What Are Dental Sealants?

July 17th, 2024

You’re constantly playing defense. Your child spends two minutes in the morning and two minutes at night carefully brushing and flossing with a fluoride toothpaste. You make sure sugary and acidic foods are not a major part of your diets. Your child visits our Richmond office for regular exams and cleanings. Really, how can a…
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When to Begin Dental Care for Your Baby

July 10th, 2024

Children’s oral health differs from the needs of adults in many ways. It’s vital for you to understand what your child needs to keep his or her teeth healthy. Dr. Rugama and our team are here to answer your questions to set you and your little one up for success. In-home dental care should start…
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Eat Well, Feel Good, Smile Better

July 3rd, 2024

Did you know that the most common oral health diseases are tooth decay and gum disease? Not so coincidentally, they are also the easiest to prevent. As much as we would like for the brushing and flossing to do all the work for us, in reality, we really are what we eat — and a…
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Taking Care of Your Toothbrush

June 26th, 2024

Did you know your toothbrush could be covered with almost ten million germs? We know … it’s gross! That’s why you should know how to store your toothbrush properly, and when it’s time to replace it. If you need to brush up on your toothbrush care knowledge, we’ve got you covered so brushing will always…
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