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 »

Easy-to-Use Dental Flossing Tools

Do you have a hard time using traditional dental floss around your fingers? If so, do you know that there are other options and ways to floss your teeth? Yes, it’s true! There are many easy-to-use dental flossing tools to help you keep a clean and healthy smile. In fact, thanks to modern technology, there… Read more »

What is Invisalign©?

It’s the tooth-straightening craze that’s sweeping the nation! Invisalign© is becoming increasingly popular among both teens and adults who want to achieve straight, gorgeous teeth. It’s a fast, effective way to straighten teeth; and best of all, it’s discreet! Chances are you’ve heard about Invisalign©. But do you know what it is or why you… Read more »

Knowledge Foundation: Composite Fillings

Are you in need of a cavity treatment but you’re afraid of having a dental amalgam placed? Although dental amalgams have a proven 150-year track record, they are not popular options for many individuals because of the aesthetic look they leave behind and the presence of mercury, which is a known allergen for many individuals…. Read more »

Various Issues Associated With Composite Dental Fillings

If you are looking to improve your oral health, the first thing you will need to do is visit your dentist for routine check-ups to ensure no damage has occurred. If you have suffered damage in the form of dental erosion to the point a cavity has formed, it will need to be filled in…. Read more »

As You Age, Your Smile Can Remain Young

Many patients have been misinformed that their teeth will age as they do, but our smiles can actually remain impervious to the years if they receive proper care. With effective dental care, you can keep your teeth strong and healthy for many years, even as long as a lifetime. You may not realize it, but… Read more »

Tips for Helping Your Smile Recover After Football Season

Did your smile suffer the consequences of not keeping the oral health in mind during football season? If so, it’s time to start helping your teeth and gums. In fact, the sooner you get started, the better. Our dentist, Dr. , encourages you to do everything you can to restore your oral health and smile…. Read more »

Essential Dental Tips on Gum Disease Risk Factor Prevention

Did you know that you may be at risk for infections with your gum tissue for no other reason other than genetic predispositions? In some cases, you could contract the disease simply because of lifestyle choices and habits that you are partaking in. Thus, it is essential to be aware of the risk factors of… Read more »