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 »

Malocclusions: The Bite Just Isn’t Right

When you bite, does it feel like your teeth don’t fit together correctly? Does it sometimes seem like you are the only one with this issue in a world of straight smiles? This may not the case, as approximately one in five people could have some form of malocclusion in their mouth. A malocclusion is… Read more »

Ways to Clean Your Smile Without a Toothbrush

First, we would like to make it clear that you still need to maintain your routine oral hygiene habits, such as brushing and flossing, as well as visit the dentist every six months. If you struggle with keeping your smile clean between dental appointments or are looking for additional oral care tips, we are happy… Read more »

Tips for Having a Top-Notch Smile at Work

While you’re at work, there are habits and things that can damage your teeth and gums. If you’re not careful, this can alter the oral health and severely affect the entire smile. It’s important to keep your teeth and gums in mind while you’re working so you can maintain a top-notch smile. To help you… Read more »