Dec
27
2015

No dental insurance? Our SE Portland dentist can help

No dental insurance coverage? No problem at our dental office. Mt. Tabor Dental can help! Millions of Americans are without dental insurance. We at Mt. Tabor Dental do not think this is a good excuse for letting your oral health go by the wayside. Therefore we have implemented our very own in-house dental savings plan, designed for patients without dental insurance, called “Tabor Smiles”. Dr. Jacob Morrow wanted to put a plan in place intended for patients who do not […]

Dec
12
2015

Maximizing your dental insurance in 2015

The holidays have arrived and the end of the year will be here before we know it. Dr. Jacob Morrow and the team at Mt. Tabor Dental want you know know that your insurance plan may have benefits that expire December 31. Unused benefits don’t carry over into the next year, so please call our southeast Portland dental office soon to make an appointment. If you have questions about your dental insurance plan or have dental treatment needs such as […]

Jan
22
2014

Detox Tips for Healthy Teeth

The holidays have come and gone, which means now is the time to clean out and reorganize for good dental and overall health. Portland dentists Dr. Todd Beck and Dr. Jacob Morrow at Mt. Tabor Dental encourage patients to redirect their dental habits for the new year. During the holidays, it’s easy to get off track. We are surrounded by excess – spending too much, eating too much, and doing too much. Now that we’re into the new year, take […]

Dec
17
2013

How to Have a Guilt-Free Christmas

The Christmas season is a time for excess: we tend to eat higher amounts of fat and sugar, drink more alcohol, and spend money. This often means that the temptation to feel guilty for this behavior is front and center in our minds. However, Portland Oregon dentists Dr. Todd Beck and Dr. Jacob Morrow offer these tips to celebrating a guilt-free Christmas. Focus on One Day at a Time Many of us feel overwhelmed this time of year, thanks to […]

Nov
19
2013

Ways to Keep Teeth Healthy During Thanksgiving

It might seem impossible to focus on keeping teeth healthy considering the abundance of food during the Thanksgiving weekend. However, dentists in Portland Dr. Todd Beck and Dr. Jacob Morrow at Mt. Tabor Dental encourage all patients not to give up on good dental health over the holidays. Here are some simple tips to help keep your oral health on track! Must Add Protein The amount of carbohydrates at and around the Thanksgiving meal can be overwhelming. There will be […]

Oct
24
2013

Four Tricks for Good Halloween Dental Health!

Halloween candy will soon adorn your dining room table and your child’s teeth, but there’s not reason be afraid of this spooky holiday. Portland dentists Dr. Todd Beck and Dr. Jacob Morrow and their staff at Mt. Tabor Dental encourage families to use this Halloween to let your children enjoy treats and learn good dental health strategies for the rest of the year.  Halloween Candy Is Not Created Equal It’s essential to understand that while all candy contains sugar, not […]

Sep
27
2013

Use Coconut Oil for Healthy Teeth

Coconut oil comes from the harvesting of mature coconuts, taken directly from the “meat” of this fruit. It has a wide range of health benefits that extend to healthy teeth and gums. Portland dentists Dr. Todd Beck and Dr. Jacob Morrow and their staff at Mt. Tabor Dental encourage patients of all ages to stay in good overall health to help maintain good dental health. Benefits of Coconut Oil Coconut oil is widely known as an all-natural way to maintain […]

Aug
22
2013

Get Smiles Ready for Back to School!

School supplies are on sale and kids are getting restless. This can only mean one thing – it’s time to start thinking of starting the new school year! Portland dentists Dr. Todd Beck and Dr. Jacob Morrow and their staff at Mt. Tabor Dental encourage patients of all ages to prepare their smiles as well as their backpacks when it comes to heading back to the classroom. Back to School Dental Kit While out and about purchasing the truckload of […]

Jul
26
2013

Your Teeth Offer Clues to Your Health

The condition of your teeth and gums give several clues regarding the condition of your overall health. Portland dentists Dr. Todd Beck and Dr. Jacob Morrow and their staff at Mt. Tabor Dental offer compassionate dental care in a relaxed environment, providing clear information about what your teeth say about your overall health. Clue #1 Bleeding Gums Bleeding gums are more common than you might think in patients as they grow older. This condition is an early sign of gum […]

Jun
25
2013

Foods to Avoid at Your 4th of July Barbecue

The 4th of July is the quintessential summer holiday, filled with family gatherings, barbecues, parties, and plenty of food and drink. Portland dentists Dr. Todd Beck and Dr. Jacob Morrow and their team at Mt. Tabor Dental encourage their patients to practice moderation during their July 4th celebrations, especially when it comes to the following foods! Fat-Filled Burgers Hamburgers are an undeniable favorite at a barbecue, especially during the summer. But the typical hamburger, while full of protein, is generally […]