Try Water Flossers if Threaded Floss Gets You Down

Are you tired of threaded floss bothering your fingers or gums? If so, we have exciting news for you to hear! Water flossers are an excellent tool that uses a beam of water to clear away bacteria from your teeth and in your gumline. Because they have been so successful,... Read more »

Dental Anxiety Relief 101

If you need a crash course on finding relief for your dental anxiety, then you have come to the right place! Dental anxiety is a common concern for people across the nation, which is why our friendly dentists, Dr. Boyd, Dr. Jenney, and Dr. Lee with AV Dental Wellness Group... Read more »

How to Keep Cavities at Bay

Cavities are a danger to your smile. In fact, they are one of the most prevalent dental problems in the world today, which is why our dentist, Dr. Bradford Boyd, encourages you to keep cavities at bay. Cavities are caused by the interaction of the bacteria in the plaque on... Read more »

Gum Disease Prevention

If you’re interested in keeping your smile free from gum disease, you’re on the right track. Gum disease is a very serious and destructive dental issue that should be avoided at all costs. So, our dentist, Dr. Bradford Boyd, is happy to know that you want to avoid this issue... Read more »

The Use of Lasers in Dentistry

Laser dentistry is a relatively new technology and lasers are not yet universally used by all dentists, but it is becoming more mainstream.   The benefits of laser use in dentistry are manifold. The intense beam of light can cut like a sharp knife, sterilize, and cauterize the wound at... Read more »

What Are Some Signs That Indicate the Need for Root Canal Treatment?

If you’re wondering if you need a root canal treatment, then the best thing to do is to always contact AV Dental Wellness Group and schedule an appointment with our dentists, Dr. Boyd, Dr. Jenney, and Dr. Lee. Your dentists will be happy to meet with you, examine your smile,... Read more »

Mouthguards Protect Your Smile and Oral Health

Do you wish to prevent oral injury? If so, you have come to the right blog. Our dentist, Dr. Bradford Boyd, is happy to help you prevent oral injury by encouraging you to protect your smile with a mouthguard when you participate in high-contact sports and activities. It’s also recommended... Read more »

Teach Your Smile New Tricks: Dental Anxiety Treatments

  How would you like to treat your dental anxiety? Would you say you're doing everything you can to effectively improve any issues associated with stresses or worries from visiting your dentist or receiving oral health care treatments? Fortunately, there new oral health procedures that can be used. If you... Read more »

Protect Your Smile, Protect Your Heart

Did you know that gum disease is associated with heart disease? The American Heart Association has linked moderate to advanced stages of gum disease as placing patients at greater risk for heart disease than people who have healthy gums. In fact, the condition of your smile can indicate to your... Read more »

A Dental Filling Might Be Needed to Treat a Small Area of Tooth Decay

Tooth decay is often attributed to poor oral hygiene habits. Forgetting to thoroughly brush your teeth each morning and night or failing to floss at least once per day can leave food particles and plaque in your mouth. These bacterial deposits can demineralize tooth enamel or cause small areas of... Read more »