Dry mouth, also known as xerostomia is a condition which causes a parched or dry feeling in your mouth, which also can cause bad breath, a dry throat and cracked lips. This is when your mouth does not produce enough saliva to help moisten and clean your mouth from bacteria. Dry mouth often happens when […]

All the staff at the Mellow Family Dental Care wish you a Happy New Year filled with brand new exciting adventures, excellent health and good fortune

With the cold winter weather on its way it is important to know that dropping temperatures, and dry freezing winds can increase your risk for dental problems. You may find that your joints and muscles in your jaw are tight, you get cold/canker sores, chapped lips, dry mouth, and your teeth feel more sensitive. This […]

Have you been thinking about improving your smile for Christmas photos and parties, or to start your New Year’s off with a confident smile? You could treat yourself by booking yourself into the Mellow Family Dental Care for a dental cleaning, followed by an in office, or a take-home Pola Light whitening treatment so that […]

With so much gratitude, The Mellow Family Dental Care is closed this long weekend starting Friday November 11, 2022 to honor, celebrate, respect, and thank all of the heroes who sacrificed their lives to fight or have died for our freedoms.

Halloween is right around the corner which means a stockpile bag of free candy for both kids and adults. When all the excitement of costumes and candy die down do not forget that your teeth may need a little extra attention. Its ok to eat candy on Halloween, but it is important to have a […]

 What are dental bridges?  Dental bridges or “Permanent partial dentures” are a type of fixed dental appliances that literally “bridges” the gap left by missing teeth. They are used to replace one or more missing teeth. Because they are permanently attached to the teeth on either side of the gap, unlike dentures, they can only […]

Pregnancy is a very exciting time and is a lot to do to prepare for your new arrival. Having good dental habits are an important part of that preparation. Here are some tips that you can use to maintain good oral health during pregnancy: 🦷Tell your dentist if you are pregnant 🦷Tell your dentist the […]

Thanksgiving is a time of togetherness and gratitude, and we could not be more thankful for having such wonderful patients. All the staff at the Mellow Family Dental Care are wishing you and yours the happiest and most delicious of Thanksgivings.

According to research, the average woman smiles approximately 62 times per day, while the average man only smiles about 8 times per day. Why is it that women smile more often than men?    The Reasons   There are several reasons for this gender discrepancy, but one of the most important is muscle mechanics.  The Brain […]