A Day in Dentistry: Tooth Hazard Risk Prevention

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Do you know of any tooth hazard risks your life that are constantly putting your teeth and gums in harm’s way? Did you know that by chewing on ice or other similar hard products you can easily cause microscopic fractures in your teeth and even cause tooth slippage or cracked... Read more »

Oral Health for the New Age: Mouthwash

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Did you know that mouthwash can be used for several oral health benefits beyond simply being a way to freshen your breath? Although mouthwash really can give you fresh breath, using the therapeutic mouthwash can go even deeper and eliminate the bacteria responsible for causing foul odors that escape your... Read more »

Toothache Assistance

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If you have a troubling toothache, then we are happy to help you! Our dentist, Dr. Jim Kelly with Dr. Jim Kelly Dentistry in Phoenix, Arizona, and the entire team understands the pain and burden a toothache can be, which is why we have provided this list of information to... Read more »

How to Care for Your Oral Health During Cancer Treatment

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Are you currently receiving treatment for cancer? If so, your dentist, Dr. Jim Kelly, encourages you to keep your smile in mind. Unfortunately, cancer treatments can affect the teeth and gums. In fact, you can experience mouth sores, dry mouth, sensitive gums, gum disease, jaw pain and infection. So, to... Read more »

Tips on Having a Healthy Smile for Valentine’s Day

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Valentine’s Day is a great day to spend time with loved ones. As you express your feelings to those around you, you don’t want to be worrying about toothaches and dental problems, right? Well, our dentist, Dr. Jim Kelly, is happy to help you by encouraging you to have a... Read more »

What is Dental Phobia?

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If you feel terrified going to the dentist or even thinking about going, or make excuses to not go, you may have a dental phobia, which is feeling irrational of dentists. For approximately 9%-15% of Americans, dental anxiety and phobia prevents them from experiencing a positive time. Dental phobia can... Read more »

Fun Tooth Brushing Facts

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Do you think you know all there is to know about toothbrushes? If so, you can find out now! Today, our dentist, Dr. Jim Kelly, will be happy to drop some toothbrush knowledge in your brain by sharing some fun facts about toothbrushes and brushing. Fact No. 1: The average... Read more »

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Dental Fillings

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As with all oral ailments, it is important to determine any risks your mouth may have for dental damage. If you are suffering from tooth decay, cavities can arise. Thus, it is important always make sure you're keeping your mouth clean by brushing and flossing daily, eating a balanced diet,... Read more »

The Signs and Treatment of Anemia Tongue

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You’ve probably heard the word “anemia” thrown around. Do you know what it is? Basically, it is a condition of the blood where there is a lack of healthy red blood cells or hemoglobin, the portion of the blood cell that binds oxygen. This creates fatigue, headaches shortness of breath,... Read more »