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 »

Making the Most out of Malocclusion Detection

Through the use of orthodontic care, it is possible to limit the effects of a malocclusion. Are you aware of the causes and concerns associated with malocclusions and what you could do to keep your smile safe? To prevent bad bites and mouth lesions from occurring, always assess your oral health to determine if any… Read more »

Don’t Forget the Importance of Mouth Guards

Are you aware of the three different types of mouth guards and what each one offers for your oral health care? Mouth guards are oral appliances designed to protect your teeth and gums by limiting the risk of oral accidents and injuries that may befall you. By using a mouth guard treatment at periods of… Read more »

Improvements in Oral Health Care: Bruxism Treatments and Prevention

In situations where it appears that you have suffered enamel wear, or your teeth look flat or worn down, it could be linked to an underlying condition that is occurring without your awareness. It could be linked to bruxism, which is a condition where you grind your teeth unconsciously. Oftentimes, bruxism occurs while you are… Read more »

A Dental Bridge Can Address Tooth Loss from a Severe Cavity

Left untreated a small cavity will continue to grow. The process of tooth decay can also be accelerated by any inconsistencies in your daily oral hygiene routine or failing to attend your routine dental checkup. Over time the badly decayed tooth could fracture near the gumline or lead to a severe dental abscess in the… Read more »