Author Archives: Christopher Swisher DDS

Don’t Forget to Floss!

     Don’t Forget to Floss!  An easy way to show your kids how to floss is to demonstrate the proper technique. And what better way to do that than with a glove, paint, and yarn…who doesn’t like to paint? Put the glove on your hand and coat it with chocolate frosting. While holding your […]

Handy Fact Sheet for Parents on Bacteria that Cause Cavities

Parent Fact Sheet on Caries Bacteria The following is an excerpt from www.mychildrensteeth.org a website about oral health specifically designed for parents.  Did you know that cavities are caused by germs that are passed from adult to child? Babies are born without the bacteria that causes caries- the disease that leads to cavities. They get […]