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... 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... 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... 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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Oral Health Promotions: Tooth Decay Prevention and Care

Are you suffering from tooth decay or any other similar condition? Tooth decay refers to the destruction of your tooth enamel. Due to the fact that your tooth enamel is a thin layer atop your teeth designed to protect outside influences on the inner workings of a tooth, it is... Read more »

A Tooth with a Compromised Root Might Need to Be Replaced by a Dental Bridge

Severe cases of oral trauma and untreated tooth decay can sometimes affect a tooth’s root. In some of these cases the tooth might be so severely compromised that emergency treatment calls for a total extraction. Aftercare measures might also include prescription medications that need to be taken as directed for... Read more »

Dentures: The Care Tips You Need

If you want your dentures to replace your missing teeth, give you the smile you want and help you perform daily tasks easily for a lifetime, then you need to do everything you can to keep your dentures in tip-top shape. Even though dentures are strong and reliable appliances, they... Read more »

Oral Health Quiz: Composite Dental Fillings

Did you know that composite dental fillings are designed to dramatically enhance the look of your smile as well as fill in cavities that may have arisen? Because they are cosmetic alternatives to dental amalgams, they can provide your smile the peace and comfort of knowing that you have the... Read more »