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 »

Sealing Out Cavities

Each of your teeth has a purpose, which is why they are different shapes and are located in different parts of your mouth. Obviously, your molars and premolars are shaped very differently from the rest of your teeth, since they have the tough job of grinding up your food so that you can swallow it… Read more »

What Are Root Canals?

A root canal is probably one of the most misunderstood procedures in all of dentistry. It’s associated with pain, discomfort, and unhealthy teeth. While those are all true, do you know what’s involved in a root canal? Many people don’t. So in an effort to help you become more educated on the topic, we put… Read more »

Fixing Knocked Out Teeth

There’s a misconception among some people that if you have a tooth knocked out of your mouth, that you won’t be able to ever get that tooth back in there. While that’s certainly true if you lose the tooth completely, the truth is that there are a lot of ways to keep the tooth viable… Read more »

Spring Time Smile Time: Sedation Dentistry

Did you know there is an entire field of dentistry designed to help provide various relaxing agents to assist with oral health care procedures? A branch of dentistry known as sedation dentistry exists to provide various forms of medication to help patients relax during their oral health care. Oftentimes, individuals are afraid of visiting their… Read more »