Dentist Morehead City NC | Blog

January 30, 2017

The American Dental Association and dentists everywhere, including here at Wells Family Dentistry recommend that you schedule an appointment every six months for a cleaning and checkup. Despite this universal recommendation from the experts, some people believe regular...

January 2, 2017

Instead of dreaming about having straighter, whiter, brighter teeth some day, let us help you start rejuvinating your smile today!

When you’re serious about looking younger, more vibrant and optimizing your health, you need to be serious about getting regular dental che...

December 12, 2016

You water the garden three times a week, you change your car’s oil every three months, and you replace the batteries in your smoke detectors once a year. Your teeth need to see your dentist on a regular schedule, too.

While daily oral hygiene habits are essential to g...

December 5, 2016

If I have braces, do I still need a dental checkup every 6 months?

Yes! In fact, it’s even more important that patients receiving orthodontic treatment visit our office regularly.

When you’re wearing braces, food may be caught in places that your toothbrush normally can’...

October 24, 2016

Many people who are careful about brushing and flossing their teeth wonder how they still end up with cavities or tooth decay. Several factors affect wear and tear on tooth enamel. Diet is a major factor, with certain foods increasing the likelihood that your enamel wi...

October 10, 2016

At Wells Family Dentistry, we have been creating beautiful smiles for years. Whether you have visited Dr. James Wells and our team for a week or for years, we would love to hear your thoughts about your experience! In fact, we encourage you to leave a few words for us...

September 6, 2016

At Wells Family Dentistry, we know how tempting candy can sometimes be on our sweet tooth, but it’s important to remember that every candy and sugary treat you consume elevates your risk of developing tooth decay, which can break down your teeth.
While not all bad in m...

Have a sweet tooth? | Visit your Morehead City Dentist!

At Wells Family Dentistry, we know how tempting candy can sometimes be on our sweet tooth, but it’s important to remember that every candy and sugary treat you consume elevates your risk of developing tooth decay,...

Looking back at childhood photos, you may notice picture after picture of yourself with a mouthful of shiny white teeth. When you look in the mirror today, you wonder what happened to that beautiful smile. Many adults struggle with tooth discoloration and find it embar...

Bad breath, also called halitosis, can result from poor dental health habits and may be a sign of other health problems. Bad breath can also be made worse by the types of foods you eat and other unhealthy lifestyle habits. You may not even be aware of your own bad brea...

Please reload

Featured Posts

Smoking and Oral Health

March 27, 2017

Most people understand that smoking can cause a ton of different health problems, especially lunch cancer. But did you know tobacco users are suscepti...

1/10
Please reload

Recent Posts

December 31, 2019

December 19, 2019

November 22, 2019

November 15, 2019

Please reload

Search By Tags