Dental Hygiene Wilmington

How Halloween Treats Can Play Tricks on Your Teeth – Using Alternatives to Candy for Trick-or-Treating

It seems that every major holiday has its candy, but perhaps none more so than Halloween. Whether your kids’ stash comes in a pillow sack or a pumpkin named Jack, candy isn’t the reason for the season. Go ahead and bone up on the history of trick-or-treating while and learn about some healthier alternatives you […]

Dr. Asia Boyd, DDS

Your Community Dental is privileged to have an incredible team of dentists and support staff dedicated to caring for our patients. One member of that team is Dr. Asia Boyd. Dr. Boyd received her B.S. with honors in health education from East Carolina University and earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of […]

Is It Safe to Brush Your Teeth When a Boil Water Advisory is in Effect?

Have you ever wondered whether it is safe to brush your teeth with untreated tap water when a “boil water advisory” has been put in place? A boil water advisory is a public health measure that suggests the possibility of bacterial contamination in the water system, making the water unsafe to drink tap water without […]

Best and Worst Foods to Eat this Summer

Summer is here and yummy treats are all around! But how do these beachside snacks affect your teeth? Your Community Dental, in Wilmington, North Carolina has some tips and tricks to enjoying summer treats that will help you keep your smile shining with your pearly whites! We brush and floss and even visit the dentist […]

Top 5 Things You Can Do To Improve Your Dental Health in 2017

Everyone wants to be confident in his or her smile. We all know good dental hygiene makes for strong, healthy teeth, but there is some confusion on the best practices for maintaining that healthy smile. This is why Your Community Dental has come up with a list of the top 5 things you can do […]