Monthly Archives: February 2011

Straighter Teeth are Healthier Teeth

Did you know that there are benefits beyond the cosmetic for having straight teeth? That’s right! You can have healthier gums and easier dental cleanings too! Properly positioned teeth are easier to brush and floss than teeth that are crowded, … Continue reading

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Before and After

A fantastic patient sent in this funny photo to Foster Dental Care. We got a laugh out of it and had to share it with you! What kind of dental work do you think these salt water swimmers received? Invisalign? … Continue reading

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Dental Emergency 101

Do you know what to do for the following dental scenarios? • Broken Tooth • Knocked Out Tooth • Toothache • Canker Sore • Object stuck between teeth Luckily for you, the awesome dental team at Foster Dental Care does! … Continue reading

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Happy HydroFlosser

To follow up from yesterday’s Flossing 411 article, we thought you might like to hear from a patient at Foster Dental Care who enjoys using a HydroFloss on a daily basis.

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Flossing 411

We all know that flossing is important. But, do you know why flossing is a key part of keeping your smile clean and healthy? Flossing Facts: • The ADA: American Dental Association® recommends that you floss at least once a … Continue reading

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How To…Pull a Loose Baby Tooth

From the pride of showing off your loose baby tooth to friends, teachers, parents…basically anyone who will watch you wiggle your tooth… to dreaming of what you will do with the big money you get from the tooth fairy, losing … Continue reading

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LOVE your smile

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner! The holiday is all about love, and it’s important to make sure your teeth are getting some love, too. Here are some tips from the hygienists at Foster Dental Care on how you … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Snacks

The Super Bowl is Sunday! Do you have plans to watch the game? Whether you support the Packers or the Steelers, be sure to snack on teeth friendly foods during half-time. How about lean deli sandwiches, cheese trays, veggie platters … Continue reading

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How To…Encourage Your Toddler to Brush!

In honor of National Children’s Dental Health Month, today’s How To… comes directly from one of our fabulous patients. Last year when we asked our patients to share techniques they use to encourage toddlers with their brushing habits we got … Continue reading

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February: National Children’s Dental Health Month

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. The ADA: American Dental Association® sponsors and supports this month to raise awareness on the importance of good oral hygiene. At Foster Dental Care, we believe that by developing good brushing habits at … Continue reading

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