Tips About Dental Floss

Have you ever wanted to hone your flossing skills? Even though it is a task you should be doing every day, it is often not done correctly or in a precise manner. The brand of dental floss can also play a role in the effectiveness of the treatment as well. Our professional dental team at… Read more »

Keep Your Enamel in Tip-Top Shape for a Healthy Smile

You deserve a healthy smile and a strong oral health. And here in Newport News, VA, and Hampton Roads, VA, our dental team is happy to help keep your smile healthy too. Fortunately, there are smile shells that can help you protect your teeth and achieve your goals; those shells are called tooth enamel. However,… Read more »

4 Habits That Hurt Your Teeth

Going through our daily routines in Newport News, VA, and Hampton Roads, VA, it’s easy to pick up some habits that can put our teeth at risk. Here are 4 habits to stop to improve oral health. Nail Biting: Biting your fingernails can put you at risk for chipped teeth. Additionally, when your jaw is in… Read more »

Keep Your Teeth Healthy, Keep Your Life Happy

If you brush your teeth twice a day, for two minutes every day, that means that you brush your teeth 28 minutes a week and 24 hours a year. That’s an entire day of brushing your teeth every year in Newport News, VA, and Hampton Roads, VA! Obviously, we care enough about keeping your teeth clean… Read more »

Tooth Fairy to the Dental Rescue!

Is your child experiencing some nervousness about losing a tooth or going to the dentist? Encourage them with the idea of the tooth fairy leaving a prize like money or a small toy under their pillow! This nervousness can derive from a small amount of pain they may experience or losing something that is part… Read more »

Speak to Your Dentist About Endosteal vs. Subperiosteal Implants

If you lose a tooth, a dental bridge or crown are one of the solutions to replacing that space, and these typically need a dental implant before installation. Dr. Robert Morrison and our dental associates are dedicated to providing the best dental care we can for you and your smile. This can be done through… Read more »

Considering Braces? Look into ClearCorrect™ Aligners!

ClearCorrect™ aligners are a discreet, removable tooth straightener that are a great alternative to getting metal braces. You can remove them to wash the aligner easily, brush and floss your teeth, and remove for meals during the day. Morrison Dental Group provide this different approach to straighten your teeth, here in Newport News, Virginia. The… Read more »

Upgrade Your Oral Health with Laser Dentistry

Have you considered the benefits that laser dentistry can provide? With the addition of lasers to the oral health field, your dental services can be done more precisely and effectively. Upgrade your oral health with laser dentistry. Here are just a few of the services that lasers can provide: – Cavities: If you have a… Read more »

Beat Cancer with Regular Oral Cancer Awareness Screenings

April is Oral Cancer awareness month and here at Morrison Dental Group, we are spreading awareness all month long. Did you know that with every six-month hygiene care appointment, you are screened for oral cancer? This is vital to your overall health as well as your smile because cancer which is detected early can often be… Read more »

What Is a Malocclusion?

What is a malocclusion? A malocclusion is a misalignment within your mouth caused by improperly fitted teeth or a misaligned jaw line. Thanks to modern technology, malocclusions can be fixed with orthodontic treatments to give you a straighter smile. Listed below are some of the most common types of malocclusions: Incisor Malocclusions: – Underbites, also… Read more »