5 Ways You Can Treat Bleeding Gums

Bleeding gums can be tricky. While they are a common outcome of having gum disease, it is definitely not normal for your gums to bleed! You can avoid having problems with your gums and gum disease by brushing and flossing every day to remove harmful plaque and tartar. These tend to irritate sensitive gum tissue with their build-up of harmful... read more »

What’s Causing Your Bad Breath, and How Can You Treat It?

Do you struggle with chronic bad breath? Many people do, whether from their dietary habits, poor oral hygiene care or even untreated medical conditions like periodontal disease or a tooth infection. The American Dental Association estimates that at least half of adults experience halitosis at least once in their lives, and can even be accompanied by an unpleasant taste. Some... read more »

Fun Facts about Oral Hygiene

There’s no doubt about it: oral hygiene is absolutely essential for your oral health. This will prevent any costly treatments that may be needed in the future to repair your smile. Potomac Dental Centre is here to help educate you and provide a review on the basics of oral hygiene, which are as follows: You’ll want to brush your teeth... read more »