Oral Hygiene Success: Risk Factors for Gum Disease

Are you putting yourself at an increased risk for gum disease? If you regularly leave yourself open to gum disease, which is a gum tissue infection, it can impair the quality of your smile. To combat this, always look for the risk factors of gum disease and take the necessary steps to eliminate them from your life. Rather than waiting... read more »

Taking Care of Your Dentures

If you are getting your first set if dentures, you may think that your days of brushing are over. But, nothing could be further from the truth! You still need to brush your dentures, and you will always need a healthy mouth. To clean your dentures, you should gently scrub them with a soft-bristled toothbrush, or a toothbrush made for... read more »

Medication and Your Oral Health

Many Americans take some form of medication. It may be a prescription from a doctor, or a vitamin or other supplement. It might even be an inhaler. Many medications can impact your oral health, and sometimes those effects are negative. Different medications will have different effects. Because of that, when you come to see us at Bo Macdonald DDS, we... read more »