Foods That Help Your Smile

We all want to take care of our bodies, and feed them the best foods for our continued health. Did you know that a healthy diet affects your mouth, as well? Let’s take a look at some of the best foods you can choose for a healthy smile. Dairy: If... Read more »

Tips for Selecting the Right Toothpaste for Your Smile

Because there are many different types of toothpaste available, choosing the right toothpaste for your smile can be difficult. However, with Dr. David McKenna’s help, it’s possible. Our dentist is happy to help you choose the right toothpaste for your teeth and smile by encouraging you to select a paste... Read more »

The Characteristics to Look for in Mouthwash

Are you in search for a new mouthwash? If so, our dentist, Dr. David McKenna, is more than happy to help you choose a mouthwash that is right for you and your smile. As you may already know, there are many different types of rinses that can help you in... Read more »

Enamel Erosion Can Be Prevented With Fluoride

If you frequently struggle with tooth sensitivity to the point that it is negatively affecting the quality of your life, it could be caused by a number of dental issues. The most common cause of tooth sensitivity and its main worsening factor is the erosion of tooth enamel. While tooth... Read more »

Achieve Optimum Holiday Health with Enhanced Oral Health Care Treatments

Your holiday smile can suffer from numerous ailments and forms of dental damage if you're not careful. Even simple lifestyle choices and bad habits in your everyday life can severely hinder your oral health if you're not careful. Thus, it is important to make sure you are exercising caution with... Read more »

Yearly Oral Health Reminders: Toothbrushing Techniques

As toothbrushing remains the go-to oral health care treatment method to improve your smile, it is important to make sure you are using proper tooth brushing techniques. However, remember that even though toothbrushes are highly effective, they cannot reach all areas of your teeth, so be sure to floss every... Read more »

Why Daily Tooth Brushing Matters

Do you know what happens to your oral health when you skip brushing your teeth? Our dentists and team are here to warn you of the dangers of not brushing your teeth twice a day. While it may not seem significant once in a while to fall asleep at night... Read more »

Simple Tips to Help Remove a Hard Piece of Food Stuck in Your Gumline

It’s not unheard of for a food particle to get stuck between your teeth. This is more likely to occur with meat fibers, nuts, and seeds. However, most of the time the offending food item tends to work itself out. However, there are other times when a hard piece of... Read more »

What Could Be Causing Your Facial or Jaw Pain?

If you have problems with jaw pain, you are not alone. Many of our adult patients experience chronic jaw or facial pain for one reason or another. If you are noticing tenderness in your jaw, headaches, pain in an ear, you may be having problems with your jaw or face.... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at McKenna Family Dentistry, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »