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 »

What is Gum Disease?

Have you been warned about gum disease that could affect your oral health? If so, do you understand the dangers of gum disease? If not, that’s OK because our team is happy to help you understand gum disease and why it poses a dangerous threat to your smile and oral health. Our s encourage everyone… Read more »

Check With Our Dentist Before Using a New Tooth Whitening Product

Many patients struggling with chronic dental staining problems experience a diminished sense of self-confidence and sometimes limit their smile to hide their yellow teeth. This drives some individuals to experiment with the tooth whitening products available at the retail level. Unfortunately, most of these items may use a mild concentration of hydrogen peroxide as their… Read more »

Skills to Floss Properly

Flossing is an essential tool in your everyday life. Do you know if you have the proper flossing techniques? Flossing can help keep your teeth clean and healthy and help you defend against the looming threat of gum disease. Our dentists at in , , understands the importance of flossing regularly. To help you understand… Read more »

A Dental Filling Might Be Needed to Treat a Small Cavity

Plaque and bacterial deposits that aren’t cleared away by your daily routine can lead to a gradual increase in acids in your mouth. In time, the acid can start to demineralize your tooth enamel, causing a cavity to develop on one of your teeth. If you have noticed sensitivity or any abnormality with one of… Read more »

Treating Tooth Sensitivity Following Dental Filling Placement

If you have recently received a dental filling and seem to suffer unusual tooth sensitivity, your dilemma is one that is quite common. Typically, tooth sensitivity after a dental filling subsides within a few weeks, and you may only experience temporary pain when consuming hot or cold foods and drinks, or if you inhale cold… Read more »