Dental Jargon: Frenum

A frenulum (or frenum, plural: frenula or frena, from the Latin fr?nulum, “little bridle”, the diminutive of fr?num) is a small fold of tissue that secures or restricts the motion of a mobile organ in the body.   Essentially, frenum in your mouth are little muscle attachments that can be found in several…

Tip of the week: Close the lid

You should not keep your toothbrush near a toilet.

The airborne particles from the flush can travel up to a distance of 6 feet. Yuck!

If you have a small restroom, the best you can do is close that lid when you flush!

Remember to change out your toothbrush

every three months or after an illness.

Go Easy!

look closely

  Needless to say, if your toothbrush bristles look like this, it’s time to throw your old friend away.  Flared bristles and damaged fibers give bacteria lots of hiding places and you don’t want the tool you use to clean…

Our First Photo Contest!

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