A weight, measuring tape, and healthy food represent starting healthy habits for the new year

Say “Hello” to These 5 Healthy Habits for the New Year

By Serene Oaks Dental

  We’re at that time of the year again where we wrap up 2016 and look forward to 2017, which means it’s time to think of your New Year’s resolutions. Have you developed your list? Everyone at Serene Oaks Dental wants you to live a healthy life, so we’ve gathered our top five healthy habits for […]

Give Your Teeth a Fighting Chance: Avoid These Dental Enemies

By Serene Oaks Dental

  Your teeth have many friends: toothpaste, floss, fluoride, water, healthy foods, and of course, your North Oaks Dentist, Dr. Horn! But did you know the health and well-being of your pearly whites could be under attack from dental enemies? It’s true! You might be able to identify a few smile nemeses – candy and soda might have […]

Ask Dr. Horn: “What Type of Floss Should I Use?”

By Serene Oaks Dental

When you walk down the oral care aisle at your local drugstore, you might be completely overwhelmed by the dizzying array of floss options! Unwaxed, waxed, tape, flavored, unflavored, picks…how do you choose the right floss for you? Is one type better or more effective than others? No matter which option you choose, it’s imperative […]

A closeup of a woman's smile

How Do I Make My Oral Health Last a Lifetime?

By Serene Oaks Dental

Often taken for granted, tooth enamel wages a relentless battle against bacteria, sugar, and acid in an effort to prevent cavities and tooth decay. Of course, your teeth still require your assistance in order to maintain a healthy, happy smile. What should you do? Take a moment to learn about tooth enamel, restorations, and why you […]