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Chipped a Tooth In Fargo?

Chipped a tooth? Whether you live in Fargo, or elsewhere, a dentist can help - here's what you should do to make sure you avoid long term damage of your teeth.

How Long Does a Toothbrush Last?

We throw away food when it expires, and we change our oil once we've racked up enough miles. However, we often don't replace our toothbrush when it is past it's prime. Here's why that is a problem.

How to encourage children to brush their teeth

These 6 ideas will help bedtime easier by helping you convince your kids to brush their teeth.

What are examples of acidic beverages and foods?

Highly acidic foods and drinks do not need to be completely avoided for the sake of dental health, but it should be emphasized that excessive consumption of these can create eventual damage to enamel. Once again, this is especially true when brushing and flossing are not done regularly. As you’ll find in the list below, some foods and beverages that are highly nutritious for our body can still be problematic in terms of acidity.

fun activities for families in Fargo

If your family has recently moved to the Fargo area, or you're just visiting, you may be looking for things to do as a family. These * activities will help ensure you have a great time in Fargo with your family!

Should My Child Get Their Wisdom Teeth Removed?

Knowing exactly when to get your child’s wisdom teeth removed can be difficult to figure out on your own. It is important to work with your dentist to determine the best time for your child.

What Should I Do If My Child Has Bad Breath?

Bad breath can lead to lower self-esteem for your child, and if they frequently have bad breath, you may have a bigger problem on your hands. Here's what to do about it.

When to Bring Young Children To The Dentist

At what age should a child have their first dentist appointment? How should I prepare to bring my child in for their dental exam? We can help you answer these common questions and more.

Tips to Convince Kids to Brush their Teeth.

If you’re a parent, you’ve developed your own tricks for getting your kids to do things that they may not want to do. At South University Dental Associates, we decided to compile the best tips and tricks to help you get your kids set on a lifetime of healthy oral hygiene habits. 

Where does the tooth fairy story come from? 

South University Dental Associates decided to investigate the beginnings of the Tooth Fairy myth so you could learn where this admittedly strange tale comes from.

Am I Brushing My Teeth Too Much?

How hard, and how often should you brush your teeth? the answer might not be immediately obvious. By following these tips, you'll be sure that you don't damage our teeth.

Exciting News Happening at SUDA

South University Dental Associates will undergo an expansion and remodel during the spring and summer of 2021. The project will begin by breaking ground for the addition Monday, April 5th.

These Are The Worst Foods You Can Eat

If you want to ruin your teeth, eating your way through this list is a good place to start. 

How to Choose a Great Family Dentist

How do you know what dentists will be a good fit for your children and family, and which ones are best to avoid? These 5 attributes are critical indicators of a great family dentist; make sure your dentist has all five.

Should I Go To The Dentist For Tooth Sensitivity?

Tooth sensitivity can be harmless, or the sign of underlying damage. Which type of sensitivity are you experiencing? Find out what to do about your own sensitive teeth

What is xylitol gum and how does it neutralize pH levels?

While eating alkalizing foods makes a difference in promoting dental health, chewing gum with xylitol is another way you can wage war on acidity. these tips and our family dentists can help you improve your pH levels

How Can I Make My Teeth Less Sensitive?

Having sensitive teeth is fun, in the same way that paying taxes is fun, or stubbing your toe is fun. That is to say, it’s not fun at all. here's how to fix it.

How Do I Know if My Child Has a Cavity?

How do I know if my child has a cavity? What are the warning signs that my child has a cavity? What should I do if I think my child has a cavity?