Archive for the ‘Oral Health’ Category

Oral Cancer Awareness Month

This month take a moment to assess you oral cancer risk and make sure you have a routine dental appointment scheduled with Dr. Robert J. Gauthier Jr., DMD, which includes an oral cancer screening. Oral cancer continues to be a…

Oral Cancer Screening Can be a Life Saver

It’s oral cancer awareness month- have you been screened for this growing health concern? Oral cancer has been on the rise globally and it is estimated that more than 8,000 deaths are attributed to this type of disease each year.…

Keep your smile healthy this holiday season! | Apex Dental

The modern American diet contains an ever increasing amount of added sugars and the approaching holiday season will mean more sweets for most of us! Controlling the amount of added sugars in our daily diet is not only important for…

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month | Northborough

A healthy mouth is one of the keys to a healthy body. That is why you want to schedule a dental appointment at least once every six months. A general dentist in Northborough, Massachusetts will not only check for gum…

Reasons to Maintain Good Dental Health | Northborough,MA

Clean, well-maintained oral care is important to the health of gums, teeth and the entire body. Many young and elderly people lose their teeth because of poor maintenance. To maintain teeth for long periods of time, it is important to…

Trick or Treat or Tooth Decay?

Over 90% of children go trick or treating each Halloween. A bag full of candy is a child's dream come true and a dentist's nightmare. Here are some tips from Dr. Gauthier at Apex Dental in Northbourough to keep your kids…

April is National Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Oral cancer that is not treated immediately can be life threatening, so it's important to keep regular appointments with the dentist to make sure that your mouth stays healthy. April is National Oral Cancer Awarness Month, so if your due…

The Importance of General Dentistry

General dentistry is often the first line of defense for the oral health and hygiene of a person. A general dentist looks at the entire mouth and surrounding area to make certain that a person is healthy and that there…