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 »

Oral Hygiene: Why You Should Brush

Our , Dr. , strongly recommends brushing your teeth twice a day for two minutes each time. As you brush, it’s important to use a soft-bristled toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste. Do you ever wonder why you should brush? If so, our dental team is happy to tell you why. Brushing can help you and your… Read more »

The Main Options for Teeth Whitening

Do you have lingering discoloration or tooth stains that you would like to improve with cosmetic dentistry? If so, we invite you to consider teeth whitening to brighten up your tooth enamel and reduce the appearance of staining. You can choose from a variety of teeth whitening options to find the dental service that works… Read more »

You Should Not Delay in Having a Toothache Treated

As a toothache develops the increasing discomfort and sensitivity can certainly be distressing. Left untreated the affected tooth could suffer a severe fracture or a dental abscess which could eventually lead to the total loss of the tooth. If you have a toothache or any early signs of dental distress it’s best to have the… Read more »

Restore Your Tooth With a Dental Implant

If you are looking to restore your tooth with a dental implant, then you have come to the right place! Having a lost tooth can be embarrassing to your smile, or make you feel nervous or self-conscious about meeting people. That is why, our dentist, Dr. with in , , is happy to give you… Read more »

All About the Facts of Fluoride

Do you want a strong and healthy smile? If so, fluoride is your friend. Fluoride is a beneficial mineral that can help your teeth in more ways than you might know. This is why your dentist, Dr. , encourages you to expose your teeth to fluoride regularly. To help you know more about fluoride, is… Read more »

Dental Fracture Treatment Might Require a Dental Crown Restoration

Chipped or fractured tooth enamel can do more than simply alter a tooth’s appearance and surface textures. The compromised area can sometimes be deep enough to affect the sensitive dentin layer that exists around the pulp and nerve of the tooth. Even if the tooth isn’t causing immediate discomfort, you should still have a dental… Read more »