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 »

Are Dental Implants Right for You?

If you are missing one or more teeth, you should give some serious thought to filling in the space, or spaces in your smile. If you have a complete set of teeth, you will be able to bite and chew your food properly to make it easier for you swallow... Read more »

Help Your Teen by Watching for These Oral Health Concerns

Unfortunately, there are many dental issues that can affect your teen’s smile and oral health. If you want them to have the top-notch teeth and gums they deserve, it’s important to keep an eye out for dental problems as well as help your teen avoid and treat them as much... Read more »

Learning About Tooth Extractions

There are a lot of things to learn about in the dental world. Extractions are definitely one of them since it’s not always clear when and why you need a tooth pulled. We wanted to help answer those questions and clear up the extraction process. With that in mind, let’s... Read more »

Should You Receive Dental Sealants?

If you, like a great many people, have teeth that are full of deep textures that riddle the biting surfaces of the molars and premolars, know that this is normal. However, it can also bring a few health risks if these areas are difficult to clean when brushing and flossing.... Read more »

Treatments for Your Smile While Pregnant

If you should ever find yourself pregnant, congratulations! Although you may be excited to know that a child is on the way, it can also be daunting with all the risks that can arise. However, as long as the proper amount of effort is given, you can make sure your... Read more »

Keep Your Smile Safe by Avoiding Mouth Jewelry

Oral piercings may be popular, but they can lead to serious health problems. If you want lip or tongue rings, you must be aware of the risks associated with them. Most forms of mouth jewelry use pieces of plastic or metal that can easily damage your teeth. They can easily... Read more »

Is Plaque Buildup Destroying Your Smile?

Plaque refers to a thin layer of film on your teeth and gums that contains bacteria. Targeting plaque in your mouth is a key factor for maintaining optimum oral health. The bacteria in plaque interacts with the sugar and starches in your diet to create acid that promotes tooth decay... Read more »