• 19 JUN 17
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    Why are Dentists Important to Celebrities?

    Why are Dentists Important to Celebrities?

    Dentists do play an important role in our lives as oral hygiene is of paramount significance. However, they are also an incredibly important factor in the overall lifestyle of a lot of celebrities. In fact, let’s ask a question – what’s the one physical trait that the majority of celebrities, movie stars, network news hosts

    • 23 MAY 17
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    Could ClearCorrect be the Smile Straightening Treatment for You?

    If you’re looking for an unobtrusive teeth straightening treatment, then ClearCorrect might be just the thing for you. The treatment involves wearing a series of tailor-made, clear, removable aligners which will gradually move your teeth little by little until the desired result is achieved. How Does It Works There are four phases in this aligner

    • 29 MAR 17
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    What Are Dental Veneers?

    What Are Dental Veneers?

    Veneers are great options when a tooth has developed unsightly contours, color, or shape. Fractured teeth and teeth with gaps between them can also be helped by veneers, and the same applies for situations with small bite-related problems when a tooth’s position has been compromised. Porcelain laminate veneers are made of several ceramic layers and

    • 11 JAN 17
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    What You Need to Know About Whether Dental Implants Are Painful

    What You Need to Know About Whether Dental Implants Are Painful

    Are Dental Implants Painful? Whether it is the result of tooth decay, gum disease, or injury, millions of people suffer tooth loss. Dental implants provide a strong replacement tooth root for fixed replacement teeth that are designed to match your natural teeth. Of course, there is one question all patients have about dental implants: are

    • 15 DEC 16
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    Preventive Care: Why Men are 33% Less Likely to Seek It

    Men 33% Less Likely Than Women To Seek Preventive Dental Care: Yes, you’re tough…You kill it at work, you’re a remarkable and significant spouse, you’re training for your next triathlon, and you volunteer at the soup kitchen on weekends. But guess what? You’re no match for gum disease, tooth decay, or oral cancer without a

    • 15 NOV 16
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    Five Things to Know About Bleeding Gums

    Five Things to Know About Bleeding Gums

    Did you ever brush your teeth and find that your gums were bleeding slightly? This unwelcome discovery is more common than you might think — and it might have something to tell you about your oral health. Here are five things you should know about bleeding gums. As much as 90% of the population occasionally

    • 13 OCT 16
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    Implant Placement in the ‘Smile Zone’ Requires Extra Attention

    Dental implants are popular with both patients and dentists for their durability and likeness to natural teeth. That natural look, though, can be difficult to attain, especially in what’s known as the “smile zone” — the area of the mouth where teeth are most visible when you smile. Our biggest concern is the upper front

    • 12 SEP 16
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    How Much Time Does Your Smile Deserve?

    How Much Time Does Your Smile Deserve?

    How much do you like your teeth? Do you want to keep them for as long as you can? If so, are you brushing and flossing your teeth every day? Most people brush daily, but a recent American Dental Association revealed that only 40% of Americans say that they floss on a daily basis. That same

    • 16 AUG 16
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    Is There a Link Between Gum Disease and Cardiovascular Health?

    Is There a Link Between Gum Disease and Cardiovascular Health?

    Is there a link between periodontal (gum) disease and cardiovascular disease? Medical researchers are endeavoring to answer this intriguing question, but early findings seem to say yes. If it bears true, the findings could advance treatment for both diseases. Inflammation Is a Factor There is one thing that can be said for certain: inflammation is

    • 18 JUL 16
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    You Don’t Have to Be Afraid of Your Dental Visit

    You Don’t Have to Be Afraid of Your Dental Visit

    If you’re afraid of dental visits, you know that your comfortable level can vary tremendously based on the compassion and understanding of the dental team. Finding dentists who sympathize with your concerns and offer options to make you more comfortable is essential. Dr. James Strawn of Midway Family Dental Center in Fort Pierce, FL will  explain how sedation dentistry

    • 09 JUN 16
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    Back To Basics: The DO’s And DON’Ts Of Toothbrushing

    Back To Basics: The DO’s And DON’Ts Of Toothbrushing

    Brushing our teeth is something we do every day. And yet it’s easy to fall into a routine of bad habits if we’re not careful! Developing correct brushing techniques and sticking to them is crucial to the health and appearance of your smile. Toothbrushing DO’s Use the right technique. Tilt the brush at a 45-degree

    • 09 MAY 16
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    Do You Know About Tooth Replacement Options?

