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 »

Caring for Your Teeth on Vacation

Even though summer vacation is a time to relax, take a break and not have to worry about your normal cares, you should not forget about your dental health. If you are flying, driving or going camping during the summer, it is always important to keep your teeth healthy. Our... Read more »

Get the Most from Flossing

At this point, we all know that flossing is important. Without it, you can’t have the oral health you want - or need - in order to avoid problems like cavities or gum disease. Even with that knowledge, we’re still not all that great at actually following through on a... Read more »

A Tooth With an Abnormal Shape May Need a Dental Crown Restoration

Ideally, each of your permanent teeth should develop and emerge from your gums with a biting surface that meets comfortably with its partner in your dentition. However, genetics and other factors can sometimes cause a tooth to develop with an abnormal shape or size. Without professional intervention a misshapen tooth... Read more »

Set the Stage for Optimum Oral Health With Dental Bonding

Oral health care often consists of making sure you receive the necessary treatments to enhance your smile both through its look and its function. Through the use of highly effective cosmetic dentistry treatments such as dental bonding, you can help repair chips or cracks that may be present with teeth... Read more »