Attention Oklahoma City Teens: Both Smoking And Vaping Put Your Smile At Risk

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In this message from OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City, we share a recent study on the effects of e-cigarettes on oral health. That study has more dismal information for anyone who thinks vaping is less risky than traditional cigarettes. Writing in the journal Oncotarget, scientists concluded that e-cigarettes may cause chronic inflammation and permanent cellular damage. […]

Take Care Of Your Toothbrush!

Moore Dental Patients Take Care Of Your Toothbrush!

The common household toothbrush. Every home has at least one, and at OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City we hope all our patients are using their after each meal. Daily brushing is the most important thing you can do for your dental health. It has been said that each toothbrush can contain millions of bacteria. But […]

Water Flossing

Water flossers have been around for more than fifty years. During that time there have been at least that many studies on their effectiveness. At OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City, we present what is known about water flossers, and whether they’re any better than string dental floss in preventing tooth decay, gum disease, and other […]

Dental Checkup: How Often?

When is the last time you had a dental check-up? At OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City, we like our patients to see us every six months. It’s the best way to stay on top of your dental health. Know The Risk Factors For Oral Problems Most people are in a medium to low risk category […]

Happy Teeth Don’t Just Happen

Your Oklahoma Dentist And Cleaning Your Teeth

Keeping your teeth clean is an important factor in maintaining a beautiful smile. Some of the advantages of regular visits to OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City are thorough teeth cleanings and reviews of your brushing behaviors. Your Partner in Oral Health Our dental hygienist professionally cleans and polishes your teeth at each check-up. The hygienist […]

Clean Teeth, Happy Mouth

Good dental health means having healthy teeth and gums. Maintaining it is something that you have to work at every day. It can be a real balancing act: using the right oral care products, your personal oral care habits, and seeing us at OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City twice a year. Your dental health strategy […]

A Youthful Smile At Any Age

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A wise person once said that everyone wants a long life, but no one wants to get old. Yet it happens. While some challenges with aging can’t be avoided, others can. At OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City, we help patients of all ages with their dental health issues. Many dental problems common among retirees such as […]

How Long Should You Brush?

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For the best dental health, the American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth for at least two minutes. Sound like a long time? Most people think they brush that long, but would be surprised if they actually set a timer. The team at OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City wants all our patients to make sure […]