How to survive the holidays with a cold sore

You feel it, and you know instantly what it is. That intermittent tingling on your lip and the slight swelling. Another dreaded cold sore!! Only this time of year, getting a cold sore is a little worse.

Dec 10th, 2019
Three tips for disinfecting your phone.

We are all so hyper aware of germs now more than ever before. One object that we frequently touch with our hands and face, on a daily basis, is our phones.  Here are 3 tips for disinfecting your phone.

Apr 1st, 2020
Halloween Candy Donation at Emerson Dental Arts

Attention all parents! It's that time of year again, Halloween candy donation is back at Emerson Dental Arts!! The idea is to limit the amount of sugar the kids consume, while also doing something good for the community.

Oct 10th, 2019
October is National Dental Hygiene month!

October is National Dental Hygiene month (founded in 2009). This month is dedicated to promoting good oral health habits and recognizing all of the hard work Hygienists do.  We are honoring our Dental "Hygiene Queens," Kathy and Jenn!! 

Oct 2nd, 2019
Michael's smile makeover with crowns.

Mike G. needed four crowns on his front teeth, but he was hesitant to do it.  See how his loving wife persuaded him to finally make the change.  This is his story….

Jan 28th, 2019
What can I do to keep my teeth?

A lot of people ask me this question. They’ve seen their parents or friends with dentures and they do not want to go down that road. This is what I tell them:

May 10th, 2018
It's not the toothpaste!

As a dental hygienist, I am constantly asked by my patients which toothpaste is the best. But my answer is always the same. It’s not the toothpaste you use, but how you brush that makes all the difference.

May 10th, 2018