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 »

Smile Takeovers: Mouth Guard Support

Are you in need of mouth guard therapy? One of the best uses for mouth guard treatments is to lower your risk of suffering oral health problems caused by things such as blunt trauma. Due to the fact that a single strike to your face can destroy decades of hard work and damage your smile… Read more »

A Previously Extracted Tooth Might Need a Dental Bridge

There are some cases of tooth decay and oral trauma that are so severe that the affected tooth simply cannot be treated by endodontic therapy. In a moment such as this the dentist might need to extract whatever remains of the tooth from the periodontal socket before suturing the gums. Aftercare measures might also include… Read more »

A Guide To the American Dental Association

Have you ever been walking down the oral health aisle at the grocery store, and have seen products labeled with an “ADA Seal of Approval?” You’ve probably seen it a ton more than you realize – it’s everywhere. But few people know what the ADA stands for, or why their seal of approval is so important…. Read more »

Common Questions Concerning Diabetes and Your Smile

Are you suffering from diabetes? It is important to always ask yourself this question because nearly 30 million Americans are. This comprises nearly 10% of our entire US population and given its prevalence across large swaths of people, it is important to always have your health examined to determine if diabetes is present. This is… Read more »