus on the most important meal of the day,breakfast. You may be a person who spends very little or no time and thought on what you are going to eat in the morning. Some of you may skipbreakfastall together. This is...

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Don't Break The Ice: Why Chewing Ice Is Bad For Your Teeth

Published: July 28, 2017 3:27pm 424 Views

Don't Break The Ice: Why Chewing Ice Is Bad For Your Teeth

During hot summer months, we will do anything to help our bodies cool down, including chewing ice. You've probably been told that chewing ice is bad and here's why. Ice cubes are both cold in temperature and is a hard surface. When your teeth are exposed to extremely cold temperatures, it causes the...

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4 Simple Ways To Get Your Braces Off Faster

Published: July 10, 2017 6:18pm 9223 Views

4 Simple Ways To Get Your Braces Off Faster

Braces are the best and simplest way to get your teeth straight, but that doesn't mean that you don't want them off as quickly as possible. In fact, the number one question patients ask us is how can they get their braces off sooner? For braces to be effective it typically takes a couple months to a...

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Transform Your Smile With Cosmetic Dentistry

Published: July 10, 2017 6:15pm 282 Views

Transform Your Smile With Cosmetic Dentistry

Your smile is one of your most important features! A winning smile can help influence a potential job, a date, and perhaps even a business deals. If you have stained, broken, or uneven teeth cosmetic dentistry can help transform your smile. Cosmetic dentistry is different than orthodontics or gener...

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Sweet Sugar-Free Recipes This Summer

Published: June 8, 2017 4:10pm 231 Views

Sweet Sugar-Free Recipes This Summer

Nothing tastes better than a cool, sweet treat during the hot summer months. Most desserts and snacks are loaded with sugar which can damage your teeth. Luckily, we have our favorite tasty sugar-free treats for you to test out this summer. Choco-Peanut Butter Bowl cup lowfat cottage cheese...

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Calm Your Fears With Sedation Dentistry

Published: May 19, 2017 6:08pm 318 Views

Calm Your Fears With Sedation Dentistry

If you dread the dentist, you're not alone. Fear of visiting the dentistry ranks as American's top fears, up there with public speaking and snakes. Many would rather endure the pain of a toothache than seek treatment. Don't suffer any longer; use sedation dentistry to treat your fear and anxiety of...

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How Dental Crown Works

Published: May 4, 2017 4:11pm 317 Views

How Dental Crown Works

When your dentist recommends a crown procedure, don't be alarmed, it is a routine procedure used to save your tooth. In simple terms, a crown is like a cap that is placed over the tooth and the procedure is done if your tooth is weak, broken or cracked and needs to be held together, to cover and sup...

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Healthy and Delicious Foods To Eat After You Get Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

Published: April 29, 2017 6:11am 374 Views

Healthy and Delicious Foods To Eat After You Get Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

Getting your wisdom teeth removed is a painful topic. It is often hard but these soft yet nutritious foods can soothe your teeth and gums while taking care of your hunger. Smoothies: Smoothies can be a breakfast, lunch, or dinner meal replacement. Foods like spinach, kale, berries, and almonds gi...

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Missing Teeth May Increase Dementia

Published: April 24, 2017 5:41pm 268 Views

Missing Teeth May Increase Dementia

NEW STUDIES have found that missing teeth may increase the risk of developing dementia. In older adults, there is a direct correlation between the number of missing teeth a person has the more likely a person is to develop dementia including Alzheimer's disease. A five year study by following 1,500...

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What if an object gets stuck in your teeth

Published: April 17, 2017 4:31pm 334 Views

What if an object gets stuck in your teeth

Whether that annoying piece of spinach or that kernel of popcorn, we've all had food get stuck between our teeth.Watch this video to find out what you should do if you ever get something stuck in between your teeth!

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Investing In Your Smile: Simple Tips to Keep Your Smile Vibrant All Year Long

Published: March 28, 2017 4:25pm 294 Views

Investing In Your Smile: Simple Tips to Keep Your Smile Vibrant All Year Long

Beauty is big business. Each year, Americans spend over $56 billion dollars in cosmetic sales, $45 billion on haircuts and hair care products and an additional $1.4 billion dollars on teeth whitening products. Despite Americans obsession with appearance, nearly 40% of Americans neglect their most be...

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Live Mouth Smart

Published: March 20, 2017 7:49pm 458 Views

Live Mouth Smart

  World Oral Health Day (March 20th) may not be a regular celebration on your calendar which is why we thought we would draw your attention to this important issue. Each year, people across the globe celebrate the importance of keeping your mouth healthy and this year's theme is "Live Mouth Smart....

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Get Lucky with these Healthy St. Patrick's Day Recipes

Published: March 10, 2017 6:54pm 288 Views

Get Lucky with these Healthy St. Patrick's Day Recipes

St. Patrick's Day is right around the corner so let theshenanigansbegin! Irish food isn't known for being healthy but we have some lucky recipes for you to serve this St. Patrick's Day that will leave your teeth smiling! CORNED BEEF & CABBAGE ROLLS 1/2 lb Corned Beef 1 head of Ca...

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Keep Your Teeth Happy At The Seabring Seafood and Music Festival

Published: February 22, 2017 7:10pm 223 Views

Keep Your Teeth Happy At The Seabring Seafood and Music Festival

In a few short days we celebrate the Sebring Seafood and Music Festival (Click HEREformore info). The Festival includes two jam packed days filled withgames and activities for kids, live music, and fun with friends.One of our favorite parts of the festival is all of the delish food options! Not only...

