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 fighting cancer or dental problems,... 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 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 »

Is it Time to See the Dentist?

If you are like most people, you will see your dentist every six months for your regular cleaning and exam. Or at least you should. But it is important to remember that six months is a good guideline for your dental visits, as long as all other things are equal. Depending on your age, and… Read more »

In-Office Professional Teeth Whitening: All You Need to Know

If you have stained, yellow or brown teeth that take the beauty from your smile, then our dentist, Dr. , encourages you to consider whitening your teeth and enhancing your smile. You deserve a white, beautiful smile that you’re proud of! Fortunately, offers a top-of-the-line teeth whitening treatment that can help you reach your specific… Read more »

Naughty and Nice Dental Habits

Do you want a top-notch oral health and smile? If so, you need to take proper care of your teeth and gums. This means you need to avoid naughty dental habits that harm your smile and use nice dental habits to your advantage. Our dentist, Dr. , is happy to help you do so by… Read more »

Floss to Prevent Gum Disease

Our and team the practice of encourage you and your family to prevent the development of gum disease by maintaining healthy oral hygiene habits. It’s important to practice proper care of your teeth and gums by flossing every day. Knowing how to floss effectively can greatly lower your risk of gum disease by removing harmful particles…. Read more »

Try These Tips for Positive Oral Health Care

Are you looking for ways to improve your smile? Did you know, a healthy smile is a beautiful smile? Well, it’s true! Cavities can darken your smile and cause you pain and sensitivity. Gum disease can also cause swollen or bleeding gums and bad breath. That is why having positive oral health can improve your… Read more »

Oral Health Viewpoint: Dentures

As people get older, their teeth often become more brittle. In some cases, some people may lose their teeth altogether. However, missing teeth can cause problems for your appearance and your oral health. So, it’s a wise idea to replace any missing teeth, and dentures may be a good choice for you. Dentures can be… Read more »