Don’t Let Halitosis Haunt Your Holidays

Polaris dentist-bad breath

Halitosis is more than just morning breath.  It is a chronic, or persistent, bad odor that doesn’t go away with brushing alone.  Halitosis is a result of any number of oral problems.  If you suffer from chronic bad breath, you may have anxiety about mingling at your holiday parties this year.  The good news is […]

Pacifier Use and Caring for Your Child’s Teeth

Pacifier and oral care

Dr. Young, our Polaris dentist, often gets questions from concerned parents related to pacifiers and the way in which they might affect the overall oral health of a child.  The good news is that it is common for a young infant to use a pacifier; it brings comfort and soothes the child when they are […]