1. Learn the Anatomy of Your Teeth

    One of the first things you do each morning is brush your teeth, you eat with them every single day, you need them to talk, and you take care of them every single day. But have you ever wondered what your teeth are made of? Many of us have heard the word enamel, and if you have been to the dentist you certainly know about gum tissue, and you may have heard the word crown …Read More

  2. What to Expect From a Dental Cleaning

    A trip to the dentist isn’t something most people look forward to, but with common diets consisting of sugary drinks and habits that lead to unhealthy teeth, they are needed more than ever. The whole family will benefit from regular dental care. Family dental care can prevent tooth decay, remove the buildup of plaque, and determine if fillings or other procedures are ne…Read More

  3. Dental Care For The Elderly

    Growing older means many things about our bodies change, even our teeth. Following a strong dental care routine from a young age and throughout the years that follow will help your teeth and mouth to stay strong and will benefit you as you grow older. There are still health problems that can occur with elderly and it is important to maintain a schedule of appointments wit…Read More

  4. Caring For Your Dentures

    Dentures are often a necessary part of life and caring for them effectively is crucial for them to last longer, stay whiter, and prevent damages. Teeth, dental care, and dentures aren’t always a glamorous part of life, but when dentures are cleaned and treated correctly, there will be less worry and more time for enjoying your life. At First Hill Dental Center, our dent…Read More

  5. Tips On Getting the Most From Invisalign

    Wearing braces was bad enough as a teenager, don’t go through that torment as an adult. Why would you go through that when you can avoid the obvious metal shining on your teeth and the braces constantly irritating your mouth. With Invisalign, you can gradually straighten your teeth with a smooth plastic aligner that you don’t have to be self-conscious of and won’t i…Read More

  6. How Your Diet Affects Your Teeth’s Health

    During the holiday season, the last thing you want to worry about is how what you’re eating is affecting the health of your teeth. However, during any time of the year, is a good time to think about what you’re eating and what that is doing to your teeth. Diet is something that is on people’s minds every day, but you might be thinking about calories and fat content.…Read More

  7. When to Bring Children to the Dentist

    Along with the hundreds of other parenting duties, dental health is something that all parents should be aware of when you have a growing baby. How to care for their teeth at home and when to take children for their first dental checkup are questions new parents often ask. At First Hill Dental Center, we want to give your child the best dental care. Read on to learn more …Read More

  8. Who Are You Going to Call For an Emergency Dentist?

    If you are a parent of a child who likes to play rough, a competitive sports player, or just someone who injured their teeth, you don’t want to wait for a scheduled appointment with the dentist. Tooth or mouth pain can be extreme and waiting may only make it worse. When you have any of the following problems, contact your local emergency dentist, First Hill Dental Cente…Read More

  9. Top 5 Signs to See a Dentist

    As good as it feels to have a clean mouth after a visit to the dentist, no one looks forward to going to having their teeth poked at. It’s recommended to visit the dentist every 6 months, but there are times when you need to schedule an appointment when you’re in pain or notice something different going on in your mouth. Here are the top five signs you need to see a de…Read More

  10. How to Properly Floss

    Flossing is one of those things that causes grown men and women to all of a sudden get that, “I don’t want to!” feeling. It’s not fun, it’s not something you look forward to, but the importance of flossing is well known and is constantly being talked about. The good news is; it does get easier. The more often your teeth get exposure to flossing, the stronger they…Read More