Dental Health

Why Dental Preventive Care is Important

As your trusted dental professionals in Fayetteville, NC, we always stress the importance of dental preventive care. It breaks our hearts to see young children with decayed teeth, or adults who suddenly find themselves with severe gum problems. While we … Continued

Detecting Cavities in Children Quickly and Painlessly

DIAGNOdent at Alliance Family Dental Our children’s teeth are especially vulnerable to decay. They are much less experienced at brushing properly and are more prone to enjoy sugary snacks than adults. These two factors alone make a child’s mouth the … Continued

How to Prevent Sports Injuries with Mouthguards

Mouthguards in Fayetteville, NC Getting our child involved in sports can be a great way to keep them active and healthy. Over 25 million youths play at least one competitive sport. While physical activity promotes overall health, there can be … Continued

5 Helpful Tips When Eating with Dentures

Missing teeth continue to be a growing concern in our society. A US study indicates that 20.5% of adult Americans 65 and older have lost all their teeth due to decay, unhealthy gums and other dental issues. To address this … Continued

Start the Year Right with Clean, Healthy Teeth

It’s the month of February! It’s that time of year when we celebrate the Chinese New Year, which officially marks the beginning of the year of the horse. Chinese New Year celebration is a time for fun and family bonding. … Continued

Save Money While Keeping your Teeth Healthy

One of the leading dentists in Fayetteville, NC, Dr. Patrice Barber offers the in-office dental savings program. This program addresses the need for quality yet affordable dental care in the Fayetteville community. Dr. Barber is aware that many people are … Continued

What Type of Toothpaste Should You Use?

Choosing toothpaste doesn’t sound like it should be a hard task. But for many of us…it is. The problem is that so many of our patients become overwhelmed with all of the options that they either give up or choose … Continued

How to Get Rid of Bad Breath

We often get patients who suffer from bad breath. It’s not a rare problem either. Currently, over 40 million Americans suffer from this problem. It’s so common that we are constantly getting questions from patients regarding bad breath, its causes, … Continued

Two Manly Tips for Keeping Your Smile

When you compare men and women alongside each other, it’s easy to see that women are more particular with regards to their dental health compared to their male counterparts. However, just because males do not feel the need to visit … Continued

Brushing Basics for Dental Health

Every now and then, we can use from some form of refresher course with regards to our dental health. Even though we have been brushing or flossing our teeth for what seems to be an entire lifetime, it’s still very … Continued