Am I Grinding My Teeth at Night? Signs and Symptoms

Have you ever been concentrating on something, maybe at work or school, and suddenly noticed that you were grinding your teeth? Have you ever woken up with a sore mouth and jaw? If so, you’re probably one of the many people out there suffering from some form of bruxism – aka teeth grinding. Don’t panic: … Continued

Oral Hygiene 101: The Best Toothbrush for Your Baby

The moment a baby’s first tooth appears, parents have (another) very big job: teaching their little one proper oral hygiene. The lessons they teach in those early years will help their child take care of his or her smile for the rest of their life – so it’s important to make sure the kids get … Continued

Toothbrush Care 101: How Often Should I Change My Toothbrush?

Here at Valley Dental Care, we know that the best oral care is preventative care. With proper oral hygiene, you can prevent cavities, gum disease, and several other dental problems. If you ask us, PREVENTING these conditions is much better than TREATING them! At-home oral hygiene is the key to preventing tooth decay and plaque … Continued

What is Laser Dentistry? Your Questions Answered

Have you heard of laser dentistry? This is a highly innovative type of dental service. A minimally invasive option, it is good to have if a patient needs cavity treatment or gum surgery. This article will answer your questions about it. Laser Dentistry Removes or Alters Tissue Dentists use lasers to get rid of or … Continued

How Valley Dental Care Helps Patients Maintain Good Oral Hygiene

In 2020, our patients’ oral hygiene will continue to be our top priority. If it hasn’t been yours before, the year of perfect vision might be the one to finally change that! What Do We Do for Your Oral Hygiene? Our dental hygienists, who help dentists take care of patients’ oral health, are registered with … Continued