The Wondrous Reasons to Floss

Do you floss every day? If not, do you know why flossing is a wonderful thing you can do for your smile and health? Flossing is essential to taking excellent care of your smile and gums as you age. In fact, flossing can also help fight against gum disease and aid you in fighting against cavities. Our dentist, Dr. Thomas... read more »

Information About Dental Damage Prevention

  When you are ready to improve your oral health care, it is wise to think about all areas in which your teeth are at risk. In addition, your gums are also often in harm's way, so it is important to analyze and assess risk factors that can be present and what you can do to prevent them. In order... read more »

Is Your Smile the Best It Can Be?

Is your smile the best it can be? Regular daily care, coupled with yearly dental visits and a healthy, balanced diet will go a long way to giving you the smile you have always wanted. For good dental health, you should eat a variety of foods, and minimize those high in sugars and starches. These foods produce the most acids... read more »

Create an Improved Oral Health Identity with Chewing Gum

Have you ever considered using an alternative dental cleaning tool or technique beyond the traditional brushing and flossing daily routines? While brushing and flossing should never be skipped or replaced, there are supplemental cleaning utensils and methods you can consider, such as mouthwash and chewing sugarless gum. Create an improved oral health identity with sugarless gum. If your oral health... read more »

Enjoy Your Smile With Dental Veneers

Do you wish you could enjoy your smile? Do you have some flaws that you wish you could hide? If so, then we have exciting news for you! Dental veneers are a way to conceal these flaws and give you a smile you can adore and be proud of. Here at LifeSmile Dental Group in Portland, Oregon, our team is... read more »

Are Your Teeth in Need of Upgraded Brushing Techniques?

Are your teeth in need of upgraded brushing techniques? As a habit that you should be practicing at least twice daily, would you say that you are doing a terrific job brushing your teeth? Although many people take extra care to brush their teeth successfully, they fail to remember to take care of their brush as well. Here are few... read more »

Stop Cavities in Their Tracks with Dental Fillings

When your tooth enamel is damaged, a hole can begin to form. When the hole digs clear into the tooth’s root, it is referred to as a cavity. Luckily, there is a dental procedure to treat cavities. Stop cavities in their tracks with dental fillings. Dental fillings can be used on all sizes of cavities. However, some fillings work better... read more »