The Dry Mouth Test: Find Out What You Know

If you think you know all there is to know about dry mouth, it’s time to test your knowledge! The more you know about dry mouth, the better. In fact, the more you know, the better chance you have of preventing and treating the problem. So, our dentist, Dr. Manieka... Read more »

How Dental X-Rays Help Keep Your Smile Healthy

Getting an X-ray of your teeth may not always be terribly comfortable. For one thing, you have to bite on those weird plastic things and then hold really still. Otherwise, you have to get the pictures taken again. And no one wants that. Discomfort aside, dental X-rays are an important... Read more »

Aspects of a Super Smile: Dental Sealants

Have you ever heard of dental sealants? Did you know that dental sealants are tooth restorations designed to improve your smile by adding an additional layer of protection consisting of a thin coating applied directly to the chewing surfaces of teeth? Dental sealants are designed to help protect your teeth... Read more »

How to Handle Halitosis

Are you embarrassed about bad breath that won’t leave? Do you ever wonder how to rid yourself of persistent bad breath that lingers in your mouth? If so, we have exciting news for you! Our dentist, Dr. Manieka L. Green with Oasis Family Dentistry in Gilbert, Arizona, understands the ins... Read more »

Essential Oral Health Care Habits and Their Influence on Your Smile

Building a better smile has never been easier. Dentists have come up with a plethora of treatments and techniques to help increase your smile’s health to the highest levels possible. If you ever suffer an oral accident or injury, we can also provide restorations that can give you the smile... Read more »

How To Help Baby Teeth

Having a child depend on you is a huge responsibility. You have many cares, concerns and questions, many of which have no specific answer. Luckily, when it comes to teeth, there usually are answers. Let’s look at a common problem--Baby Bottle Tooth Decay--as well as what to do to prevent... Read more »

Tips for Relieving Tooth Sensitivity

Are you a victim of tooth sensitivity? If so, you’re not alone. Many people suffer from this dental problem, and if you’re like them, you’re most likely looking for a solution. Our dentist, Dr. Manieka L. Green, is happy to help you relieve your discomfort by giving you the tips... Read more »

When Should You See the Dentist?

If you have a toothache, or if you damage or lose a tooth, you will naturally want to schedule an appointment with your dentist. But emergencies aside, there are other times when you should plan a visit to your dentist’s office. Of course, you should see your dentist every six... Read more »

Toothbrush Tips for When You’re Sick

Are you interested in keeping your toothbrush in tip-top shape or minimizing the germ collection on your toothbrush while you’re sick? If so, you have come to the right blog. Our dentist, Dr. Manieka L. Green, has the tips and information you need to properly use your toothbrush while you’re... Read more »

The Naughty and Nice Dental Behaviors to Keep in Mind

As Christmas quickly approaches, you’re probably trying to stay on the nice list so you avoid getting coal for Christmas. As you do your chores and help your parents, you should also focus on being on the nice list for your smile. There are many naughty and nice dental behaviors... Read more »