    Do You Know About Tooth Replacement Options?

    Tooth Loss Isn’t Just A Vanity Issue There are a number of reasons people can lose their teeth—and as an adult, there are no tooth fairy visits to make this a cause for celebration. Gum disease, accidents and simply aging can lead to tooth loss. According to the American Dental Association (ADA), this isn’t just

    • 12 APR 16
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    Preventing Periodontal Diseases

    Preventing Periodontal Diseases

    What is Periodontal Disease or Gum Disease If you have bleeding gums every now and then, chances are you already have periodontal disease. Known colloquially as gum disease, periodontal diseases account for a great majority of oral health problems. The danger of periodontal disease is that it can provide a means by which microorganisms can

    • 02 MAR 16
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    Fort Pierce FL Teeth Whitening – Bringing Back the Confidence in Your Smile

    Fort Pierce FL Teeth Whitening – Bringing Back the Confidence in Your Smile

    Heavily discolored teeth can surely bring down the confidence of anyone. As such, one of the dentist’s roles is to give individuals their sense of self-confidence back through teeth whitening. And if you happen to be looking for a dentist in Fort Pierce in Florida, you know what self-confidence can do. Midway Dental Center knows

    • 27 JAN 16
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    Fort Pierce, Florida’s Renowned Family Dental Center

    Fort Pierce, Florida’s Renowned Family Dental Center

    Residents and visitors to the quaint city of Fort Pierce in Florida have a lot of things to smile about. Aside from the warm Florida sunshine, the city is home to Fort Pierce dentist Midway Dental Center run by Dr. James Strawn who, for more than a quarter of a century, has been providing Fort

    • 04 JAN 16
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    Midway Dental Center Excels at Teeth Whitening Services

    Midway Dental Center Excels at Teeth Whitening Services

    Teeth Whitening Services When looking for a dentist to provide teeth whitening services in Fort Pierce, Midway Dental Center is one of the most reputable. Dr. James Strawn opened his practice over 25 years ago and has since then committed to providing reliable dental services to patients. With assistance from his staff, Dr. Strawn ensures that

    • 02 DEC 15
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    Confidence-Boosting Dental Experts in Fort Pierce

    Confidence-Boosting Dental Experts in Fort Pierce

    Families in Fort Pierce Florida are leading a life that is full of confidence and sense of self-worth with Midway Family Dental Center While some American families struggle in search for that necessary motivation to feel a lot better about themselves, families in Fort Pierce and surrounding areas are basking in comfort of the knowledge that

    • 03 NOV 15
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    Fort Pierce’s Midway’s Dental Services for the Whole Family

    Fort Pierce’s Midway’s Dental Services for the Whole Family

    Nobody understands the oral and dental health needs of entire families in the Fort Pierce area of Florida the way Dr. James Strawn and Midway Family Dental Center do. From the simple and routine general dental checkup, to teeth whitening and cleaning to the more complex full-mouth restorations and dental implants, we have all the

    • 14 OCT 15
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    When Exactly Do Dental Visits Start

    When Exactly Do Dental Visits Start

    We all know that visiting the dentist at least twice a year is of utmost importance. While there are some people who do this religiously, most actually disregard this. In fact, a lot of us only remember that we have dentists when pain strikes. Aside from fear of pain, the other reason why we all

    • 19 SEP 15
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    Midway Dental Center: Providing Affordable & Reliable Dental Care

    Midway Dental Center: Providing Affordable & Reliable Dental Care

    Midway Dental Center: Providing Affordable & Reliable Dental Care As kids, the one thing that a lot of us may have feared was the visit to the dentist. The pre-dominant notion of a dentist and big instruments as well as a mental picture of having a hole drilled into the mouth, is indeed quite scary.
    • 19 AUG 15
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    Gum Disease & Diabetes = Double Trouble!

    Gum Disease & Diabetes = Double Trouble!

