2019 Bedford Blues and BBQ Festival

We’ve marked Labor Day weekend on our calendars every year because there is no better way to send off summer than with the Bedford Blues and BBQ Festival. In the ten years since its inception, the festival has grown to receive national attention as a feast for the senses. Music lovers and barbecue connoisseurs unite to celebrate our love of... read more »

Custom Mouthguards for a Hard-Knock Life

You might think that custom mouthguards are only necessary for athletes playing contact sports such as football or lacrosse. Athletes involved in such sports should consider their mouthguards essential equipment, but even non-athletes can benefit from wearing mouth protection in certain situations.  Here are three reasons that you or a family member could be a candidate for a custom mouthguard.... read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry From A to Z

A great smile can be the most attractive feature of your face. A smile helps express your health, success, youth, and sincerity. It’s a part of your identity, so it’s important that you’re happy with how your smile looks. Our practice brings the best of cosmetic dentistry to Bedford. We have many different techniques to restore your natural smile or... read more »

Overdue for a Visit to Your Family Dentist? No Shame, No Judgment

I have a friend who hired a personal trainer. At one point, this friend fell off the diet-and-exercise bandwagon. Out of embarrassment, she wouldn’t go back to see her trainer. A trainer was exactly what she needed to get back on track, but pride got in the way. That’s when I realized that people who are overdue for a visit... read more »

Watch Your Mouth…for Oral Cancer

While we’re quick to take note of the many benefits of regular dental exams, one important feature that’s included in the routine exams is the oral cancer screening in our Bedford practice. Early detection and diagnosis leads to early treatment, and your dentist is the first line of defense against oral cancer. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and I... read more »

Spring Cleaning — for Your Teeth!

Bedford teeth cleaning The coming of spring means that it’s time to deep clean our homes, unclutter the closets, and scrub the baseboards. But it’s also a great time for some spring dental cleaning as well! If it’s been more than six months, then it’s time to schedule your next teeth cleaning. While we’re at it, let’s take the opportunity... read more »

Dental Decisions: How to Find the Best Dentist in Your Area

In the US, over 30 percent of adults between 20 and 44 have untreated cavities. You can chalk some of that up to poor brushing or flossing, but many adults never or rarely see a dentist. Infrequent dentist visits can stem from several sources. Many people suffer from some level of dental phobia. They also worry about the cost, potential pain, or... read more »

Healthy Teeth, Happy Mouth: Easy Tips to Improve the Health of Your Teeth

Healthy teen mouth Do you suffer from anxiety about the condition of your teeth like 20% of Americans? Are you one of the 44% of the nation that has untreated tooth issues?  Dental care is an important issue that affects us our entire lives. Brushing our teeth is just one part of it.  Not sure what you can do to improve your smile?... read more »

Brush and Clean in Between

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, so it’s a great time to brush up on dental hygiene for children. Kids often need a little extra help with personal care, relying on parents, educators, and their Bedford dentist to encourage healthy brushing habits. This year’s slogan for National Children’s Dental Health Month (NCDHM) is “Brush and clean in between to... read more »

Sticking to It — Making Goals a Reality

A point of transition in our lives often feels like an opportunity for a makeover. Whether we’re entering the next grade as a student, starting a new job, or celebrating the new year, we think of these moments as a chance to change something about ourselves. You might say to yourself, “I’m going to be more organized,” or “I’m going... read more »