Dentistry

Foods That Cause Tooth Decay

Foods That Cause Tooth Decay

When it come to tooth decay, it’s important to know the main culprit – acid. Acid is what eats away at our enamel and causes cavities. Acid can enter our mouths in one of two ways: either directly through what we eat (citrus fruits, for example), or as a byproduct when oral bacteria consume the sugars […]

The Why, When, How and Where of Tongue Scraping

The Why, When, How and Where of Tongue Scraping

Imagine it’s still winter … you’re standing at the door, ready to brave the cold. You’re layered-up with three shirts and a sweatshirt, your heavy winter coat, and two layers of socks underneath your waterproof winter boots. Then you’ve got those awesome jeans with the flannel on the inside, your comfy hat, scarf, and gloves. […]

A Day in the Lives of Your Lynnwood Dental Assistants

    We’re thrilled to celebrate our talented and hard-working dental assistants for Dental Assistant Recognition Week, March 6-12, 2016!   Our Lynnwood dental practice wouldn’t function effectively without our caring and friendly dental assistants! They greet and care for our valued patients and perform many of the vital day-to-day activities that keep our practice running […]