    Gum Disease And Diabetes are a Double Trouble Pair Recent studies have revealed an unfortunate relationship between gum disease and diabetic symptoms. Our body gives us all clues about how it’s doing and not many are more mindful of these clues than those with diabetes. Diabetes requires frequent checks of blood sugar levels, planning dietary

    • 21 JUL 15
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    Do You Know Your Gum Health Numbers?

    Do You Know Your Gum Health Numbers?

    Do You Know Your Gum Health Numbers? YOU MUST HAVE BEEN LAID BACK in our dental chair and wondered what the numbers mean that our hygienist calls out while examining your gums? We at Midway Dental Center in Fort Pierce are reading gum pocket depths in your mouth, and they’re an important part of monitoring your gum health. Do you know

    • 10 JUL 15
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    Teeth Whitening by Your Fort Pierce Dentist

    Dr. Strawn is Ready to Give YOU a Sparkling White Smile! Having attractive teeth can give your self-confidence a boost. If sparkling white teeth from toothpaste sounds too good to be true, that’s because… it is! While non-prescription whitening pastes and rinses may remove light stains on the surface of teeth, they will not produce

    • 18 MAY 15
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    Canker Sore Triggers & Treatments – Ask Your Dentist in Fort Pierce FL

    Canker Sore Triggers & Treatments – Ask Your Dentist in Fort Pierce FL

    Common Canker Sore Triggers – Solutions From your Dentist in Fort Pierce FL Canker sores are seldom serious, however they have the ability to drive us crazy! These small, shallow ulcers pop up in our mouths and on the inside of our lips unexpectedly and generally take days to heal. The good news is that they’re pretty

    • 09 APR 15
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    Is the Sugar Industry hiding Its Cavity Causers?

    Is the Sugar Industry hiding Its Cavity Causers?

    Sugar’s historic connection to Cavities Any dentist will inform you that consuming sugar could cause cavities which, if left untreated, can result in fillings and root canals. Thankfully, tooth-colored fillings at the moment are a standard and cost-effective cavity answer for patients who need them after a root canal or another procedure. However preventing root

    • 10 MAR 15
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    The Right Toothbrush

    The Right Toothbrush

    Have you ever asked yourself which toothbrush is the right toothbrush? Taking a look down the dental isle at your local supermarket or pharmacy & you might be standing there a long time contemplating the wide selection. All the Choices Presently, the toothbrush choices range in… styles designs colors bristle textures new technologies and much

    • 18 FEB 15
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    4 things to do if your tooth breaks

    4 things to do if your tooth breaks

    If your tooth breaks Feb 18, 2015 Would you know what to do if your tooth breaks? This is not a the last the camera will see of your gorgeous, health smile. Your smile should be as good as new with minimal pain & inconvenience if you simply know these 4 things to do if

    • 19 JAN 15
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    The Bite Pressure of the Human Jaw

    The Bite Pressure of the Human Jaw

    How does the bite pressure of the human jaw matches up against those of animals? What we lack in sheer power, we make for in complexity and precision. Bite Stability Try this experiment for yourself; to demonstrate your jaws bite stability, use a peanut M&M and allow yourself to only eat the chocolate candy around the nut hidden inside. Now,

    • 16 DEC 14
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    4 Tips on How to Help Your Child Enjoy Brushing Teeth

    4 Tips on How to Help Your Child Enjoy Brushing Teeth

    We can’t brush our child’s teeth forever & even though many dental organizations say seven years of age is a good age to stop, you might be hesitant.  You might be thinking, “What if she misses some spots or swallows the toothpaste or does like it at all?” Don’t let the bedtime nightmare of a

    • 21 SEP 14
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    The History of the Toothbrush

    The History of the Toothbrush

    The History of the Toothbrush

    • 16 SEP 14
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    Top 5 Back-to-school Tips for your Oral Health

    Top 5 Back-to-school Tips for your Oral Health

    It’s that time of year again: back-to-school and back to the books. While you’re busy buying your texts at the bookstore and getting organized for (and, sometimes, stressed out about) your classes, your oral health can sometimes often be overlooked. Here are five things you should consider this fall to keep your teeth, gums and

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