What to look for in a good dentist

Dr. Chuck says in every town there are good dentists and “other than good” dentists. In this episode, he offers tips on how to differentiate between the two.

Genetics vs. Lifestyle

Don’t blame grandma for your bad teeth. In this episode, Dr. Chuck explains how there are some mouth issues that can run in the family, but they often can be overcome with proper care and treatment.

Sleep disordered breathing unmasked

Snoring is more than just an annoying habit that keeps your bed partner awake at night. In fact, it can be a symptom of a serious health problem. In this episode of the “Your Filthy Mouth” podcast, Dr. Chuck talks about the possibly deadly consequences of sleep apnea and how the cure can be found […]

Why baby teeth are important

Why worry about your child’s baby teeth when they’re just going to lose them in a few years anyway? In Episode 4, Central Florida dentist Dr. Chuck Reinertsen explains why baby teeth are important and offers tips on how to get your child to brush.

A complete oral exam explained

When it comes to choosing a dentist, don’t fall for the “free exam” or other too-good-to-be-true deals. A complete and comprehensive exam can’t be done in just 10 minutes. In Episode 3, Central Florida dentist Dr. Chuck Reinertsen and Suzanne Lynn work through a checklist of steps that comprise a thorough examination.

How is Your Mouth Affecting Your Health?

We’re excited to launch Season 2 of Your Filthy Mouth with video versions in addition to our audio podcasts. In Episode 1, Dr. Chuck and Suzanne talk about how the infections in your mouth can lead to heart problems, diabetes, stroke, arthritis, Alzheimer’s and many other health problems

Focus on what you can do

When it comes to your health, Dr. Chuck says it’s important to focus on the things you can do, rather than worry about the things you can’t control. In Episode 31, he explains how some things – like cleaning your mouth properly – are simple but not necessarily easy, and he provides tips for doing […]

Head vs. Heart Knowledge

It’s one thing to brush your teeth because the dentist tells you to. It’s another when you fully embrace the fact that happens in your mouth affects the entire body. In episode 30, Dr. Chuck explains the difference between head knowledge and heart knowledge.

New Year’s Resolutions

Make a resolution in 2019 to take care of your mouth! In the final episode of Season 1, Dr. Chuck shares a few simple, inexpensive steps you can take every day to improve your overall health while saving time and money.