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 »

Improvements in Oral Health Care: Water Flossers

Are you familiar with the benefits of a water flosser? If you are noticing a downturn in your oral health, it could be linked to issues with brushing and flossing your teeth. Rather than trying to repair your dental flossing tools if they are giving you problems, switch them out for alternative interdental cleaners such… Read more »

Your Smile and Gum Disease Symptoms and Risk Factors

Are you aware of risk factors for gum disease that can arise and what you can do to help minimize their effects? Several symptoms can arise to let you know that you are suffering from gum disease, so it will need to be treated properly. At times when your gums are not working effectively, and… Read more »

A Tooth Suffering from Cracked Enamel Might Need a Dental Crown

Bad oral habits like crunching on ice or chewing on foreign objects can apply significant force to the biting surfaces of your teeth. A similar threat is also posed by unconsciously grinding your teeth while sleeping. In some of these scenarios so much force is applied to the tooth enamel that it chips, fractures or… Read more »

Take the Stress Out of Your Dental Visit with Nitrous Oxide

Visiting the dentist can be a stressful experience for many people. You may even be one of them. Your discomfort may range from mild apprehension to a full-blown dental phobia. Fear of the dentist is very common, and Dr. understands that. But if your fear of the dentist has you skipping appointments, or living with… Read more »

Focus Your Oral Health Care on Dental Bridges

It is important to always care and maintain your smile. If you ever let your smile fall into disrepair, it can affect all aspects of your life. in order to maintain a healthy life and a healthy lifestyle, keep your smile strong. This includes daily cleaning habits with a full set of teeth. If you’re… Read more »