Dental Facts

The Eastern Gray Squirrel: Inside the Mouth of North Carolina’s State Mammal

The Eastern Gray Squirrel: Inside the Mouth of North Carolina’s State Mammal

Check out our blog post to discover how the teeth of North Carolina's state mammal, the eastern gray squirrel, compare to human teeth. We talk about baby and permanent teeth, bite misalignments, and tooth color.

The Tooth Fairy Is a Mouse in Spanish Culture

The Tooth Fairy Is a Mouse in Spanish Culture

Read our blog post to learn about the Tooth Mouse in Spanish-speaking countries. We can help keep your child's baby teeth strong! Schedule their next checkup to be sure their oral health is in superb condition.

What Does Fluoride Do to the Human Body?

What Does Fluoride Do to the Human Body?

Read our blog post to learn what fluoride is, why it's added to the community water supply, and how it helps strengthen your teeth. Are your teeth strong and cavity-free? Contact us to schedule your next dental checkup and cleaning!

What Is Xylitol?

What Is Xylitol?

Do you have a sweet tooth? Read our blog post to learn about xylitol, a sweetener commonly found in sugar-free chewing gum. We describe where this sugar substitute comes from and how it helps prevent cavities. Contact us for more dental health information! Nuestro dentista habla español.