Maintaining Oral Health

The Gift Of Oral Health In Las Vegas

Many dental patients wonder why, with all the improvements in dentistry, we still send you home with a complimentary toothbrush and roll of floss. It’s true, they do seem a little old-fashioned in our high-tech world, but don’t let their simple design fool you. These tools are the best way to prevent decay, plaque build-up,…

Why a Water Flosser Might be a Good Idea

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Water flossers have been around for more than fifty years, and there have been at least that many studies on their effectiveness. At Summer Dental in Las Vegas, we’re using this space to present what is known about water flossers, and whether they’re better than ordinary string floss in preventing tooth decay, gum disease, and…

How Tooth Brushing Prevents Gum Disease

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Why should everyone brush their teeth at least twice a day? In this post from Summer Dental in Las Vegas, we’ll talk about why this is so important. Brushing and flossing is the best way to prevent tooth decay and gum disease. Brushing with fluoride toothpaste and carefully flossing removes food debris from teeth and cleans…

Why Your Child Needs Pediatric Dental Cleanings

In this post from Summer Dental in Las Vegas, we examine children’s dental cleanings. Does your child need a professional dental cleaning if you practice dental hygiene at home? Let’s discuss it. Both activities are critical. They reinforce each other. They work in tandem to protect your child’s smile as they grow. We encourage patients…

5 Critical Oral Cancer Facts

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At Summer Dental in Las Vegas, we encourage all of our patients to come in twice a year for a dental checkup. If you’re tempted to skip one because you don’t think you have any cavities, maybe getting an oral cancer screening is a more persuasive reason. Oral cancer is something we take very seriously, and you…