What Tools do Hygienists Use to Clean Teeth?

What Tools do Hygienists Use to Clean Teeth?

Have you ever gone to the dentist and been curious about that tray of shiny tools and what they’re for?  The dental hygienist has over a dozen tools to help keep your teeth healthy. PROBE Probes look like hooks and are used to assess gum health and measure pocket...
Meet Our New Hygienist, Michele Garnett!

Meet Our New Hygienist, Michele Garnett!

Please welcome Michele Garnett as our newest hygienist! Michele has over 20 years of experience and we are excited to have her at Breckenridge Dental Care! Get to know Michele in the Q&A below: Where are you from?  I am an Army brat of 18 years so I always answer...
Eating for Healthy Teeth

Eating for Healthy Teeth

New year, new healthy teeth! Now that the holiday feasting is behind us, it’s a great time to reset your eating habits to better help your teeth. When thinking about making a lifestyle change related to eating and your diet, we encourage you to consider the impact it...
Five Ways Winter Affects Oral Hygiene

Five Ways Winter Affects Oral Hygiene

It’s the end of December and, for many of us, the weather outside is starting to feel frightful. Harsh winter elements such as dry air and high winds can have a negative effect on your oral hygiene. Here are five ways winter months can affect your oral health and how...
Daily Habits That Could Be Causing Bad Breath

Daily Habits That Could Be Causing Bad Breath

Worried about your bad breath? There may be daily habits causing your bad breath that you’re not aware of. The most obvious is most likely not brushing or flossing daily – but we have a few factors that haven’t yet crossed your mind:  6 Habits that may be the Cause of...
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