Thanksgiving in North America

Thanksgiving marks the start to the holidays; a season filled with feasting, indulging, and spending time with family and friends are...

Can I use mouthwash instead of flossing?

While mouthwash goes a long way in improving your oral care, it is not a substitute for flossing. Mouthwashes and flossing provide di...

What's in toothpaste and how does it work?

Dr. Michael Hanley DDS and our team recommend that you brush your teeth two to three times a day, for at least two minutes each time....

The Connection Between Your Mouth and Your Heart

At Hanley Family Dentistry, we know your dental health is closely connected to your overall health. We also know that the mouth can of...

It’s been years since my last appointment; what should I expect?

Feeling apprehensive or guilty for not visiting a dentist in over a year is common, but coming back to receive dental care is easier t...

Good Oral Health Habits When You’re Pregnant

Dr. Michael Hanley DDS and our team at Hanley Family Dentistry will tell you that good oral health habits when you are pregnant are ve...

What's on your fall reading list?

How better to spend the fall months than inside by the fireplace with a warm cup of cider and a book in hand? Dr. Michael Hanley DDS ...

Top Reasons People Choose Veneers

Dental veneers are a way to correct and transform your smile by using “contact lens”-thin shells of porcelain or ceramic ...

Is there a correlation between my dental and cardiovascular health?

YES!  Studies have shown a correlation between gum disease and heart disease, underscoring the importance of good oral health ca...

Minimally Invasive Dentistry

As the field of dentistry advances and the use of technology in the field increases, the concept of minimally invasive dentistry has ...

Sleep Apnea and Snoring

Snoring may not be something you take seriously. You might even laugh or joke about it. But the fact is, anytime you or your partner ...

Labor Day: Our favorite holiday to rest!

Labor Day, celebrated on the first Monday each September here in the United States, is a holiday devoted to the American working comm...