Categories for Oral Health


woman flossing her teeth

3 Tips for Flossing

August 12, 2022 7:11 pm Published by

Did you know that you should be flossing once every day? Flossing cleans the 40% of your tooth’s surface that brushing does not cover, including those hard-to-reach areas where food particles get trapped. If you’re not flossing as regularly as you should, there’s no time like the present to incorporate it into your oral hygiene routine. Read our blog post for three tips for getting started!

woman holds her jaw in pain with a TMJ disorder

Can TMJ Disorders Damage Your Teeth?

August 5, 2022 6:44 pm Published by

If you’re living with a TMJ disorder, you know that it can lead to painful problems when chewing or talking, among other issues. That might seem bad enough, but TMJ disorders can also damage your teeth. Check out our blog post where we shed some light on how diagnosing and treating TMJ disorders can help protect your pearly whites.

young girl points to her front tooth

Is Your Child in Our Healthy Smiles Club?

June 29, 2022 6:19 pm Published by

Our team understands that it can be challenging for parents to ensure their child is brushing, flossing, and using mouthwash daily. It’s no secret that children are fans of sweet treats and likely prefer not to sit in a dental chair. However, dental care just got more fun for your child! Check out our blog post to learn about our Healthy Smiles Club for kids.

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How Often Should I Replace My Toothbrush?

April 5, 2022 6:28 pm Published by

Just like any item you use daily; it will be subject to natural wear and tear. You use your toothbrush at least twice a day, every day, so you will need to replace it! Check out our blog post for what you need to know about how often to replace your toothbrush, and which style of toothbrush best suits you!

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Best of the Best Award Winner

March 25, 2022 6:24 pm Published by

Dental visits may not be your favorite thing. But if you've had a visit with us at Vista Ridge Family Dentistry, you know how much our team strives to provide our patients a comfortable and welcoming environment. Read our blog post for a look at other reasons our practice achieved a 2021 Best of the Best award and recognition by Hill Country News for dentistry.