Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups... Read more »

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... 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... 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... 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.... 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... Read more »

What Is Fluoride Treatment?

Fluoride is a natural mineral. It is an important part of our teeth, particularly the enamel. Fluoride can increase the strength of your enamel and fortify it against tooth decay. We can help you and your family get additional fluoride by putting it directly on your teeth. The process is... Read more »

Care for Your Dental Crown Properly

Do you know that it’s important to care for your dental crown as well as your own teeth? Yes, it’s true! Dental crowns are a valuable asset to your oral health and can help protect a damaged tooth. Your dental crown may not suffer from cavities, but it can harbor... Read more »

A Single Surface Cavity Can Often Be Treated by Applying a Dental Filling

Each of your regularly scheduled dental checkups plays a critical role in helping you maintain a healthy mouth. These outpatient appointments start with a professional dental cleaning followed by our dentist performing a comprehensive dental exam to detect any early signs of cavities and other oral health conditions. If you... Read more »

Knowledge Foundation: Pregnancy and Dental Health

Are you aware of what you have to do to keep your smile safe while you're pregnant? Oftentimes women begin to neglect their oral health in favor of taking care of other aspects of their body. Never leave out your cleaning habits as they don't take much time to accomplish... Read more »