Protect Your Teeth from Injuries

Protect Your Teeth from Injuries

Every year, more than 3 million teeth will be knocked out in children’s sporting events alone. Sports injuries, accidents, and even hard food can result in teeth becoming loose or falling out completely. Luckily, the doctors at Jester and Saldivar can help...
9 tips to keep those teeth in shape

9 tips to keep those teeth in shape

1. Snack on cheese instead of fruit Snacking on sugary foods, including fruit, produces acid, which can weaken the enamel on your teeth. ‘Stick to three or four meals a day and keep your sugar consumption for mealtimes, to reduce the number of acid attacks. Less...
The Good Snacks for Kids Teeth

The Good Snacks for Kids Teeth

Any parent who has ever had their child begging for a snack will admit that providing a healthy snack is often challenging. Here is a list of healthy snacks that will not only curb your child’s hunger, but also help keep their teeth and gums healthy too. Dairy...
How to Floss: Paste, Wrap, and Shimmy

How to Floss: Paste, Wrap, and Shimmy

A regimen for the prevention of gum disease. Key techniques of the Paste, wrap and shimmy method. The benefits are not just dental. There are correlations between gum infection and systemic illness, stroke, heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, and even...
Preventing Gum Disease

Preventing Gum Disease

Periodontal disease, commonly called gum disease, is caused by a bacteria-laden substance called plaque that forms on your teeth after your eat. If not removed by brushing, plaque hardens into tartar and results in inflammation, infection, and ultimately destruction...