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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Porcelain Dental Crowns: Are They for You?

Is one of your front teeth damaged or heavily decayed? Have you been told that you may need a dental crown to bring back the tooth’s health and function? If so, you may not have to worry that you’ll have a metal crown in the middle of your smile. For... Read more »

Oral Cancer Dangers to Your Health

Cancer is a word no one likes to hear. However, the threat of it looming can be much closer than you think if you are putting yourself at risk for it every day. Your oral health is an integral part of your overall health and can fall victim to oral... Read more »

How Cavities Begin and What You Can Do About Them

If you are curious about how cavities come into being, we can help you there. We will briefly explain the how it happens and what you can do to prevent the issue. The source of the problem comes from bacteria that live in your mouth. These are the same bacteria... Read more »

Educate Yourself About Dental Veneers

Are you familiar with dental veneers? Dental veneers are tooth restoration treatments that are designed to drastically improve the look of your smile. Even if you have only slight misalignments or visual imperfections that you wish to cover up, dental veneers and how they affect you are an option to... Read more »

Increased Fluoride Can Help Maintain Strong Teeth

Inconsistent oral hygiene habits can do more than simply leave you with bad breath. Over time bacterial deposits and tartar in your mouth can lead to a buildup of plaque acids.   Over time the persistent acidic environment in your mouth can gradually start to erode the mineral strength of... Read more »

Bring Out Your Best Smile with Dental Floss

Dental floss is often underused when it comes to oral health care. Many people may feel that brushing their teeth twice a day is sufficient to keep their smile clean. However, brushing cannot adequately reach areas between teeth. Dental floss and water flossers, have been proven to be highly effective... Read more »

Keep Your Smile Strong With Dentures

Complications resulting from a history of tooth decay or advanced gum disease can cause many complications with your oral health and dental function. If you have missing or damaged teeth, you may suffer dental problems such as difficulty chewing, impaired speech, and a decreased quality of life. To correct issues... Read more »