Summer Kids Cleaning Promo

It’s summertime in Shoreline and you know what that means — more sun, longer daylight hours, outdoor excursions and activities, and we can’t forget about summer break for the kids! Parents, it’s no doubt this is the happiest time of the year for our children while they play the day away but what does that […]

Don’t Let Stress Wear Your Teeth

It’s inevitable, the more things we load onto our plates, the more stressed we become. As we get older and busier, we forget to take time for ourselves to keep our stress levels at bay. While stress may cause mood changes per individual, did you know it can also lead to physical ailments and oral […]

Think MOUTH, Think HEALTH #WOHD18

Whether you’re at the doctors or dentist, you may be instructed to say “ahh” on World Oral Health Day 2018. Sure, they’re checking your tonsils and the back of your mouth, but did you know they’re assessing your overall health by just looking inside your mouth? It’s true! Your oral health is linked to your […]

Flowers for spring cleaning

How to “Spring Clean” Your Dental Health Routine

Warmer weather, budding trees…signs of spring are all around us! The first few glimpses of spring-like weather may send us into a spring cleaning frenzy around our homes and yards. Before you grab your bucket, squeegee, and mop, take a moment to think about your dental health routine. Could it use a little sprucing up? […]

Children playing in the sand for children's dental health month

Children’s Dental Health Month

You know them, you love them, they bring us a smile to our faces — they’re KIDS! — and in the month of February, dental professionals, healthcare providers, educators, adults, and the public nationwide are celebrating National Children’s Dental Health Month! This year, the campaign set by the American Dental Association is, “Choose Tap Water For A […]

February heart month infographic

Why Dental Checkups Could Save Your Life

You’ve been putting off your dental checkup. Your schedule is crazy and it keeps slipping your mind. Your teeth look fine, so it’s not a big deal, right? Actually, putting off those dental checkups could be putting you at risk for gum disease even if you don’t see any obvious signs of the disease. What’s […]

Blog Infographic - TMJ Awareness

Ask Your Shoreline Dentist: What are TMJ and TMD?

The temporomandibular joint, commonly referred to as TMJ, is the joint where your jaw connects with the temporal bones of your skull. Discomfort and problems associated with your jaw and the muscles that control it is referred to as TMD (temporomandibular joint disorder). There is no known cause of TMD, but there are multiple factors […]