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 »

Understanding Scaling and Planing

There are a lot of different things you can do to your teeth to help them stay in great shape. Brushing, flossing, and mouthwash use are the most effective things to do at home. Even with that work, you still need some services performed by professionals. One of those procedures... Read more »

What You Should Know About At-Home Teeth Whitening

If you avoid products that contain terminology like “teeth whitener” because you are worried about causing harm to your gum tissue and tooth enamel, our team can help you determine the safety and legitimacy of the products you are interested in using. We offer a general review of what you... Read more »

Frequently Bleeding Gums: The Beginning of Gingivitis

Do your gums bleed easily when brushing or flossing? Oftentimes, when your gums bleed it is simply that you have been a little too vigorous while cleaning your teeth, but if it happens frequently, it may be a sign of something more serious. Plaque likes to buildup on the teeth... Read more »

Clean Your Dental Implant Every Day

After you have a dental implant placed in your smile, it will require daily care so that the new dental restoration can last for a very long time. If you have questions about how to care for dental implants, we invite you to follow these tips to provide daily maintenance... Read more »