15 Signs You Need To See A Dentist

Your teeth are sensitive to hot or cold Your gums are puffy and/or they bleed when you brush or floss You have fillings, crowns, implants,dentures or partials You don’t like the way your teeth look when you smile You have persistent bad breath or a bad taste in...

NOTICE of UPCOMING SITE MAINTENANCE

Dr. McGarry’s website will be down in the next week or so because it needs some important updates and will be getting a much-needed makeover. The office itself will remain open during their regular business hours. If you visit this site and see a temporary...

Should You Replace Your Silver Fillings?

You may have noticed that there are many types of fillings – silver, gold, white (tooth-colored) fillings-what is the story?- Many people have told us that  “they heard” silver fillings were very dangerous and should be replaced- First let’s...

Can Healthy Teeth Cause Memory Loss?

Can Healthy Teeth Cause Memory Loss? If someone you know or love has developed dementia, you know how much suffering can accompany this horrible condition. But can it have anything to do with dental health? Recently a study was done in Japan following 1566 elderly in...

Are You Gluing Sugar To Your Teeth?

Are you gluing sugar to your teeth? Fruity treats like raisins and dried fruits are so sticky that they have the effect of “gluing sugar to the the teeth”-Like and Share this with anyone who let their children or themselves snack on dried fruit and...

Mom and Dad are the First Dentists

Parents take a huge role in preventing cavities!  It important to know how to clean your babies mouth even before they are born.  Treatment for both cavities and gum disease are important for pregnant women because parents can pass bacteria to their newborns.  Even if...