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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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Posted December 13, 2021 / Blog, Dental Services
Jonas E. Gauthier

Professional Dental Cleanings Make a Big Difference

You’ve been hearing it for years – “make sure to visit Dr. Jonas Gauthier twice a year for your regular cleanings.” Just in case you’ve ever wondered why regular dental cleanings are so important, Today’s Dental would like to take this opportunity to let Pineville residents in on some information you don’t often hear. Let […]

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Posted November 27, 2021 / Blog, Dental Services
Jonas E. Gauthier

The Good, The Bad & The Crossbite

If your teeth or jaw don’t line up well with each other, you may have a crossbite. Dr. Jonas Gauthier, Pineville dentist explains more about this condition, its effects, and what you can do to treat it below. A Good Bite In a perfect world, your teeth would all be straight, and your upper jaw […]

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Posted November 13, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health
Jonas E. Gauthier

Don’t Have a Stroke – Your Dentist Can Help

You might be surprised to hear that the state of your oral health has a lot to do with preventing a stroke. There’s a certain kind of bad oral bacteria that cause gum disease, travel to other parts of your body, and cause harm. A stroke is a common but dangerous medical condition that causes […]

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Posted October 27, 2021 / Blog
Jonas E. Gauthier

Dentists Are Doctors, Too!

There are many kinds of doctors—Doctors of English, Doctors of Philosophy, Doctors of Medicine, Dr. Pepper… (wink). Of course, when we use the term doctor, we most often mean a physician or Doctor of Medicine. But did you know that dentists are doctors, too? Every doctor has a specialty, and a dentist’s specialty is oral […]

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Posted October 13, 2021 / Blog, Dental Health
Jonas E. Gauthier

Why You Can’t Afford to Ignore Bleeding Gums

One of the most common and destructive myths about oral health is that it’s normal for gums to bleed. Dr. Jonas Gauthier would like everyone in Pineville to know that this is not the case! Imagine if we weren’t talking about gums—should any part of your body start to bleed whenever you touch it?  The […]

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Posted September 27, 2021 / Blog, Patient Care
Jonas E. Gauthier

An Alkaline Diet for Oral Health

Acids and bases might sound like something from far back in your memory, like middle-school science class, but the concept is still very applicable to every aspect of life today. The foods and beverages you consume daily have a very big effect on your oral health and overall health, for better or worse. You can […]

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