Heart Disease and Oral Health

Did you know February is American Heart Month? It makes sense, since we also celebrate Valentine’s Day in February. But you may be wondering what this has to do dentistry. The answer? Your oral health actually plays a key role Read More …

The Link Between Dental Health and Alzheimer’s Disease

It may be surprising to learn that people with poor dental health are more likely to develop Alzheimer’s Disease. Research has found there is a correlation between chronic periodontitis (gum inflammation) and Alzheimer’s. At Hicks Dental Group in Prescott, we Read More …

Keeping Your Mouth Healthy During Cold and Flu Season in Prescott

Unfortunately, cold and flu season is upon us. Our staff at Hicks Dental Group wants you stay as healthy as possible this winter. But if you do get sick, here are some tips for keeping your mouth healthy during cold Read More …

Common Illnesses that Cause Tooth Decay

Junk food and poor oral hygiene aren’t the only things that cause tooth decay. Your mouth is affected by what’s happening in the rest of your body. Diabetes, Sjogren’s Syndrome, and eating disorders are just some of the common illnesses Read More …

Keep Your Teeth Healthy this Holiday Season

The holiday season is upon us and at Hicks Dental Group, we want you to enjoy it! We also want to help you keep your smile looking as beautiful as ever. The following are some relatively easy ways to keep Read More …

Aging and Dental Health in Prescott

As we age, our dental needs change. At Hicks Dental Group, we want you to help you with the prevention, maintenance, and treatment of the conditions that come along with these changes related to aging and dental health in Prescott. Read More …

Fight Gum Disease Through Periodontal Therapy in Prescott

As patients begin to age, their teeth can become more sensitive and more prone to cavities. To some people, tooth loss may seem normal when growing older, but in fact, it is often preventable. Through proper at-home cleanings, dental checkups, Read More …

Qualifications for Using Dental Veneers

When you pass by a mirror and notice your smile, do you find yourself focusing on that crooked tooth, or cringing at an unsightly gap, or wishing your teeth weren’t so yellow? You’re not alone. Many people worry about their Read More …

What to Expect When Visiting a Dental Office

When you visit a new doctor for a checkup, you want to know what to expect. It’s the same with dental offices: you want to know what to prepare for when you visit a new dentist. If it has been Read More …

Frequently Asked Questions on Cosmetic Dentistry in Prescott

You’re not alone: many people have aesthetic issues they’d like to change on their teeth. Whether it’s making your smile brighter, straightening your teeth, or fixing stains or spots, cosmetic dentistry can help. At Hicks Dental Group, we’re a trusted Read More …