Why You Shouldn't Fear Root Canals: Debunking Common Misconceptions

The term 'root canal' often strikes fear, but it shouldn't. This post aimed to debunks the myths surrounding root canals and explains how the procedure is often a pain-free solution to severe dental issues.

How to Keep Your Kids' Teeth Healthy: A Parent's Guide

Keeping your kids' teeth healthy starts at a young age. This blog offered practical tips for parents on how to instill good dental habits in their children, from the right way to brush to choosing the best snacks.

The Ultimate Guide to Flossing: Why It's More Important Than You Think

Flossing isn't just an add-on to brushing; it's a crucial part of dental hygiene. This post will break down the science behind flossing and why it's essential for preventing gum disease and cavities. Learn the right techniques to get the most out of your flossing routine.

Overcoming Dental Anxiety: How to Relax and Enjoy Your Dental Visit

We often hear people say, "I hate going to the dentist." And we get it – it's a common fear, especially if you've had a bad experience in the past. But did you know that avoiding the dentist can have serious consequences for your oral and overall health? At South University Dental Associates, we understand the importance of dental care, but we also understand that dental anxiety is real and can be overwhelming. That's why we're here to share some tips on how to relax and actually enjoy your dental visit with us, your trusted Fargo dentist.

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

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 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?

Fall Giveaway Winners!

Fall giveaway winners: Congratulations to Griffin & Jeff!

Win a Sonic Care Toothbrush!

Win a Sonic Care Toothbrush! Register to win your own Sonic Care toothbrush at your visit to our office at your next appointment or to just say "hi."

What is Periodontal Disease?

Assuming you eat three meals per day, that equals 1095 meals per year (snacking not included). Add that up over the course of your lifetime and that’s a lot of chewing. Thankfully, our teeth are anchored in strong bones that, if cared for properly, will endure for the long haul.

What are the benefits of flossing?

A consistent flossing routine is vital for anyone aspiring to maintain long-term dental health. Flossing gives your a teeth a more clean feeling and removes plaque and food particles that can cause long-term damage.

Why do the bristles on my toothbrush bend out?

Does your toothbrush typically look like it’s having a bad hair day? Are the bristles bending out in all directions? If your answer is yes, you may need to make an adjustment to your brushing style.