The Best Way to Clean Your Tongue

Did you know that your tongue may be the most important part of your mouth to clean? After all, it is the only thing in your mouth that can move so quickly. It can easily spread bad bacteria to the rest of your mouth if you are not careful. It also has many ridges and rough surfaces where these things... read more »

What Does Root Canal Therapy Do for Your Smile?

Dr. Thomas Hicks and our LifeSmile Dental Group team are always happy to help our patients in Portland, Oregon, experience the best possible dental care while providing safe, effective, comfortable treatment, even during root canal therapy. Most patients don’t anticipate root canals as comfortable, but it is entirely possible! Our goal is to relieve your tooth pain and save your... read more »