The Facts About How Cigarettes Affect Your Teeth

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You probably know that smoking can have a negative impact on your overall health, but did you know that tobacco use can also have an impact on your oral health? Sadly, issues resulting from tobacco use can actually be quite severe. Smoking leads to bad breath and stained teeth. If... Read more »

What to Know About Gum Disease

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Did you know that approximately 75% of Americans over the age of 35 have some form of gum disease? Naturally, gum disease could cause minor problems—such as swollen or bleeding gums—or serious conditions like tooth loss. Sadly, gum disease can be difficult to identify. In fact, many people aren't even... Read more »

Oral Cancer Awareness Month: Get Your Screening

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Oral Cancer Awareness Month is nearly halfway over, and Riverdale Oral Health and Implant Center wants to make sure that you get your screening. Remember, your dentist is your first line of defense against oral cancer. The Oral Cancer Foundation (OCF) is encouraging a national screening campaign, in hopes of... Read more »