Choosing the Right Toothbrush

Choosing a toothbrush might seem like a pretty simple task. After all, aren’t most brushes pretty similar? While pretty much any toothbrush will clean your teeth, some will do a more efficient job. Below, we will give you some tips so you can select the best brush for...

Cold Sores: Should I See My Dentist?

Cold sores are annoying and painful. But do they indicate a health problem? While it’s perfectly normal to these mouth sores every so often, some people get them frequently. Below, we will give you the facts about these little bumps. We’ll also tell you when it’s time...

Can You Eat After a Tooth Extraction?

Getting a tooth extraction can be intimidating, but knowing what to expect during your recovery can help you feel calm and prepared before your procedure. For most patients, knowing what they can eat and drink after their surgery is a top concern. Read on to learn...

Dental Tips For a Good Night’s Sleep

Sleep is a crucial part of our health and happiness, but getting a good night’s sleep can be easier said than done. If you are struggling to get enough sleep each night, you might have a dental problem. Below, we will explain the connection between oral health and...

Digital Vs. Traditional X-Rays for Oral Health

Is there really a difference between digital and traditional x-rays? Both accurately show dentists your teeth, so why would dentists prefer one type of x-ray over the other? At Pearl Dentistry, we use digital x-rays to check on the oral health of our patients. Read on...

The Teeth Fad

If you follow celebrity or health news religiously, you’re well aware that celebrities always seem to be trying something new. Sometimes these things click, and other times they just seem like crazy fads. One of the newest — oil pulling —  has yet to be...