Dental Anxiety

Dental Anxiety is very common. All too often patients will tell us how much they “hate” coming to the dentist! In our practice we recognize this, and strive to help our patients overcome their fears and apprehensions about dentistry. Please let us know how...

Why Sealants??

Sealants can be a great way to help prevent decay from getting to your permanent , unrestored molars. Though there is no guarantee that you will not get cavities if you have sealants placed, they do help. Click on the photo above to read about the benefits. Please...

Feed My Starving Children Service day

On Saturday July 23rd Gilbert Smiles participated in a mobile packing day at Central Christian Church for “Feed My Starving Children.” This is a great organization that packages meals for families in 3rd world countries, that would otherwise not have food...

Your Childs First Dental Visit

People always ask “When should my child have their first dental appointment?” Here are some helpful hints on how to gage that. Please click on the above article for some helpful...

Floss the Teeth You Want to Keep!

5 out of 5 dentists recommend flossing.  Why?  Because any leftover food that sits in between your teeth will eventually become a bad bacteria. This bacteria can attach to hard surfaces like the enamel that covers your teeth. If the bacteria is not removed, it...