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 »

Use These Work Habits for a Healthier Smile

Did you know there are little habits you can develop at work that can help you have the top-notch smile you deserve? Well, it’s true! Our dentist, Dr. Hal Jones, encourages you to use those habits so you can achieve your smile and oral health goals. Those helpful work habits... Read more »

Learn More About Your Denture Options

If you have been told that dentures are only available for older patients, we are here to tell you that the modern advances in this area of the dental field has turned dentures into an effective tool for tooth replacement for any patient who suffers from missing teeth. There are... Read more »

Do You Suffer From Bruxism?

Do you suffer from bruxism each night? Do you feel your teeth is wearing down and wish for help? If so, you have come to the right place! Bruxism is a serious concern for many adults today, which is why we are happy to give you some insight into the... Read more »