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 »

The Dangers of Gum Disease

Gum disease affects many Americans. And it should not be ignored. If you do not have your gum disease treated, you can experience lost teeth and even damage to your jaw bone. And the implications can range even farther than your mouth. For example, there is evidence to show that... Read more »

Your Guide to Saliva

Does it feel a bit odd to be reading a blog post about saliva? Well, it’s certainly not a hot topic, but it’s an important one nonetheless. In fact, without saliva, our mouths would be in very different - and very poor - shape. We’ve found that educating our patients... Read more »

Tools for a Top-Notch Smile

You deserve a strong and healthy smile. One way to achieve that goal is to keep up on oral hygiene. Oral hygiene is very important for top-notch oral health. However, oral hygiene isn’t as effective if you use the wrong oral hygiene tools. In fact, using the wrong tools can... Read more »

The Best Tips on Caring for Your Toothbrush

Caring for your smile includes caring for the tools used to clean it. Do you realize that if your toothbrush is not clean or filled with bacteria, then you are not cleaning your teeth with it like you may have thought? Caring for your toothbrush can be easy if you... Read more »