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 »

Could Your Child Benefit From Pulp Therapy?

If your child has sustained a dental injury, he or she may need pulp therapy for the affected teeth. This could be especially true if he or she has discomfort in the tooth without an obvious cause, is sensitive to temperature changes, or if the tooth is broken and the pulp is exposed. We would… Read more »

Treatments for Gum Recession

Gum recession is when your gums are irritated enough that they start to move away from the base of the teeth. This exposes the tooth roots, makes the teeth look longer and causes tooth sensitivity. Many causes of gum recession include gum disease, vigorous brushing, overuse of whitening treatments and more. Fortunately, there are many… Read more »

Information on Recovering From Wisdom Teeth Extraction

In many cases, removing your wisdom teeth is a wise decision. Your wisdom teeth are the last of your teeth to grow in, and in most cases, there is not enough room for them to grow in and develop properly. Removing them can improve your oral health and prevent damage to your teeth in the… Read more »

Oral Health Damage Control: Preventing Dental Damage

Building a better smile includes being aware of potential dental damage and knowing what you can do to help prevent it. Dental damage arises in various forms, including oral accidents and injuries, but all dental damage can severely disrupt your oral health. Even a single blow to your face can destroy years of hard work… Read more »