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 »

A Space Maintainer Can Save Your Child’s Smile

Your child is born with their first set of teeth. Those teeth will finish coming in by the time they are three. Over time, those teeth will fall out as their permanent teeth start to come in. However, there are situations in which your child may lose one of their teeth before the permanent tooth are… Read more »

The Root of Bad Breath

Bad breath is often associated with people who don’t take very good care of their oral health. While that may be true in some cases, in many it’s actually a chronic problem that can’t be cured with a bottle of mouthwash. The root of bad breath is actually something that you’ll need professional help with… Read more »

Tasty Foods for a Healthy Smile

Did you know that a healthy diet can be good for your teeth? In fact, there are many foods that can help protect and build tooth enamel, and keep your teeth and gums in top-notch shape. Most of us know how sugar can damage our teeth; however, there are many tasty treats that can help… Read more »

Oral Health Advisory: Plaque

Are you aware of what plaque is and what it can do to your oral health? Plaque consists of a sticky film that lays across your teeth and slowly contributes to tooth decay and gum disease. This is because plaque is made up of food particles and debris along with bacteria. Through these substances, various… Read more »