Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups and cleanings supports your daily... Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

Fluoride Supplements Can Help With Cavity Prevention

Problems with gum disease and cavities can often be linked to inconsistent oral hygiene habits. When you fail to brush your teeth twice a day or you sometimes forget to floss, bacterial deposits can start to accumulate in your mouth. As time goes on the long-term buildup of oral plaque acids can start demineralizing your… Read more »

A Fractured Tooth Might Need to Be Treated by a Dental Crown Restoration

Oral trauma from a household fall or other accidental blow to the mouth can sometimes impact with enough force to badly chip or fracture a tooth. Even if the damage to the natural tooth enamel doesn’t cause immediate sensitivity or lingering discomfort, the tooth could still be susceptible to future complications. Over time the aberrant… Read more »

Ways Not to Whiten Your Teeth

If you decide to look up “home remedies” on the Internet, you will be busy for a while. Home remedies exist for every ailment and condition. And home remedies for whitening your teeth are no exception. But do any of them work? Well, in some cases, the jury is out, but the consensus seems to… Read more »

The Warning Signs of Gum Disease

Do you know what the warning signs of gum disease are? Do you know what gum disease is, and why so many dentists – including Dr. do so much to make sure that their patients aren’t suffering from this health problem? Gum disease has serious consequences on your oral health if not treated as quickly… Read more »