Gagging can be such a problem for some people that they refuse to go to the dentist because of it. But did you know there are ways to ensure you don’t gag the next time you’re in for a cleaning? Read our blog post to learn some easy ways to get that gag reflex under control.
Wisdom teeth earned their name because they are the final set of molars that humans receive. Read our blog post to learn more about wisdom teeth, including the chances of wisdom teeth eventually erupting in older adults.
At Royal Oak Family Dental, Dr. Flesher, DDS and our staff welcome new and innovative approaches to dental care. We proudly offer advanced dental technology to all of our patients. Technology is always evolving and the advancements allow us to accurately diagnose and treat all of your dental needs. Keeping up to date on advancements […]
Is anyone sad about saying a final farewell to summer? Summer’s been good to us, hasn’t it? Family vacations, pool time and sleeping in have been a treat! Lazy summer days with no homework, loose schedules and lounging around a pool has been great. However, some of us crave the schedule and routine that fall […]
As part of Royal Oak Family Dental’s preventative dental care we offer oral cancer screenings. An oral cancer screening is one of the most effective ways to discover malignant growths in the early states. According to the American Dental Association approximately 49,750 will be diagnosed with oral cancer and cancers of the throat, tonsils and […]
Almost ten percent of the American population suffers from Diabetes. If you have Diabetes, book your appointment with Dr. Flesher at Royal Oak Family Dental for a cleaning and checkup. There are many considerations that you need to keep in mind if you have any type of diabetes. During your appointment we will discuss with […]
It won’t be very long before warmer weather brings outdoor sports and mid-week practices into your family’s busy schedule. Whether you have a child that plays baseball and football or one that’s a gymnast, there’s something you should know. Dental emergencies are one of the biggest types of sport related injuries. Namely, broken teeth. How […]
A professional “deep cleaning” refers to the process when our hygienist cleans your teeth below the gum line in areas of active gum disease. It’s also not exactly optional in the way that deciding what method to clean your carpets with. You don’t just opt to get a deep cleaning to avoid the need for […]
Aromatherapy is something that has been used for many years. Essential oils used in aromatherapy were really man’s first medicines. When viewing ancient hieroglyphics and manuscripts, we have found that priests and physicians have been using oils for thousands of years. Well-preserved oils were even found in King Tut’s tomb. There were entire temples dedicated […]