Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Flossing for Fresh Breath

Bad breath, or halitosis can be caused by bacteria growing in your mouth. If you take care of your mouth, you are able to help fight any bad breath you are experiencing. Our dentist, Dr. Andrew Sieger, is passionate about healthy mouths. Together our team at Backof Family Dentistry in... Read more »

Dealing with Chipped Teeth

If you’ve ever had any sort of cosmetic dentistry work done, you know that the dental world has tons of different options to completely change the way your teeth look. The same facts apply to chipped teeth. Regardless of which tooth gets chipped, there’s a solution out there that will... Read more »

Your Child’s Dental Checkups Help Monitor Their Oral Development

Your child’s mouth will undergo several significant changes throughout their early years. Most children start teething in their first six months and usually have their set of 20 primary teeth. As their mouth continues to grow the primary teeth are gradually lost and replaced by the 32 permanent teeth that... Read more »

Smile Renovations: Oral Emergencies

Due to the massive amount of oral health risks associated with oral emergencies, it is important to have prevention plans in place for whatever may arise. Whether you are suffering from toothaches, have teeth chipped or cracked, have teeth knocked out or an object stuck between teeth, it is important... Read more »

Protecting Your Smile With Chewing Gum

Did you know that you can help keep your mouth clean and free of food debris and acid that through the use of sugarless chewing gum? Even with an effective brushing and flossing daily routine, sugar-free gum can help you maintain your smile. Did you know that you should wait... Read more »

How to Have a Healthy Smile for Valentine’s Day

Do you want a healthy smile for Valentine’s Day? If so, you have come to the right blog. Today, our dentists are happy to discuss the different ways you can have a healthy smile for Valentine’s Day. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to care for your teeth,... Read more »

Taking Good Care of Your Partial Denture

Congratulations on your partial removable denture! With the proper care and maintenance, it should serve you well and last anywhere from 5-10 years. At Backof Family Dentistry, we are happy to review some basic denture care tips to help you take good care of them. You can clean them with... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Backof Family Dentistry, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »