Your Mouth Says a Lot, Without Even Saying a Word

Did you know that seeing your dentist on a regular basis for cleanings could help you become aware of a potential health issue?  Oral health provides clues to your overall health. Studies have shown that your mouth can provide early warning signs for more than 90% of all systemic diseases, diseases that affect a number

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14 ways to keep your breath fresh this Valentine’s Day

If there’s one thing that can ruin the most romantic holiday of the year, it’s bad breath. In a recent Match.com survey, 45 percent of the 5,000 singles polled listed fresh breath as the most important consideration when prepping for a date and both women (71 percent) and men (58 percent) said that teeth matter

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Combat Common Dental Problems with Prevention in 2014

In the same way preventative maintenance is the best way to avoid major car problems, taking care of your teeth could save you a lot of headaches (and toothaches) this year. Here are some of the most common dental problems we see (and how to avoid them): 1. Gum Disease Gum disease is typically caused

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3 Tips for A Healthy New Year!

With 2014 officially upon us, many Nashvillians have kicked off their New Year’s resolutions. While people know eating right, tossing the smokes and exercising are all part of leading a healthier lifestyle, most are not aware of the overall health benefits of taking care of their teeth. Here are 3 common resolutions that also help

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The Food Drive Results Are In!

Last month we hosted our 2nd Annual Downtown Food Drive for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee. And we were blown away by the way you responded! We were overwhelmed by the compassion you showed and we are so grateful for everyone who donated or helped collect food for those in need. We’re truly

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It’s not too late to give a little and receive a little

Last week we launched our 2nd Annual Food Drive for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee. The donations have already started to pour in….  Give a little. Receive a little… While they say it’s better to give than to receive, we wanted to find a way to help you do both…. Because we’re so

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Make others smile with the donation of food this holiday season

One of things we love most at Downtown Dental is joining our patients and other downtown residents and employees to give back to our community. Last year, we teamed up with Barbieri Orthodontics to support the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee and help fight the battle of hunger in Tennessee. We were blown

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Play it safe: Protect your teeth this sports season

Fall sports season is in full swing here in Nashville. The Titans are making Nashville proud across the river at LP field. The Predators have returned to Smashville. And little league and high school sports are keeping families busy each weekend. While we love the excitement and joy fall sports bring, we’ve also seen how

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Dental Damage Prevention and Treatment Options During Chemotherapy

It’s widely known that October is breast cancer awareness month. Over the past few years, our country has done an incredible job increasing awareness about the disease and coming together to support the millions of women who have undergone treatment. Virtually everyone knows someone who has had to take on the trying and brutal battle

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BE WELL Event Recap

They said it couldn’t happen, but it did! A FUN trip to the dentist was had by all as more than 100 people attended our Inaugural BE WELL Party last Thursday. Guests enjoyed live entertainment from Josh Roberts and visited healthy local vendors while enjoying wraps from Wrapper’s DeLight, and a little beer and wine,

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