The Toothbrush Facts You Might Find Interesting

Little did you know, there is more to your toothbrush than the facts that it can clean your teeth and gums, wash bacteria away, and help you prevent dental problems. In fact, there are details about your toothbrush that you never knew and that you might even find interesting. Our dentist, Dr. Jeff Olson, would like to help you understand... read more »

The Facts of Oral Hygiene: Toothaches

A toothache refers to pain felt within a tooth because of damage to your nerve endings. Usually, if a nerve ending is injured or harmed, it means that there is a hole in the tooth enamel somewhere and bacteria has entered the tooth and began to infect the pulp. An oral accident or injury may also be the root cause... read more »

Taking the Best Steps for Flossing

Nothing can distract you more like a piece of food in your teeth you just can’t get out with your fingers or tongue. At Oak Ridge Dental, we suggest the best option for you is using floss. This is a method that should be used daily in your dental care regimen along with brushing twice a day and visiting your... read more »