Come to our next Brunch & Learn on Aug. 28!

Come to our next Brunch & Learn on Aug. 28!

We are excited to have Dr. Obeng from Obeng Family Dental to talk about the oral health care needs of seniors. As we age, we lose enamel and our teeth become discolored over time from food and lifestyle choices. It’s important to learn more about how to combat these issues, which Dr. Obeng will talk more about. The Brunch & Learn will take place at Peach Valley Café located at 3813 S. Nova Rd., Port Orange, FL 32129. You can RSVP by calling 386-259-6722 or filling out our form here....
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Three Secrets for a Perfect Smile that Actually Work!

Three Secrets for a Perfect Smile that Actually Work!

Ever look in the mirror and realize the shade of yellow in your smile? As the years pass, your teeth are prone to darken. It's an unfortunate consequence of the hard work your body goes through protecting you daily. The dull in your smile is a visible sign of aging and not to mention unattractive. No amount of makeup can cover up a stained smile. But if you're ready to achieve a brighter smile, keep on reading. Below are a few remedies that are sure to brighten your smile! Eat Strawberries! Strawberries are an excellent natural whitener. The sweet berries contain malic acid, an enzyme that whitens teeth. All you have to do is crush one strawberry, add ½ teaspoon of baking soda, and mix. Brush with this paste, and you'll achieve a brighter and plaque-free smile the same day. Rinse with Hydrogen Peroxide The benefits of hydrogen peroxide are known far and wide by the toothpaste industry. But did you know that rinsing...
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How to Make Your Crooked Smile Picture Perfect!

How to Make Your Crooked Smile Picture Perfect!

Do you cringe whenever a well-meaning friend asks you to "smile for the camera?” Have you stopped beaming from ear to ear because of missing teeth? If so, you need a makeover! When I say makeover, I mean a new pearly set of dentures! Dentures are restorative and completely change your look from the inside out. Long gone are the days when dentures were thought of as an option only for people with bad hygiene. Modern dentures are comfortable, affordable, and trendy. Did you know that of the 36 million Americans without teeth, about 90% of them have dentures? That's right! Dentures are no longer stashed away in medicine cabinets or kept hidden as grandma's little secret. More than 15% of seniors have a new set of dentures made annually. Thanks to the dramatic evolution of dentistry, you can have the heartthrob smile of your favorite celebrity. If dental cosmetics are not your thing, take a glance below at some...
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Pearly Whites!

Pearly Whites!

Want to know the best way to improve your good looks? I'll give you a clue, it involves your teeth. If you guessed smiling, then congratulations, you got it right! Smiling is the easiest way to become more attractive. Studies show that smiling increases your facial attractiveness and improves positive social characteristics like trustworthiness. Your smile's aesthetics are affected by the position of your lips, personality traits, and even smile exercises! But the most significant influencer on your beauty is your oral health. Oral health helps you look great and feel great. By practicing excellent oral hygiene, you support your overall health. Here are a few tips to get you started: Brush twice a day (with a soft-bristled toothbrush). Floss daily. If you wear dentures (full or partial), clean them daily. If you wear dentures, remove them from your mouth for a minimum of four hours every night. Buy toothpaste with fluoride or use tap water (has fluoride) to brush....
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Get your Smile back at Obeng Family Dental

Get your Smile back at Obeng Family Dental

Obeng Family Dental in Port Orange, Florida is perfect if you’re looking for a dentist in the area. Not only can you get your teeth cleaned there regularly, but Dr. Obeng provides services for people in need of dental implants, veneers or other enhancements to their smile. As we age, our teeth lose that bright white color, so bleaching is a conservative way to get a pearly white smile while a total makeover could mean getting veneers. Dr. Obeng makes it easy for patients to afford his services as he offers an in-house insurance plan that eases the burden for those who do not have dental insurance, or their plans do not include him as a provider. The plan covers two cleanings for the year, an oral evaluation and X-rays for a yearly fee of $250. For comparison, dental cleanings alone can cost upward of $300 for one visit. The plan also includes 20% off all dental procedures to make his...
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