Giveaway Rules 07192018

Giveaway Rules: You must be 18 to enter. You must Like, Comment and Share the contest post on Facebook to be registered. You must be a legal resident of North Carolina and have a valid NC ID. Only one entry per person. Giveaway ends September 30th. Winner will be chosen at random. The giveaway is [...]

By | 2018-07-19T19:00:07+00:00 July 19th, 2018|Giveaway and Contest Rules|0 Comments

Flossing Your Teeth The Right Way

We all want to have a pretty smile. Perfect teeth do not happen naturally for many. However there are many steps you can take to get closer. Daily flossing is essential to healthy teeth. Take a generous amount of dental floss and insert it gently between your teeth. Flossing up from the gum on the [...]

By | 2018-06-26T15:13:19+00:00 June 17th, 2018|Dental Care, News|0 Comments

Gum Recession

Gum recession is the process by which gum tissue pulls away from the surfaces of teeth, leaving the roots exposed. Many times, the first sign of gum recession includes sensitive teeth and the appearance that some teeth are longer than others. Receding gum tissue is often a result of periodontal disease (also known [...]

By | 2017-10-19T04:29:48+00:00 February 16th, 2016|News|0 Comments

First Annual Michels and Gauquie Halloween Candy Buyback

First Annual Michels and Gauquie Halloween Candy Buyback (in cooperation with Operation Gratitude) This year, Michels and Gauquie Cosmetic and Family Dentistry will be hosting our first annual Halloween Candy Buyback program! This program is another great way to fight tooth decay by giving away dollars and toothbrushes in exchange for your cavity-provoking candy. We [...]

By | 2017-10-19T04:29:48+00:00 October 17th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Just How Bad is Sugar for Your Teeth?

Candy, cakes, and other sweet snacks and drinks are composed of LARGE quantities of natural and processed sugars, which are quite acidic too. Equally as important, soft drinks have moved to the top of the list as one of the most substantial dietary sources of tooth decay, affecting people of all ages. All of those [...]

By | 2017-10-19T04:29:48+00:00 October 17th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ever wonder why your child is grinding his or her teeth?

Many people don't realize it, but bruxism (grinding of the teeth) is surprisingly common in children. Grinding can take place during daytime hours, but most of the time, children grind their teeth at night when sleeping. Bruxism can create a number of dental problems, depending on the frequency, intensity and underlying causes of the grinding. [...]

By | 2017-10-19T04:29:48+00:00 September 30th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Happy 4th of July

[image_frame style="framed" align="center" height="150" width="600"]https://cosmetic-dentistry.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/newsletter-header-work-1040pm-06252015.png[/image_frame] The doctors and staff at Michel’s & Gauquie Cosmetic and Family Dentistry want to take this opportunity to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday weekend and remember to enjoy the warm weather, barbeques and fireworks. “It ought to be commemorated, as the Day of Deliverance by solemn Acts of [...]

By | 2017-10-19T04:29:48+00:00 July 1st, 2015|News|0 Comments