Is Your Toothpaste Mint Flavored?

Have you ever noticed anything while you were at the store shopping for toothpaste? Nearly every tube of toothpaste on the shelves is mint flavored. There are the traditional flavors such as peppermint, fresh mint, or spearmint. There are the new flavors such as Crest’s Mint Chocolate Trek, Vanilla Mint Spark, and Lime Spearmint Zest…. Read more »

What is the Benefit of Dental Sealants?

A dental sealant, also known as a fissure sealant, is a preventative treatment that is usually applied during childhood. Sealants are basically your first line of defense against cavities and decay. Though it is most helpful to apply sealants at a young age, adults can benefit from sealants as well. The main idea is to… Read more »

Why You Should Smile More

A smile not only looks good but also has many benefits that can increase your quality of life. However, not everyone is comfortable showing their smile if they suffer from cosmetic imperfections. If you are embarrassed to show your smile, Dr. Spera can help you achieve the benefits that a confident smile can offer. Appear… Read more »

How Clean is Your Toothbrush?

It is important that you brush your teeth at least twice a day to maintain good dental health. But did you know that good brushing hygiene begins before you even pick up your toothbrush? The way that you store and maintain your toothbrush can affect your oral hygiene and overall health. Keeping the toothbrush in… Read more »

Spring Clean your Teeth

If you’re busy spring cleaning, why not add a spring dental cleaning to your to-clean list? We know how important a healthy smile is, and we’re happy to help you out with your spring cleaning (of your teeth, that is)!Visit us for a cleaning so we can remove any plaque and tartar buildup that brushing… Read more »

Eggs can Benefit your Teeth!

Before all of the Easter egg hunts this season, give your kids some more incentives to find those hidden eggs by explaining how beneficial they are for their health! As well as benefiting overall health, eggs also have multiple benefits for your teeth! Phosphorous is one of the most plentiful minerals in the body and… Read more »