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The Myth About Root Canals

Are you facing a root canal treatment? Many believe that root canal therapy is painful. The truth is that the public notion of root canal treatment is astonishingly dated. Older techniques were such a grueling experience that people who have never had them are willing to avoid them like the plague based on secondhand rumor […]

Scrape That Tongue

You brush. You floss. That’s all well and good, but you shouldn’t forget that the bacteria in your mouth is clinging to more than just your teeth. This is why our Lynnwood dental clinic advises that you remember to clean your tongue as a regular part of your oral hygiene routine. Indeed, your tongue has […]

The Trouble with Whitening Toothpaste

Whitening Toothpaste Have you ever considered whitening toothpaste as an alternative to the professional whitening treatments of our Lynnwood dental clinic? If you have, you may want to think again. Not only can no at-home product truly replicate the kind of treatment you can get with an in-office whitening, but so-called “whitening” toothpastes may in […]

What Causes Crooked Teeth?

“Malocclusion” describes when your teeth aren’t fitting together properly.  This can be very uncomfortable, making it difficult to eat, speak, or clean your teeth properly.  Song’s Lynnwood dental center can help you in avoiding this unfortunate condition, which starts with looking out for the following risk factors: Bad habits like thumb-sucking or mouth-breathing at a […]

Why Are My Teeth Getting Stained?

We whiten a lot of teeth at our Lynnwood dental clinic, and many patients want to know what they can do to keep their teeth white.  Many of them are already aware of the bigger threats to their enamel: they eschew smoking, coffee, candy and soda, and yet they still routinely find themselves with a […]

Plaque and Tartar: What’s the Difference?

When you go in for a cleaning with our Lynnwood dental clinic, you’ll probably hear the words “plaque” and “tartar” a lot. Some people make the mistake of thinking that these terms are interchangeable, and this shows an unfortunate lack of understanding in the harmful build-up that afflicts your mouth. In simple terms, plaque is […]

The Ins and Outs of Teething

Got a new baby? Not looking forward to the teething? Your Lynnwood dental clinic can help. It can be a tough phase for an infant, but there are ways for you to help your little one to ride it out in comfort and make sure that he or she has a good and healthy start […]

Is Your Toothbrush Contaminated?

Be Aware of the Germs and Bacteria on your Toothbrush If you share a bathroom with other people, you may need to watch out for your toothbrush. According to a study presented at this year’s meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, your chance for finding human feces on your toothbrush is roughly 60%. Further, […]