Dentistry News & Updates from 4th Avenue Dental Clinic

Do you really know how to brush your teeth.. properly?

You've (hopefully) been brushing your teeth yourself since you were little but do you really know if you're doing it right?

How Not To Brush Your Teeth

If you watch people on movies or TV, or even on commercials, they usually scrub back and forth with lots of foam and spitting. However, that's not very effective and...
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Would you like your dental treatment on the beach?

Imagine that you are walking along a beach on a nice sunny day. Waves are lapping gently on the shore, children are building sandcastles, and seagulls are soaring overhead. As you turn to continue along the rugged coast path on your calm and relaxing stroll you suddenly hear your dentist say "We're all done, you can take...
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Do your wisdom teeth need to be removed?

Wisdom teeth are actually third molars. Tucked away in the furthest reaches of your mouth, they are easy to forget. Except when they are erupting or aching.

Do your wisdom teeth need to be removed? If so, when and why?

  • Wisdom teeth are usually the last ones to erupt. Sometimes they never do!
  • To erupt normally, there must be enough...
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10 Ways to Detect Bad Breath & What To Do About It

One of the things in life that no one is wants bad breath. Or to be too close to those who do. Bad breath can be occasional, mild, or severe depending on the cause, which can range from food to an underlying medical condition. However, there are many ways to restore fresh breath so read on.. Don't...
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