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Posted May 13, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health
Jonas E. Gauthier

Diabetes & Oral Health: What Your Dentist Sees

It’s no secret that diabetes is a health condition that must be treated because of the problems it can cause throughout the body—including your mouth.  Almost 26 million children and adults in the U.S.  suffer from diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association. Pineville dentist, Dr. Jonas Gauthier wants you to know the side effects […]

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Posted April 27, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health
Jonas E. Gauthier

What Are Those Bumps? Oral Tori

Unusual shapes and growths can be alarming anywhere in the body. If you’ve noticed hard bumps growing in your mouth, you might have oral tori.  What are Oral Tori? Tori (or a single torus) are bumps in the mouth made of bone tissue covered by gum tissue. They grow slowly and some people have them […]

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Posted April 13, 2022 / Blog, Patient Care
Jonas E. Gauthier

Don’t Get Kicked in the Teeth! The Importance of Mouthguards in Sports Safety

It’s no secret that residents of Pineville love sports! The folks around here work hard and play just as hard, whether it’s football, baseball, basketball, or numerous other high-impact sports that can cause harm to your family’s mouths—at least 13% of all oral injuries happen during sports activities. Today’s Dental wants you to know how […]

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Posted March 27, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health
Jonas E. Gauthier

What Happens in Your Mouth While You Sleep?

Ah, nighttime… the end of the day, the ceasing of work, and hopefully a good night’s sleep. But did you know things are still happening in your mouth all night long, even if you’re blissfully unaware of it? Dr. Jonas Gauthier, Pineville dentist sheds some light on the world of your mouth and everything going […]

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Posted March 13, 2022 / Blog, Dental Services, Dental Technology
Jonas E. Gauthier

An Orthodontics Overview

The root word “ortho” means “straight or upright.” Orthodontics— you guessed it – help make your teeth straight. But oh, how it can do so much more!  A lovely smile with straight teeth and an even bite is equal parts functional and beautiful – and thanks to scientific progress, all that can be yours. Orthodontics […]

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Posted February 27, 2022 / Blog, Patient Care
Jonas E. Gauthier

Choosing the Right Dentist

It’s no secret that Pineville residents are careful about how they choose medical professionals for their family, but sometimes it’s not easy to find everything you want in a dentist. Today’s Dental understands that choosing a dentist is no small feat, so we’ve put together this guide to picking a dentist for individuals and families.  […]

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Posted February 13, 2022 / Blog, Patient Care
Jonas E. Gauthier

How to Clean Teeth Like a Dentist

Oral hygiene is the foundation of good dental health. Brushing and flossing regularly is the best way to keep your smile healthy and clean. Consider this your personal cleaning tutorial on the art of dental hygiene, instructed by Dr. Jonas Gauthier and the skillful hygienists at Today’s Dental. Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Floss & Mouthwash Before we […]

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Posted January 27, 2022 / Blog, Dental Health
Jonas E. Gauthier

Can Plaque Cause Tooth Loss?

If you’ve ever gone too long between brushing your teeth, you know how slimy and dirty your teeth can feel. Some people lovingly call this layer of grime “teeth sweaters.” But it has a real name: plaque. Plaque is common but it can cause poor oral health if you ignore it. Read below for more […]

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Posted January 14, 2022 / Blog, Dental Technology
Jonas E. Gauthier

Do Whitening Strips Actually Work?

Whitening strips are among the most popular health and beauty products in Pineville. Brightening up your pearly whites is a great way to give your smile a boost, and with all the over-the-counter options, there’s no reason not to pick one up and try it out. Dr. Jonas Gauthier wants you to be informed about every […]

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Posted December 27, 2021 / Blog, Dental Technology
Jonas E. Gauthier

Dentistry in the Digital Age

Technology has changed nearly every aspect of human life and modern society. New tools, programs, and education can greatly improve your healthcare, too! Let’s say you need any kind of standard dental restoration for a cracked or missing tooth. From x-rays and impressions to surgery and installation, your whole treatment could be digital. We’re so […]

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