Habits that harm our teeth might seem pretty obvious, like eating foods that are high in sugar or not brushing and flossing our teeth regularly. But Newberg dentist Dr. Jennifer McLeod and her team at Newberg Family Dental point out that there are other, less obvious habits that can stress our dental health. Dieting and…

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Kids don’t like to brush their teeth. If you have children at home, then you know that this is not an earth-shattering statement. However, it is essential for both kids and adults to build consistently good habits when it comes to dental health. Dr. Jennifer McLeod, a dentist in Newberg, Oregon regularly encourages parents and…

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February is National Heart Health month, and it might surprise you to know that your dental health has a direct effect on the condition of your heart. Dentist in Newberg, Oregon Dr. Jennifer McLeod and her team at Newberg Family Dental strive to provide high-quality dental care that helps each patient maintain excellent overall health.…

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From time to time we see young kids with numerous cavities at Newberg Family Dental, where Dr. Jennifer McLeod and her staff specialize in the treatment and prevention of childhood tooth decay. Unfortunately, the numbers regarding cavities and tooth decay in children continue to be alarming. According to Dr. Burton L. Edelstein DDS MPH of Children’s Dental…

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Cavity prevention is a valuable exercise for any stage of life, including the golden years. Seniors present some special dental challenges, including an increase in cavities. There are many reasons why senior citizens are at a greater risk of developing cavities. Medication Effects Dental Health Senior citizens often present with a laundry list of medications, some…

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