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 »

Taking Steps Against Periodontal Disease

What can you do to avoid periodontal disease and the increased risks to your health? Here are some answers for you: Step 1. At-home Care This part is simple and easy to follow. Be sure to brush your teeth at least twice each day for two minutes with a soft-bristled toothbrush. It is optimal to... 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 »

Gum Disease: Age and Gender

While everyone is vulnerable to gum disease–men, women, and children–research has shown that men tend to have a higher risk of gum disease. Why? Perhaps because they are not seeing a dentist regularly or are not as consistent with good oral hygiene habits. Let’s take a closer look at periodontitis in men, women, and children.... Read more »

The Three Kinds of Cavities

Cavities may all look the same. And if they start to hurt, they will all feel the same: painful. To us, a cavity is a cavity. But there are three different kinds of cavities, and as our dentist, Dr. will tell you, you don’t want any of them. If you already have a filling or… Read more »

Inspirational Dentistry: Toothache Treatments

Are you aware of toothaches and their potential effect on your oral health? A toothache is an abscessed tooth that has suffered an infection. If it is left untreated, it can cause serious problems, including tooth loss, and lead to further infection within your mouth. In order to make sure that your smile is always… Read more »

Achieve a Strong and Gorgeous Smile with Dental Bonding

Spring is a very popular time of year for people to undergo cosmetic dentistry procedures and use methods such as dental bonding to craft beautiful smiles. Our dentist provides dental bonding for damaged and flawed teeth by applying a high-quality dental porcelain material to areas that need additional strength or improvement. By receiving dental bonding,… Read more »

Reassess Your Oral Health with Mouth Guards

Did you know that mouth guards is one of the many beneficial treatments that can help keep your smile in good condition? Mouth guards are oral appliances that add an additional layer of protection for your teeth in the event that you experience blunt trauma to the mouth. While wearing a mouth guard can help… Read more »

Avoiding Tooth Loss

Are you interested in keeping your natural teeth for a lifetime? That is a great goal to have for your smile, and our dentist, Dr. , is happy to help you prevent losing your teeth. To help you keep your teeth, encourages you to do the following: -Prevent tooth decay: Tooth decay is a major… Read more »