The Signs of Oral Cancer

Have you heard that you should visit our dentist once every six months? Have you ever wondered why doing so is important? In reality, visiting our team will give us a chance to clean your teeth and to look for signs of potential trouble. For instance, did you know that our team might be able… Read more »

Soda and Your Teeth: What You Should Know

Are you ever concerned about drinking a soda because you know that doing so can have a negative effect on your health? Still, would you be surprised to hear that most sodas can also damage your teeth? While this may not seem very serious, did you know that Americans are statistically drinking more soda than… Read more »

CEREC® Dental Crowns Can Improve Your Smile in a Single Day

It’s true, CEREC® dental crowns can improve your smile in a single day. The reason is because they are so efficiently made that a dentist can take your dental impression and make any alterations necessary to the CEREC crown so that it would fit you best, and have it milled in-office to be placed later… Read more »

Know the Causes of Gum Disease to Avoid It

By understanding the causes of gum disease, did you know you can help yourself avoid it? Oral health is important and too often goes overlooked, which leads to painful and costly results. Luckily, gum disease is a condition that can be avoided and Our dental team here at in , , wants you to have… Read more »

Tips on How to Help Your Child Through an Oral Emergency

Is your child experiencing a dental emergency? If so, there are things you should do to help your child and help improve the situation. First, you need to keep calm and try to sooth and calm your child down. Next, you should do the following things: -For a knocked-out tooth: If the tooth was knocked… Read more »

Gum Disease Can Be Caused by a Variety of Factors

In the battle for a safe and healthy smile, we must constantly care for our teeth and gums from any risks that seek to harm them. Sometimes, the risks come in the form of bacteria and the foods we eat. Other times, the risks can be external forces that we may have no control over…. Read more »

Have You Heard About Invisalign®?

Have you heard about Invisalign®? If not, it is an extremely popular form of orthodontic aligner system that is custom designed based on your dental profile. The most exciting part of Invisalign lies in the materials used to make it, a patented thermoplastic, which grants the aligners the ability to be removed on command. In… Read more »

What Foods Help Your Teeth

As you may know, certain foods can harm your pearly whites. For instance, foods and drinks like soda and candy can damage your teeth and cause tooth decay. However, did you know that there are several foods that could actually help your teeth? For example, you probably know that an apple is good for your… Read more »

The Basics about Dental Fillings

Do you have tooth decay that needs to be repaired? Drs. Wheelock, Bursick, and Post may recommend a dental filling in , , to restore your tooth. Our dentists will remove the decay and then fill the area with the dental filling material. How is a dental filling placed? Our dentists will numb the area… Read more »

Gum Disease and Its Common Risk Factors

The first step to preventing periodontal gum disease is knowing what your greatest risk factors are. If you know what causes gum disease, you have a much better chance at fighting it and preventing it completely. Periodontal gum disease happens when bacteria in your mouth begin to attack the healthy tissue around your teeth. If left… Read more »