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America's Dental Report Card: How We Actually Treat Our Teeth

Published: February 16, 2017 7:12pm 454 Views

America's Dental Report Card: How We Actually Treat Our Teeth

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Love at First Bite: 6 Simple Ways To Show Love To Your Teeth This Valentine's Day

Published: February 7, 2017 9:38pm 290 Views

Love at First Bite: 6 Simple Ways To Show Love To Your Teeth This Valentine's Day

Keep your smile shining this Valentine's season by showing some extra TLC towards your teeth. After all, the best gift you can give your valentine is a bright, vibrant smile. Here are six simple tips on how to keep your teeth smiling this Valentine's Day: Kiss More: Here's a fun valentine fact: kis...

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CEREC Is More Than A Machine

Published: February 7, 2017 7:46pm 358 Views

CEREC Is More Than A Machine

Save money, time, and hassle with CEREC . This super machine can create a crown or partial crown in a single visit! Most dental offices have one CEREC machine at most but at Dental Care of Mid-Flordia we have three to best serve the needs of our clients. This piece of super technology saves you tim...

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Go NUTS Over Nuts

Published: January 24, 2017 6:49pm 276 Views

Go NUTS Over Nuts

If you are looking for a healthy snack for the New Year snack on nuts! This is the perfect snack to replace your salty or crunchy cravings from chips, candies, and crackers. These delicious snacks are portable, nutritious and of course, good for your teeth! Nuts naturally remove bacteria and plaque,...

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Dentists Have The Best Job

Published: January 17, 2017 6:19pm 299 Views

Dentists Have The Best Job

We've known it for years, but dentists have the best jobs, literally! According to a study from U.S. News and World Report's 2017, Dentists are ranked as the top career in America. Being a dentist was the second-best job in 2016 and the best job in 2015. This year, orthodontist came in fifth, after...

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Dental Resolutions For 2017

Published: January 3, 2017 5:29pm 326 Views

Dental Resolutions For 2017

While most people are resolving to lose weight and get healthy, why not resolve to improve your dental health. Perhaps you have been lax on flossing your teeth or have delayed dental treatment. 2017 is the year to tackle those goals. After all, taking care of your teeth is an important part of impro...

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Ditch The Red Cup And Try These Holiday Flavored Smoothies

Published: December 21, 2016 4:38pm 271 Views

Ditch The Red Cup And Try These Holiday Flavored Smoothies

Sugary drinks cause havoc on your teeth and who wants a cavity for Christmas?Skip the sugary drinks served in red cups and swap them for these delicious smoothie recipes. Better still, serve them during your holiday gatherings and people won't know they are drinking something healthy! Cinnamon Roll...

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Six Simple Ways to Whiten Your Teeth Naturally

Published: December 13, 2016 7:53pm 378 Views

Six Simple Ways to Whiten Your Teeth Naturally

Who doesn't want whiter teeth? Over time, factors including aging, decades of coffee consumption, smoking, or even a poor diet, your pearly whites can fade to yellow or worse, brown. This leads to embarrassment over their teeth and some people even try to conceal their teeth when they smile. The goo...

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Make Someone Smile: Dental Gifts For Your Friends And Family This Holiday

Published: December 6, 2016 8:25pm 344 Views

Make Someone Smile: Dental Gifts For Your Friends And Family This Holiday

Forget tube socks, give the gift of a healthy smile this season. If you are struggling to find a great gift for your loved ones,yule love these fun dental related gifts and stocking stuffers. Dental gifts can be used for years to come and ultimately improve a person's health. Oh, and feel free to tr...

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Top Dental Apps For You And Your Family

Published: November 28, 2016 9:11pm 304 Views

Top Dental Apps For You And Your Family

Yep, there is literally an app for everything, including dentistry. Technology makes everything easier and we think there are apps you need to know about to help take care of your smile. Click on the links below to download some of our favorites: Brush DJ: Brush DJ makes brushing fun while making s...

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Keep Calm and Get Your Kids Excited About Their First Dental Visit:

Published: November 16, 2016 7:18pm 276 Views

Keep Calm and Get Your Kids Excited About Their First Dental Visit:

A child's first dental check-up is an important milestone, but can also be a scary one. Once yourbaby's first tooth appears, it is time to schedule their first visit sometime within the next six months. We recommend scheduling the appointment early in the day so your child is alert. It is important...

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10 Fun Facts About Your Teeth

Published: November 9, 2016 6:20pm 301 Views

10 Fun Facts About Your Teeth

Teeth don't have to be boring, in fact, we think they are quite fun! We want to share our love of teeth with our readers by providing you fun facts about teeth . We had so much fun creating this list and hope you enjoy learning more about your teeth: Just like fingerprints, your teeth are totally...

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Tooth Decay: The #1 Chronic Disease Among Children

Published: November 1, 2016 8:15pm 414 Views

Tooth Decay: The #1 Chronic Disease Among Children

Tooth decay (cavities) is the single most common childhood disease. Each year, hundreds of thousands of children nationwide go untreated for tooth decay. This infectious disease can emerge in children as young as 6 months, as their teeth begin to appear. Children who drink large quantities of sugary...

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