3 Tips To Make Brushing Count

Learn about the importance of proper brushing technique from your Roy area dentist.

Many of Doctor Reggie Whitaker’s patients walk in for occlusion-related services, cosmetic dentistry, or cosmetic dentistry. Many for routine checkups and cleanings. And most really want to know if they are brushing effectively. Having patients come for treatment and leave with questions answered—from which toothpaste to buy to proper tools and techniques—is our business. At…

Bad Breath Q & A

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I’m Reggie Whitaker of Roy Dental Care. Today’s post offers some answers to persistent questions about bad breath. Q. My wife says my breath is awful, but I brush twice a day. Shouldn’t that be enough? A. Bacteria can increase and stink in hidden crevices that can only be reached with floss. Time to start…

Daily Oral Hygiene: Put Your Heart Into It

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Attention dental patients: brushing twice daily may help reduce your risk of heart disease. Scientists, dentists, and cardiologists have known for many years that there is a link between inflammation in the mouth (gum disease) and heart problems, However, a recent study evaluated oral health habits and heart disease risk. Science Daily reported on the…

5 Critical Oral Cancer Facts

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  Dental Checkups Are Not Just About Cavities At Roy Dental Care we urge people to come in twice a year for a dental examination and cleaning.  If you forego semiannual dental checkups because you don’t believe you have any cavities, perhaps getting an oral cancer screening is a more compelling reason to see your dentist regularly.…