a man flossing before bed after learning benefits of flossing

The Benefits of Flossing

For as long as most of us can remember, flossing has been a standard part of our daily oral hygiene routine, along with brushing twice. But why, exactly, do we floss? We’ve all had something stuck in our teeth that we’ve had to fish out before, often with highly unorthodox methods. But as for the…

explaining What Is A Root Canal?

What Is A Root Canal?

The term “root canal” is probably the most feared in all of dentistry. Root canals carry with them a reputation for being arduous and painful, often resulting in more pain than the tooth was causing to begin with. Nothing could be further from the truth. Like many medical procedures, the once-fearsome root canal has come…