Donate to Our Local Food Bank!

Here at New Hampshire Family Dentistry, we will be collecting non-perishable items until November 15th to help support local families in the area over the Thanksgiving Holiday! We are aiming to collect as much food as we can to help these families this season. We are working together with the... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

The Insight on Aging and Your Oral Health

With age, it becomes important to take care of our health correctly. Adjusting the care of your health over time is vital to leading healthy lives. The same is true for your oral health care. Your smile’s health is essential and needs to be maintained throughout your life. Our dentist,... Read more »

Where Is the Line Between a Thumbsucking Habit and Hazard?

Does your child have a thumbsucking habit that causes you concern? Thumbsucking is a common practice for young children, but it can pose a risk to oral health. We offer some insight into when thumbsucking can become hazardous and how you can encourage your child to quit. Many children suck... Read more »

Root Canal Retreatment

Despite their bad reputation, root canals can be very beneficial. In many cases, a root canal can save a tooth that might have otherwise needed to be extracted. In a root canal, the dentist removes the infected tooth pulp from the center of the tooth, cleans the chamber, seals the... Read more »

Oral Health Wonders: Dental Floss

Are you aware of the benefits of using dental floss correctly? If you haven't already done so, add an interdental cleaning tool such as dental floss into your oral health care repertoire immediately. Although brushing is considered highly effective and essential for keeping your mouth free and clean of debris... Read more »

Avoid These Five Canker Sore Triggers

While canker sores are rarely a serious issue, they nevertheless result in significant discomfort and can be very irritating. These ulcers are small and shallow, occurring in the soft tissues of the gums and inner lips, and may appear unexpectedly and linger for days. We invite you to take steps... Read more »