Caring for Your Dental Implant: The How To!

You might know that missing a tooth can be embarrassing and can make smiling uncomfortable, but had you heard that missing a tooth can also cause a number of problems? Luckily, there are several restoration options you can—and should—consider using to replace your missing tooth. A dental implant is one... Read more »

Fighting Cavities

What's the main point of having a great oral health routine? It's to keep your teeth in the best shape possible - and to eliminate, as much as possible, the probability of developing cavities in your teeth. However, fighting cavities isn't easy and we all can use a refresher course... Read more »

Foods to Improve Your Oral Health

One important technique for improving your oral health is keeping the right foods off your dinner plate. High concentrations of simple sugars and carbohydrates can bet turned into acids in our mouths capable of damaging tooth enamel. It is important to limit these ingredients in order to keep our teeth... Read more »

Saliva Has a Purpose

Have you ever wondered what the point of saliva is? Well, aside from helping break down the food you eat, it has some pretty important things to do in regards to your oral health. Without enough of it, your oral health can actually noticeably suffer. What does it do? When... Read more »

Water Flossers Can Clean Your Smile

If you are one who has trouble flossing each day, our dental team has a solution for you: Water flossers! Water flossers are great products that are beneficial and effective. They are small, wand-like tools that spray water in steady pulses. How to Use a Water Flosser Make sure the... Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry Is the Gift You Deserve

May cosmetic dentistry give you the gift everyone can enjoy for the holidays: a healthy, happy smile.  Our team of tooth-protecting superheroes at Oxford Lakes Dental Care strive to provide the best possible services we can for your teeth and gums. This season, consider the joys that cosmetic dentistry may... Read more »

How Different Types of Cavities Affect Your Teeth

What have you heard about cavities? Have you heard that tooth decay and cavities are related? You probably also know that there are a number of things you should do to prevent cavities, such as brushing and flossing regularly. You also know that you should visit your dentist to examine... Read more »

Dentures: The Answers to Questions About the Appliance

To help you know a little more about dentures in Oxford, Michigan, our Oxford Lakes Dental Care team has provided the answers to the following frequently asked questions: Q: What are the differences between complete and partial dentures? A: Complete dentures replace all of your missing teeth while partial dentures... Read more »

Insights on Providing Quality First Aid for an Injured Tongue

Accidentally biting the edge of your tongue while chewing gum or eating food rarely causes enough damage to warrant first aid. Unfortunately, there are rare instances when an accident, blow to the face or sports injury can result in a significant tongue injury. In a situation like this, Dr. Daniel... Read more »