286 East State Road 434
Longwood, FL 32750
Patient Education

Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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... For a non-emergency exam we will do a prophy scaling cleaning, fluoride treatment and oral hygiene instructions...

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... For a non-emergency exam we will do a prophy scaling cleaning, fluoride treatment and oral hygiene instructions...

Actor David Ramsey Discusses Baby Bottle Tooth Decay
... Brush teeth that have completely grown in with a soft-bristled, child-size toothbrush and a smear of fluoride toothpaste no bigger than a grain of rice...

3 Surprising Foods That Could Help You Fight Tooth Decay
...Black tea also contains fluoride, which strengthens enamel against cavities...

Practice Proactive Prevention to Enhance Your Child's Dental Development
... Some children are also at greater risk for tooth decay and could benefit from applications of topical fluoride, a mineral that strengthens tooth enamel, or a sealant to help protect the teeth...

Include Limitations on Sugar in Your Tooth Decay Prevention Strategy
We’ve waged war for decades against tooth decay through oral hygiene and the increasing use of fluoride, nature’s “super weapon” against this disease...

Don’t Ignore These Signs of Gum Disease
...This means that you should be brushing with a fluoride toothpaste at least twice a day (in the morning and at night) and flossing daily...

Keep a Close Eye on Your Child's Fluoride Intake
Fluoride has been proven to strengthen tooth enamel against decay...

Nancy O'Dell on Making Oral Hygiene Fun for Kids
...Use a small, soft-bristled, child-sized brush or a clean, damp washcloth and just a thin smear of fluoride toothpaste, about the size of a grain of rice...

Your Dental Care Efforts are Just as Important as Your Dentist's
...Effective brushing starts with the right toothbrush—for most people a soft-bristled, multi-tufted brush—and fluoride toothpaste...

Don't Take a Vacation From Oral Hygiene This Summer!
...And while you’re packing your bags, don’t forget to take a trio of important items that can help keep your vacation trouble-free: namely, a soft-bristled toothbrush, a tube of fluoride toothpaste, and a roll of dental floss...

Are You Keeping Good Oral Hygiene Habits?
...Always use fluoride toothpaste to help strengthen your tooth enamel...

A Low Sugar, High Fiber Diet will Help Keep Your Teeth and Gums Healthy
...Another beneficial category is both black and green tea, which contain antioxidants to fight disease and fluoride to strengthen enamel...