The Benefits of Mouthwash

Did you know you should include rinsing with mouthwash in your oral hygiene routine? Well, it’s true. This is because rinsing can benefit you, your smile and your oral health in a myriad of ways. Our dentist, Dr. Troy Walton, is happy to tell you all about mouthwash by explaining the benefits involved. This might help you understand why rinsing... read more »

Is Chewing Gum an Effective Oral Health Care Tool?

Is chewing gum an effective oral health care tool? According to various studies on the subject, chewing sugarless gum for roughly 20 minutes after eating can help protect your tooth enamel. The reason is due to an increase in saliva production, which can remove plaque buildup, neutralize harmful acids, and prevent cavities. Here are a few tips to remember about... read more »

Prevent Cavities with Optimum Oral Health

Your teeth can be easily damaged in a variety of ways. Although we cannot protect ourselves from every oral accident or injury that can occur, we can protect ourselves from the microscopic threats that seek to destroy our smiles. Plaque buildup along our teeth, resulting from the accumulation of bacteria over time, can harm our teeth. With ingredients such as... read more »

Water Flossers: Changing the Way You Clean Your Chompers

Flossing can be a difficult task for many people, especially when they don’t know how to floss or when they are using the wrong flossing products. If you are one of these people, our Redwood Dental dental team is here to help you! Flossing is a very important task that needs to be done at least once a day, but... read more »