How To Keep Yourself Healthy In-Between Dental Checkups: 4 Essential Tips

Dental hygiene is paramount, but it's also crucial that you maintain your overall health in-between dental checkups. By following these five essential tips, you can keep yourself healthy and minimize the risk of developing oral health problems. Almost everyone knows how important it is to brush and floss regularly, but... Read more »

Why Dental Hygiene Appointments are Important

At Flatrock Family Dentistry, we always believe that prevention is better than cure, especially in matters relating to dental health. For that reason, we normally advise our patients to check in with our dental hygienists regularly. If you’ve not had dental hygiene appointments before, you might be curious to know... Read more »

Common Causes of a Toothache

Toothaches are never an exciting experience. Besides being painful, a toothache can make you feel uncomfortable or even ruin your entire day. You can prevent this from happening by being informed about the common causes of a toothache. 1. Cavity Your dental hygiene is key to keeping cavities (tooth decay)... Read more »

Do I Need a Dental Implant?

You might be curious to know whether you need a dental implant. Well, one thing for sure is that you can benefit from dental implants. Today, most patients consider dental implants as an excellent restorative dentistry option. The popularity of these dentistry implants among Americans indicates how helpful they can... Read more »

Common Tooth Safety Issues

Tooth enamel is one of the hardest substances in the human body. However, this doesn’t mean that it’s indestructible. There is a lot that can happen to the smile that might require the assistance of an emergency dentist. If you are interested in learning about ways to protect your smile... Read more »

Is Flossing Good For Your Teeth?

Yes! Flossing is certainly good for your teeth and an important part of general dentistry care. We know, you’ve heard it before, but it’s really true. Here are some of the reasons we encourage our patients to floss once a day, every day: Flossing dislodges stuck pieces of food. Let’s... Read more »

Continuing COVID-19 Health & Safety Approach 2022

At Flatrock Family Dentistry we have been so blessed to navigate these uncertain times with our extended Flatrock family. We have appreciated your patience and understanding as we all learned how to adapt to the changes this pandemic brought to our professional and personal lives. From the beginning, our team... Read more »

Can You Reverse the Signs of Gum Disease?

Gum disease is an infection of the gums that progresses from gingivitis to periodontitis. Your ability to reverse the symptoms you are experiencing will depend largely on the stage of the disease. Generally speaking, gingivitis can often be reversed. More advanced stages of periodontitis require management by your dentist and... Read more »

What is the Right Age for Dental Implants?

People with missing teeth are usually looking for the best way to replace those teeth. You may have heard that dental implants are truly one of the most effective tooth replacement options around. For many people, they really are. Dental implants are durable, long-lasting, and look like real teeth. Nonetheless,... Read more »

New Appointment Agreement in 2022

First and foremost, we want to thank you for your continued loyalty to Flatrock Family Dentistry. We are so blessed to have you as part of our growing Flatrock family each year. We want you to know how much we truly appreciate you choosing Flatrock for your dental care. Our... Read more »