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 »

The Right Equipment to Take Care of Your Oral Health

When it comes to taking care of your oral health, it’s essential to stop and think about the tools you are using each day on your teeth and gums. If you are not using the right tools needed to take care of your teeth, you could be setting your oral health on a downward decline…. Read more »

The Numerous Types of Dental Floss for Your Smile

Your dental floss is an essential tool in your collection of dental tools for fighting gum disease and other dental issues. In fact, dental floss is the most successful way to clean between your teeth as well as along your gum line and between the teeth, where your toothbrush cannot reach. That is why using… Read more »

What is Cosmetic Dentistry?

We all know how valuable a winning smile is. It takes you places in this life that you wouldn’t otherwise be able to get to. It helps you feel confident in professional and social situations, and we all know that people who smile more seem more attractive. But what if you’re not happy with your… Read more »

Sensitive Teeth Tips for Your Everyday Routine

It is hard to enjoy your morning coffee, or late-night ice cream treats if you have sensitive teeth. That is why, our dentist, Dr. with in , , is happy to review with you tips for keeping your everyday routine with sensitive teeth. Surprisingly, one of the principal causes of sensitive teeth comes from brushing… Read more »

Whitening Your Teeth From Your Home

Many methods are available for whitening your teeth, but we offer you a more professional way that you can use at home. They are called custom whitening trays, and we can provide you with them at our office. The trays themselves are similar to the plastic retainers you may have heard about, but these are… Read more »

What Can Dentures Offer You?

Your natural teeth are very strong and durable, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be affected by conditions that cause significant dental injury and even tooth loss. If your smile’s appearance and function has been affected by missing teeth, we invite you to consider receiving dentures. Our at will gladly help you determine if this… Read more »