1. Safer Alternative to Teething Gels

    Have you had a chance to read our latest blog yet? If you have, then you already know about some of the dangers of using teething gels. Teething gels may go a long way to easing your baby’s discomfort when they are teething, but the risk isn’t worth the benefit. Luckily, there are lots of other ways to comfort your baby while they are teething. The following is a list from our family dentist i…Read More

  2. Why You Should Stop Using Teething Gels

    Providing dental care for your baby is about more than just keeping their mouth clean.  In one of our previous blogs, we went over a few tips for caring for your baby’s teeth, and we also talked about the importance of proper dental care at an early age. Although keeping your baby’s mouth clean and free of bacteria is an incredibly important step to proper dental care, there is more to it tha…Read More

  3. Foods That Help to Brighten Your Teeth!

    Here at Avenue Dental Care, home of the Free Whitening for Life program, we believe that having a beautiful, confident smile goes a long way, which is why we make it so easy for all of our clients to enjoy professional teeth whitening. Teeth whitening is just one of the many things that you can do to enjoy a whiter smile. One little-known way to make your smile brighter is with your diet! The foll…Read More

  4. Tips for Encouraging Your Kids to Brush Their Teeth

    Have you had a chance to read our latest blog yet? If you have, then you already know that dental care is a very important thing for kids of all ages. We also talked about a few things that you can do to encourage your child to brush their teeth. To recap, we went over buying kid-friendly dental products, leading by example and getting into the habit at a young age. The following is a list of our …Read More

  5. How to Encourage Your Kids to Brush Their Teeth

    In a recent blog, we talked about how tooth decay is a very real problem for children here in the United States. More than fifty percent of American children will encounter some kind of tooth decay before they turn five. One of the reasons for this problem is the thought among parents that baby teeth don't actually matter because permanent teeth will eventually take their place. This just isn't t…Read More

  6. Extractions vs. Root Canals

    In one of our previous blogs, we talked about some of the common myths surrounding root canal treatment. Although there are many myths out there about root canals, one of the most common is that extractions are a good alternative treatment. This myth comes from a fear that an unsuccessful root canal could cause bacteria to get into the bloodstream and lead to disease, but you should note that root…Read More

  7. Why You Should Consider Dental Implants

    Whether you are looking to replace a missing tooth or you are looking for a great alternative to dentures or bridges, dental implants may be the right choice for you. Many people are wary of dental implants because of the cost, but you should know that the benefits of implants far outweigh the cost for most people who get them. At Avenue Dental Center, our cosmetic dentist has your best interest i…Read More

  8. Why You Should Wait After You Eat to Brush Your Teeth

    Is there ever a bad time to brush your teeth? If you asked most people that question, they would automatically say no. Brushing your teeth is good for you, and there is nothing wrong with it, however, when you brush is just as important how much you brush. After you've eaten or had something particularly sugary to drink, many people are tempted to brush right away, but it is important to wait to b…Read More

  9. The Correct Way to Brush Your Teeth

    Many people have been brushing their teeth since they were old enough to hold a toothbrush, but unfortunately, people don't always brush the correct way. Yes, there is a right and a wrong way to brush your teeth. The following is a guide from our family dentist in Edmonds to brushing your teeth the right way: Pick the right toothbrush- Not all toothbrushes are made equal, and what works well for …Read More

  10. More Common Myths About Root Canals

    Have you had an opportunity to check out our latest blog yet? We revealed the truth about a few of the most common myths surrounding root canals. We talked about how root canals aren’t painful, how extractions aren’t really a better option, and how root canals only take a couple of hours to complete. The following is a list from our dental clinic in Edmonds of the last few myths about root c…Read More