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 »

A Root Planing Treatment May Be Needed to Address Severe Gum Disease

Individuals who frequently forget to floss, or who fail to brush their teeth twice each day are often at increased risk for dental and periodontal health problems. Bacterial deposits that are not released from the teeth each day can harden into calculus near the gumline. Also known as hardened tartar... Read more »

Start Your Spring With Dental Veneers

Are you familiar with the benefits associated with dental veneers? Dental veneers are highly effective shells that are placed on the fronts of teeth to help protect them dental damage and to cover up any previous damage, or correct size or spacing issues. Dental veneers are known for providing smile... Read more »

Medications Affect Mouth Health

Have you been prescribed medications by your doctor for a certain medical condition? Do you take vitamins or herbal supplements? If so, whether prescribed or over-the-counter, you should give that information to your dentist. The reason being that drugs, vitamins, and herbs can have side-effects and interactions that can seriously... Read more »

Super Smiles: Halitosis Treatment

re you familiar with what must be done to improve your oral health care before you start to suffer from? Halitosis, also frequently referred to as bad breath, is a condition in which you routinely have foul odors emanating from your mouth. However, in many situations, bad breath is a... Read more »

Taking Your Child to The Dentist

If you want your child to have a healthy smile, it’s important to set good dental habits early in life, and part of that is helping them to used to the idea of visiting the dentist. Your child’s first dental visit should be within six months of getting their first... Read more »

Receive Dental Implants for a Fuller Smile

Are you suffering from tooth loss and wish to restore your smile? Take heart in knowing that thousands of people can achieve a stunning smile by receiving tooth replacement treatment such as dental implants, which can replace missing teeth and promote the health and strength of your jawbone. Our friendly... Read more »