Teaching Your Child about Oral Health

Good dental care begins at home in a family setting. This means more than teaching children how to brush and floss. Here are some fun ideas: Mouth Self Portrait: Collect a handheld mirror, colorful crayons and a sheet of computer paper. Beckon your child to a well-lit area and ask... Read more »

How to Prevent & Correct Halitosis

Many people suffer from bad breath from time to time. Halitosis can be both embarrassing and unpleasant. Did you know that there are certain things that can cause bad breath and that there are ways to keep bad breath at bay? Causes of bad breath include: - Dry mouth -... Read more »

Whitening Your Teeth

If you take a look at the dental aisle of your grocery or drugstore, you will see plenty of toothpastes, mouthwashes, kits and strips promising to give you brighter and whiter teeth. While there are no shortage of whitening products, not all of them may be suitable for you, and... Read more »

Addressing Gum Disease

Although gum disease can be caused by hormonal changes, tobacco use, and even genetics, the most common cause of gum disease is the buildup of plaque and tartar on your teeth. Your gums react to the presence of plaque by swelling, which allows more plaque and tartar to accumulate below... Read more »

How to Avoid the Dentist

By Rod Spencer DDS How would you like to save your teeth and stay out of “the chair”? Let’s face it. It costs precious time and money to be in ‘the chair’. I have been in dentistry for over 18 years as a dentist and close to 45 as a... Read more »

Changing Lives One Smile at a Time

By Constance See Can debilitating insomnia, migraines, back, neck and shoulder pain disappear thanks to a new form of dentistry? The story may sound strange, but it’s very true. Kjersti Cote of Whitefish suffered from severe migraine headaches that left her with symptoms of light sensitivity, nausea and severe shooting... Read more »

How to Keep Your Teeth for a Lifetime

by Rod Spencer DDS Every year I have a physical and my cholesterol checked. It always seems to run about 125. I really do not deserve a score that low, but you can't beat genetics and good living! Keeping your teeth in good shape is similar. Some people have good... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Suite Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area... Read more »