Island Coast Dentistry Blog

5 Reasons to Floss Your Teeth Every Day

A lot of people know that brushing and flossing is important to oral health. But they think that brushing is enough and flossing is just an annoyance. The truth is that flossing is just as important as brushing and there are many benefits to flossing every day. Below are six good reasons to floss your […]

5 Things You can do to Prevent Cavities

No one likes going to the dentist. But there are things that you can do to help make sure that your next dental checkup is a lot better, and that you avoid that dreaded drill. Below are five things that you can do to help avoid cavities and gum disease. 1. Brush twice each day […]

A Short Guide to Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Are your wisdom teeth giving you problems? A lot of people when they’re early twenties or late teens go to the dentist for wisdom teeth extraction. However, this isn’t something that everyone has to have done. Even though dentists have different opinions regarding whether it’s necessary to have this done, if you’re thinking it’s a […]

What Can Happen if You Don’t Treat a Cavity?

What Can Happen if You Don’t Treat a Cavity?

A lot of people hate going to the dentist. But when you have pain in your tooth and you think that you might have a cavity, it’s best to have it checked out. Let’s take a look at what can happen if you let your cavity go. When you have a cavity in a tooth, […]

7 Tips for Having a Brighter Smile

7 Tips for a Brighter Smile

Everyone wants to have a beautiful white smile There are a lot of products on the market that you can use to whiten your teeth but there are things that you can also do to prevent stains. So here are five tips that you can use for having a brighter smile. #1: Eat Foods that […]

Different Types of Toothpaste – Which is Right for You?

Which is Right for You? One of the most difficult things that you can figure out when it comes to taking care of your teeth is choosing the toothpaste to use. With so many different types of toothpaste available, how do you know which one you should get? Do you get one that has additional […]