Cold Sore or Canker Sore?

Cold sores and canker sores are two types of sores that can develop in and around the mouth, but they are caused by different factors and have different symptoms. Cold sores, also known as fever blisters, are caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV). They typically appear on or around the lips, but can also […]

Hydroxyapatite Enamel Remineralization

What is Hydroxyapatite? Hydroxyapatite is a naturally occurring mineral form of calcium phosphate, which is the main mineral component of teeth and bones. It is often used in bioceramic materials for dental and orthopedic implants because of its biocompatibility and ability to bond with living bone tissue. It is also used in toothpaste and other […]

Meet Our Hygienists! (Part 2)

We have the most amazing hygienists around! Click here to see part 2 and learn more about them and what they can do for you…

Meet Our Hygienists! (Part 1)

Learn more about our amazing dental hygienists here at Total Care Dental and Wellness and learn what they can do for you!

What Are Dental Cavitations?

What are Dental Cavitations?

Do you have the question “What are dental cavitations”? Read this blog to learn more about what they are and how to fix them!

New Patient Dental & Wellness Exam

We are excited to be your partner on your dental and overall wellness journey and are dedicated to providing you with the highest quality and most comprehensive dental and overall care.

How is Gum Disease Diagnosed and Treated?

The health of your gums and bone should be measured at every cleaning, or what we call at Total Care Dental your “wellness visit”. 

Your gums are measured to see how deep they are and how healthy they are. 

What Causes Gum Disease?

Learn more about the various causes of gingivitis and periodontitis including bacteria, nutrition, and more…

Gingivitis vs Periodontitis – The Mouth & Body Connection

80% of people have varying degrees of gum infection. This gum infection is usually talked about in two stages gingivitis and periodontitis, with periodontitis being the more serious condition.

Learn more about how your gum health can affect your overall health…