Dry Mouth

The saliva in your mouth keeps everything in your oral cavity moist and healthy. Sometimes a condition occurs among various patients called dry mouth which can happen when your salivary glands don’t produce enough saliva, and it can lead to gum disease, tooth decay, mouth sores, thrush infections, split skin, cracked lips, an increase of… Read more »

How to Help Your Child Feel Comfortable at the Dental Office

Do the sounds of dental drills haunt the dreams of your children? Do they cringe at the smell of fluoride in the air? If so, then we here at Morrison Dental Group have three tips on how to make your child’s next dental visit positive and enjoyable. The first tips is to try to avoid… Read more »

Your Summer Smile-Care To-Do List

To help you keep your smile in tip-top shape, Dr. Robert Morrison and our dental team have some helpful tips and information for you. If you take our tips into consideration, you can maintain strong and healthy teeth and gums as well as prevent major dental issues. No one wants cavities this summer, right? Right…. Read more »

Your Smile-Care Shopping List

In order for your oral hygiene routine to be effective, you need to have effective oral hygiene tools. To help you know which tools to use while you clean your smile, Dr. Robert Morrison and our dental team have a smile-care shopping list you can take to the store. The first product you should buy… Read more »

Upgrade Your Oral Health with Laser Dentistry

Have you considered the benefits that laser dentistry can provide? With the addition of lasers to the oral health field, your dental services can be done more precisely and effectively. Upgrade your oral health with laser dentistry. Here are just a few of the services that lasers can provide: – Cavities: If you have a… Read more »

Beat Cancer with Regular Oral Cancer Awareness Screenings

April is Oral Cancer awareness month and here at Morrison Dental Group, we are spreading awareness all month long. Did you know that with every six-month hygiene care appointment, you are screened for oral cancer? This is vital to your overall health as well as your smile because cancer which is detected early can often be… Read more »

What Is a Malocclusion?

What is a malocclusion? A malocclusion is a misalignment within your mouth caused by improperly fitted teeth or a misaligned jaw line. Thanks to modern technology, malocclusions can be fixed with orthodontic treatments to give you a straighter smile. Listed below are some of the most common types of malocclusions: Incisor Malocclusions: – Underbites, also… Read more »

A Lost Tooth Might Be Replaced by a Bridge Restoration

When a tooth is lost to untreated tooth decay, dental trauma, or treatment-based extraction, it can cause several complications. This could include the impaired ability to chew, slurred speech, or affected smile appearance. As time goes on, the nearby teeth could gradually react to the structural void, altering their positions. This could cause chips, dental… Read more »

What Is a Water Flosser and What Does It Do?

Did you know there is an interdental tool that works much the same way as dental floss does, but without the need for thread? It is called a water flosser, and it is designed to supplement your oral health care habits along with brushing your teeth to help prevent tooth decay and gum disease. Listed… Read more »

Men’s Oral Health: The Things that Threaten to Destroy Your Smile

Are you a man with a manly smile? If so, be careful. Your smile could be in grave danger. Sadly, there are things in the world today that can harm your teeth and gums and alter your oral health. This is why it’s important to do all you can to keep your smile in tip-top… Read more »