The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Why Some Foods are Bad for Your Teeth

Do you know why your dentist tells you some foods are bad for your teeth? If not, this blog is for you! There are many foods that can be a hazard to your oral health and can damage your teeth. As a result, it is essential to understand why you... Read more »

Smile Wide with Tooth Decay Treatments and Prevention

Can you identify oral health risks in your life that are likely giving rise to tooth decay? Tooth decay is a serious condition in which the tooth enamel on your teeth is slowly being worn down. Because the risk of tooth decay can be minimized, it is possible to set... Read more »

Your Smile and Gingivitis

Are you familiar with gingivitis and the risks that it can pose to your oral health? Gingivitis is an early stage of periodontal disease, also known as gum disease. If gum disease is present, it can often lead to infections in areas around your teeth and can cause various oral... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Firefly Family Dentistry, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »