The Best Advice for Caring for Your Teeth

When it comes to taking care of your teeth, you may already know to brush your teeth and go to the dentist regularly, but optimal dental care goes beyond these basics. The more care you put into your oral health now, the better off your teeth will be in the future. Here’s some of the […]

What to Expect from Professional Teeth Whitening at Your Dentist

If you’d like whiter teeth and have been unsuccessful with at-home whitening kits, you might be interested in asking your dentist about professional whitening treatments. Getting your teeth whitened at the dentist’s office is a little different from doing it yourself, so here are a few things to expect. Stronger & More Effective The treatment […]

Trendy Toothpastes Make Great Stocking Stuffers for Kids

Give your kids the gift of good dental hygiene this year by skipping the sugary treats in their stockings and giving them fun flavored toothpastes to try out in the new year. Kids’ toothpastes have come a long way, and there are lots of cool designs with yummy flavors without all the artificial additives that […]

Why Does the Cold Make My Teeth Hurt?

Tooth sensitivity to cold weather and cold food or drinks affects many people. It causes people to avoid eating their favorite sweet foods, drinking that glass of wine and even smiling just because they’re outdoors! With Dr. Vann’s help, it is possible to get down to the root cause of your tooth sensitivity. Here are a couple of explanations […]

4 Crafty Ideas for Dental Floss this Christmas

At Vann Family Dental, we’ve noticed that there is a chill in the air and the holidays are quickly approaching. Now is the perfect time to start getting crafty with your kids and we love seeing ideas that have that special dentist’s flair. We’ve found some fun and creative ways to use dental floss (we […]

3 Dos and Don’ts For Your Smile

If you want a healthy smile (and who among us doesn’t?) you can’t just sit back and wait for it to happen. Just like improving any aspect of your body, you have to work for it. Fortunately, some changes are relatively straightforward. To get a head start on keeping your pearly whites looking their best, […]

Why Do I Need Fluoride Treatment?

Vann Family Dental offers many treatments to help keep your whole mouth clean and healthy. One of the most common ways to keep teeth strong and prevent tooth decay is fluoride treatments. While using a fluoride rinse is common during a child’s regular teeth cleaning, many adults may not understand the importance of having a fluoride […]

Most Interesting Advances in Dental Care

The dental industry has made some truly amazing advances recently. As a result of the most interesting advances in dental care, there are more options available than ever before that you and your dentist can use to create a healthy and beautiful smile that you’ll be proud to show off. High-Tech X-Rays for Improved Dental […]

Paying for Dental Care After You Retire

Seeing a dentist is important at any age, and senior citizens are no exception. Unfortunately, since Medicare plans don’t cover most dental procedures, many seniors are left wondering how to pay for dental bills after they retire. If you’re one of a small number of retirees who has dental insurance with your retirement benefits, consider yourself […]