Autumn Smile Basics: Dental Implants

As the summer season begins to near its end, it is important to not let your oral hygiene tactics slide. Furthermore, it is also an excellent opportunity to finally have any oral health care treatments that you may have had gone untreated finally taken care of. This includes filling in any gaps left behind by… Read more »

Don’t Let Cavities Get a Foothold in Your Smile

Cavities are holes in the teeth which are caused by tooth decay. Cavities need to be attended too or they will turn into bigger issues down the line. It is possible not to know that you have a cavity until the decay in the tooth has reached the dentin. Unfortunately, once decay has penetrated the… Read more »

The Habits That Can Wreck Your Child’s Teeth and Gums

Sometimes our habits get the best of us—and our teeth—and it’s the same for our children. Although this is the case for many, it’s still important to help your child keep their smile in tip-top shape so their teeth can last a lifetime. Today, your dentist, Dr. , would like to talk about the many… Read more »

Smart Smile Basics: Chewing Gum

Are you actively taking responsibility for your teeth and gums by keeping them clean on a daily basis? Although brushing and flossing are highly effective treatments for protecting your smile, there is more you could be doing to keep your smile safe from dangers such as tooth decay and cavities. One unique form of oral… Read more »

The Facts of Oral Hygiene: Teething

Teething is a natural a process as having teeth themselves is. Teeth tend to break the surface of the gums at a certain age, typically beginning around 6 months of age. However, the process can often be painful and cause discomfort in children, particularly infants. This process is known as teething. Some common techniques to… Read more »

How Can I Get the Most Out of My Six-Month Checkup?

If you have a six-month checkup quickly approaching, Dr. and our dental team have some tips that can help you get the most out of your appointment. That way you can have a positive as well as efficient dental experience when you come to . First, we recommend bringing a list of questions and oral… Read more »

The Basics of Cosmetic Dentistry

Do you know the basics of cosmetic dentistry? If not, then we have good news for you! If you feel self-conscious about your smile, then cosmetic dentistry might be a great option for you! Here at in , , we care about your smile and want you to feel confident, which is why we are… Read more »

A Lip Injury Might Require First-Aid Measures

Most of the time biting your lip while eating a meal causes a jolt of discomfort but rarely results in significant oral trauma. However, there are other times when something like a sports injury can cause more significant lip trauma. In a situation like this, applying some simple first-aid measures can help minimize complications while… Read more »

Bridgework Is Often Called for in Restoration Dentistry

Tooth loss can lead to several different complications in your oral health and function. While you will certainly experience a decreased ability to chew and potentially suffer changes in your smile’s appearance, tooth loss can also have a long-term effect. The structural void created can cause the nearby teeth to gradually drift out of their… Read more »

If Flossing with Thread Is a Struggle, Switch to a Water Flosser

If flossing with thread is a struggle, switch to a water flosser. Typically, water flossers are used when traditional thread becomes too hard due to muscle disorders, a physical accident, orthodontic braces are being worn, or simply old age. No matter what reason you need to switch to a water flosser, they will impress and… Read more »