The Link Between Dental Hygiene and Your Overall Health

When patients of Hanley Family Dentistry hear any mention of oral or dental hygiene, they probably think of brushing and flossing the...

Fluoride Use in Adolescents

Fluoride is a mineral that plays an essential role in oral health. In fact, the significant reduction in American tooth decay in rece...

I don't brush while I'm at work. Should I?

Yes, absolutely. A recent survey by Oral-B® reveals that despite knowing that a healthy, good-looking smile affects not only thei...

The Importance of Oral Cancer Screenings

In our continuing efforts to provide the most advanced technology and highest quality care available to our patients at Hanley Family...

Happy Fourth of July!

Happy Independence Day from Dr. Michael Hanley DDS and team! The Fourth of July celebrations in America may have changed a lot over t...

Four Tips for Soothing a Toothache

Whether it’s a dull and throbbing ache or a sharp pain, toothaches can come in many different forms. Chances are you’ve h...

What happens if I don’t have my wisdom teeth removed?

One of the things Dr. Michael Hanley DDS and our team at Hanley Family Dentistry monitor during your dental appointments is the growt...

Are you a tooth grinder?

Perhaps you had a particularly irritating commute home from work, and you realize at the end that your jaw was clenched tight the ent...

Summer Break: An ideal time for wisdom teeth removal

After your son or daughter departs for college, the last thing you want to get is a call or text to learn he or she is in pain. Dr. M...

Memorial Day

Memorial Day is not only a federal holiday in the United States, but it is a day of observance and remembrance of those who died in s...

What is a crown?

Dr. Michael Hanley DDS and our team at Hanley Family Dentistry hear this question all the time. Millions of people have dental crowns...

Wishing all our moms a happy Mother’s Day!

“Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.” – Robert Browning We would like to take this moment to thank all the ...