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 »

Do Your Kids Need Pediatric Dentistry?

As a parent, you have quite a lot on your plate. One of those tasks is figuring out when to take your kids to the dentist for the first time. But at what point do your kids need dental care? And when do you start teaching them about the importance of oral health? There are… Read more »

Every Dental Checkup Includes a Professional Dental Cleaning

Thoroughly brushing your teeth twice each day with fluoride toothpaste and a soft-bristled tooth brush represents and essential first step in clearing away plaque and food particles from the faces of your teeth. You also need to remember to floss between each of your teeth and along the gumline at least once a day to… Read more »

How to Harm Your Smile in 4 Easy Steps

Start Smoking and Chewing Tobacco A surefire way to make your teeth and unsightly yellow and start travelling down the road to gum disease is to begin smoking or chewing tobacco. Taking up either one will be sure to bring a sickly color to your smile, among other distasteful things. The health risks of tobacco… Read more »

Additional Information About Tooth Replacements

Building your best smile is going to take a little bit of work. Even if you take care of your smile through effective oral hygiene routines and risk prevention planning, oral accidents and injuries can still occur. If you should suffer an oral accident or injury, you will need to make sure that the damage… Read more »