Category: Education

Cosmetic dentistry

Smiling is such an integral part of our lives. We smile at almost all important times of our lives. Think about it. All the favorite pictures of ourselves that we like to put on social media are of us smiling. We pray every day to see the smiles of our loved ones. That is how […]

How do smoking and drinking affect the mouth?

After a night out, we take great care of ourselves the next day to get on from the hangover. We search the net for hacks and tricks and even take a day off to give rest to ourselves. But we do not wonder what happens to our mouths. Smoking and drinking do terrible things to […]

When to Change Your Toothbrush or your brush head?

INTRODUCTION: Nowadays, due to this rush in life, we barely give importance to our oral hygiene. Most of us take it for granted. Brushing your teeth is necessary, but what about the brush you are using to clean your teeth? When it comes to oral hygiene, it is essential to change your toothbrush frequently because […]

The Benefits of Using Mouthwash

The Benefits of Using Mouthwash Mouth Wash, which is also known as oral wash, is a liquid used to wash out harmful bacteria in your mouth to protect teeth and freshen breath. Adding a mouth wash to your daily dental routine can be very helpful. Many types of mouthwash contain antiseptic which helps wash out […]

Is Your Nutrition the Problem to Poor Dental Health?

Did you know that nutrition plays a large role in your dental health? While brushing and flossing daily is needed to have a healthy smile, what we are eating everyday can either help or damage our smile. High sugar foods or starchy foods help feed the harmful bacteria that can  lead to tooth decay and […]

5 Tips & Tricks to a Better Dental Routine

Do you feel that you’re not getting the best clean when going through your dental routine? Your daily routine should include flossing and brushing twice a day but some days this doesn’t feel like enough. Your dental routine is very important and we want to keep your dental health in the best condition. This blog […]

2023 POLICY ENFORCEMENT ANNOUNCMENT!

Due to an unfortunate and dramatic rise in NO CALL/ NO SHOW/LATE CANCELLATIONS of appointments we will be enforcing our existing policy of charging $50.

This is not something we like to do and have been able to be lenient in the past. However, the dramatic rise is affecting our ability to provide care in a timely manner to the patients that are able to commit to their appointment times.

We appreciate your attention to this change.

 

Thank you,

 

Dr. Berkers

Berkers Family Dentistry