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 »

Are You Damaging Your Teeth?

You teeth have plenty of enemies out there, and it is your job to protect them. Some of those enemies aren’t that hard to avoid, while others may just be bad habits. Believe it or not, you can harm your teeth trying to help them. If you brush too hard or too vigorously or if… Read more »

All About Night Guards

There are a lot of reasons why you’d want to wear a night guard. They’re used a lot more often than you’d think, too, with quite a few adults utilizing them on a nightly basis. But do you know if you need one? Or how to spot the signs that tell you that you might?… Read more »

An Intro to Dental Bonding

When you run into cosmetic, structural, or even health-related problems with your teeth, it’s hard to know what to do. After all, the dental world has a bunch of different options to accomplish many of the same goals. How do you pick which one is the best for you? Well, Dr. and the team at… Read more »

Protect Against Dental Trauma with These Tips

At , our dental team is committed to the lifelong oral health of our patients. In addition to providing guidance on maintaining effective oral hygiene habits to keep tooth decay and gum disease away, we also can help you protect your smile from dental trauma. Below are some helpful tips on lifestyle habits to reduce… Read more »

Facts About Pregnancy and Your Oral Health

During pregnancy, are you taking the time out of your busy life to give your oral health the time and care it deserves? The changes going on in your body, good and bad alike, are the result of hormones. You should be aware of these changes and what they can mean for your oral health…. Read more »

Oral Cancer Symptoms

Oral Cancer Oral cancer occurs more frequently in men than women. Like many cancers, oral cancer can be fatal if it is not detected and treated early. Oral cancer is much easier to treat early on, so early detection of cancer is very important. Symptoms of Oral Cancer There are many warning signs of oral… Read more »

Augmenting Your Hygiene Routine With Mouthwash

The best things you can do on a daily basis for your teeth and mouth are to brush twice a day and floss once a day. However, you may want to add mouthwash to your oral hygiene routine. Although there are many brands of mouthwash, there are essentially two kinds: cosmetic and therapeutic. Cosmetic mouthwashes… Read more »