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 the benefits they have to... 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 fighting cancer or dental problems,... 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 the bone from the missing... 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. However, because it doesn’t have... 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 might also take into account... Read more »

What’s in a Root Canal?

They’re often spoken of in hushed tones, as if there’s something serious about them. People take a day off of work just to get one done. Root canals are a big deal, and they’re not a dental procedure to be taken lightly. But they’re far from an oral-health ending surgery, as some make them out… Read more »

Oral Health Outliers: Gingivitis

Optimum health care includes making sure you’re always aware of problems affecting any issues that may arise in your mouth. Oftentimes, several oral health risks can go undetected for months in your mouth before you even realize there are occurring. Beyond visiting our dentist for routine examinations and treatments, it is important to always assess… Read more »

Dental Crowns Can Benefit You

Despite our best efforts, dental accidents still occur sometimes. If you experience a cracked or chipped tooth, or a tooth with a large cavity, you have a few options available to you. In this post we will talk about a popular method of treating a weakened smile–a customized dental crown. Dental crowns are very popular… Read more »

Superior Smiles Include Dental Impairment Treatments

  Do you often find yourself suffering from oral accidents and injuries? If so, it could mean that you are participating in numerous high-risk activities in your life and should adjust your habits accordingly. Even if you have never suffered an oral accident or injury, it is still a good idea to wear safety gear…. Read more »

Fluoride Can Strengthen Your Teeth

The mineral density of your tooth enamel is essential for preventing cavities, while also allowing your teeth to be durable enough to chew hard foods. If you frequently consume acidic beverages, or you struggle to maintain good oral hygiene practices, a chronic acidic environment could develop in your mouth. As it continues to persist, you… Read more »