What You Need to Know About Oral Surgeons

Oral health and hygiene are essential to your overall health. That’s why you should visit the dentist regularly for checkups and to take care of minor issues before they become major problems. However, in some cases, you may need a procedure beyond what a general dentist provides. In such instances, you may be referred to […]

What to Expect When Getting Your Teeth Cleaned

dental patient in a chair looking at the hygenist

At Downtown Franklin Family Dentistry, we understand a trip to the dentist can sometimes be intimidating. At our dental office, patient comfort and satisfaction always come first. That’s why we strive to make our office a welcoming environment. We understand that the more you know, the more comfortable you will be, so we’d like to […]

The Benefits of Oral Health and Hygiene

The New York Times recently evaluated the latest medical research, and, to nobody’s surprise, good oral health is essential to your overall health. However, what might be shocking is the breadth and depth of impact your oral hygiene routine can have in preventing periodontal disease and many other medical conditions. So, aside from the expected […]

What’s a Periodontist?

Answers to All of Your Questions About Periodontists It’s important for everyone to understand the basics of dental care and how it helps keep your teeth and gums healthy. Of course, you know how to do your part—floss every day, brush for two minutes every morning and evening, and schedule routine professional cleanings and exams […]