Is Plaque Buildup Destroying Your Smile?

Plaque refers to a thin layer of film on your teeth and gums that contains bacteria. Targeting plaque in your mouth is a key factor for maintaining optimum oral health. The bacteria in plaque interacts with the sugar and starches in your diet to create acid that promotes tooth decay and loss.e. Various brands of mouthwash can help fight plaque,... read more »

The Benefits of a Soft-Bristled Toothbrush

Do you ever wonder why your dentist, Dr. Geza Locsey, recommends using a soft-bristled toothbrush? If so, our dental team is happy to help you. By knowing more about the soft-bristled toothbrush, you can know why it’s best to use it. Today, we would be happy to list the advantages of using a soft-bristled toothbrush, which are: -The soft bristles... read more »

Caring for Your Dental Implant

Congratulations on your new dental implants! Implants are a great way to get a full and healthy smile, and your implants should last for a long time if you are committed to caring for them. It may be true that your implants will not get cavities, since they are not natural teeth. However, as part of your mouth, they will... read more »

Visiting Your Dentist

When is the last time you paid us a visit at French Run Family Dental? If you can’t remember, you’re not alone. Around 100 million Americans don’t visit their dentists each year. There are all sorts of reasons why people don’t want to visit their dentist, but there are many reasons why they should. Visiting us on a regular basis... read more »

Is Mouthwash the Extra Cleaning Product Your Smile Lacks?

If you seek optimum oral health care, there are always additional treatment methods you can use on your smile beyond the traditional brushing and flossing.  One such cleaning method that has been proven highly effective after meals is mouthwash. Is mouthwash the extra cleaning product your smile lacks? The benefits of mouthwash include the following: - Choosing which mouthwash to... read more »