Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups and cleanings supports your daily... Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

Finding Your Best Smile With Chewing Gum

Did you know you can improve your oral health care through the use of chewing gum? By chewing sugarless gum for a period of roughly 20 minutes or more each day, you can help lower the risk of plaque buildup, debris and harmful acids in your mouth that can contribute to dental erosion and cavities…. Read more »

Daily Flossing Helps Prevent the Dangers of Gum Disease

Maintaining a healthy mouth starts with making daily efforts to prevent cavities and problems with gum disease. Brushing your teeth twice a day and remembering to floss every evening helps clear away bacterial deposits from the faces and spaces between your teeth. If plaque and residual food particles are not cleared away by your oral… Read more »

Remineralization Helps in the Fight Against Cavities

When it comes to taking care of cavities, the dentist can be your best resource for dealing with them. This does not mean you cannot help the dentist and yourself. There are things you can try that can help your enamel not give so much ground to a cavity as well as decrease your chances… Read more »

Treating Your Sensitive Teeth

Have you been trying to live with your sensitive teeth? If so, did you know in many cases sensitive teeth can be treated? Well, it’s true! If you can no longer enjoy your favorite hot or cold beverages, then perhaps it’s time to make an appointment with Dr. Wright with Wright Family Dentistry in Jonesboro,… Read more »