7 Ways to Keep Your Teeth Healthy
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The healthier your teeth are, the healthier and happier you will be!  As we prepare to enter a New Year, consider these simple ways you can keep your teeth healthy and avoid dental problems in... Read More

How to Enjoy those Holiday Sweets!
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  The holiday season is in full swing and we all find ourselves surrounded by sugar-filled candies, desserts, and other holiday treats.  Whether your favorite is apple pie, candy canes, chocolate fudge, peanut butter brittle,... Read More

Pregnancy and Your Dental Health
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Pregnancy can affect nearly every aspect of your life and that includes your dental health.  It’s especially important to take care of your mouth and teeth during your pregnancy and to have an understanding of... Read More

Flossing 101
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  Flossing is an important part of oral hygiene.  Some plaque is not removed from brushing and, when left on your teeth, this plaque can lead to cavities or gum disease.  Flossing once a day... Read More

Extraction Post-Operative Instructions
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*Keep pressure on the extraction site(s) by biting on gauze placed by the doctor for at least 20 minutes.  This will control any bleeding and ensure good clot formation and quicker healing. *Avoid any mouth... Read More

Ouch! Some Causes of Tooth Pain!
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  No one likes to be caught off guard with a toothache!  It can keep you up all night or ruin your whole day!  The reasons behind a toothache are varied, some related directly to... Read More

Root Canal Aftercare
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  The degree of comfort after root canal therapy often depends upon patient follow-through after the procedure has been completed. It is essential that you understand what normal post-treatment symptoms are and how they should... Read More

Conquering Dental Fears and Anxiety
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At Mainstream Dental we understand that many of patients experience certain levels of dental fear or dental anxiety when visiting with us.  Feeling uncomfortable about your visit is a normal and natural response that occurs... Read More