How Often Should You Replace Your Toothbrush | Advanced Dentistry of Collegeville

How Often Should You Replace Your Toothbrush

As important as brushing your teeth is, changing your toothbrush regularly is just as important when it comes to healthy teeth and gums. Most dentist recommend changing your toothbrush every three months. The reason for this is because toothbrushes can become dirtier quicker. Another reason why it’s important to change your toothbrush is because of…

Oral Hygiene Habits People Don't Know About | Collegeville Advanced Dentistry

Oral Hygiene Habits People Don’t Know About

We all think we know how to properly take care of our oral health; however, for most people, there are key steps that are often forgotten. We’re going to take you through some important steps for your oral health that are either forgotten are most people don’t know exist. Replacing Your Toothbrush Replacing your toothbrush…

Virtual Consultation

Virtual Sleep and Implant Consultations We’re now offering virtual Sleep Dentistry and Dental Implant Consultations. Dr. Silva we be able to virtually consult with you about your case, and potential treatment plan. While we are still unable to open our office to regular patients, this is a new process we are offering to help identify…

How to Keep Your Teeth White Advanced Dentistry of Collegeville

How to Keep Your Teeth White Tips

There are many ways to make your teeth whiter. Whitening treatments and whitening strips are the most common ways to keep your teeth white. Although these methods of helpful and show results, they do not last forever. Here are some ways to keep your smile looking bright and white. 1. Try to avoid food or…

Keep Your Gums Healthy | Advanced Dentistry of Collegeville

How to Keep Your Gums Healthy

Many people will focus solely on the care and health of their teeth. While this is extremely important, it is also vital to focus of the care and health of your gums in order to prevent gingivitis (gum inflammation) and periodontitis (gum disease). Here is a list of things you can do to keep your…

Benefits of Using an Electric Toothbrush | Advanced Dentistry of Collegeville

Benefits of Using an Electric Toothbrush

Morning routines consist of several tasks—making your bed, washing your face, doing your hair, and what some may argue is the most important: brushing your teeth. Although this is something everyone should do every single day, it is often not done correctly. Electric toothbrushes can help make this morning task much easier than a standard…

Halloween Candy | Advanced Dentistry of Collegeville

Halloween Candy VS Your Teeth

The Halloween season is upon us, which means so are the candies that you or your child will be enjoying. It comes as no surprise that candy isn’t great for your teeth, but some candies are better than others. Let’s look at a few examples of popular Halloween candies and how they affect your teeth.…

worst foods for teeth | Collegeville Advanced Dentistry Collegeville

Stay Away From These Foods!

Chances are, your dentist has told you on multiple occasions to brush twice daily, floss, and not to eat a lot of candy (or any at all!) It’s not that us dentists are trying to take all the fun out of eating, however it’s important to know what food is okay for your teeth and…