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 »

Your Dental Visits Are Important

Do you keep up with your dental appointments? Do you know, if you skip your dental appointment, you could be putting your teeth at risk of untreated cavities that lead to tooth loss and gum disease? Your dental visits are an essential part of keeping your smile healthy throughout your... Read more »

An Impacted Wisdom Tooth May Need Surgical Extraction

Most people have four wisdom teeth embedded in the gums at the back of the mouth. These vestigial third molars tend to develop in the teenage years and later attempt to emerge from the gums behind each rear molar. As they attempt to erupt from the gums the wisdom teeth... Read more »

Improvements in Oral Health Care: Cold and Flu Season

Did you know that cold and flu season can negatively affect your oral health? Cold and flu season can often lead to a downturn in your oral health because you may find yourself caring more for the illnesses and starting to neglect your oral health in the meantime. However, the... Read more »

Cleaning Your Dentures

You might be tempted to think that once you have dentures, your days of brushing your teeth are over. Actually, nothing could be further from the truth. How you brush will change, but you will still have to practice good oral hygiene. Just like your natural teeth, your dentures can... Read more »