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 »

How to Have a Healthy Mouth This Spring

If you want a strong and healthy mouth this spring, then it’s important to clean and care for your teeth and gums regularly. Doing so can help you prevent tooth decay and gum disease and it can even help you reach your smile and oral health goals. So, our dentist, Dr. , would like to… Read more »

Tips for Safe Teeth Whitening at Home

Many patients are suspicious of “teeth whitener” products, in particular do-it-yourself teeth whitening, because of the risk of gum tissue and tooth enamel damage. Many people are suspicious about the safety and legitimacy of, and for good reason. If you are interested in trying at-home teeth whitening, we offer insight on choosing products that are… Read more »

Making Happy Smiles With Tooth Replacements

Did you know that there are several options that can help keep your smile safe, even if you should experience an oral accident and injury? If you should ever lose a tooth, whether by dental damage or a needed tooth extraction, you do have options to replace it. A tooth can seamlessly be replaced with… Read more »

Oral Care Tips for a Cleaner Dental Implant

Though dental implants are meant to be long lasting, they require daily care to ensure they remain in good shape and don’t become compromised. We are happy to answer any questions you have about caring for dental implants, and we offer these quick tips for general daily care: – Brushing your teeth: Brush with a… Read more »

Reassess Your Oral Health with Jaw and Facial Pain Treatments

To keep your smile safe, it is always important to analyze all aspects of your oral health care and improve any areas that may be suffering. In several instances, symptoms may arise to let you know of issues that have developed in your teeth and gums. One particularly common symptom is recurring jaw and facial… Read more »

Options for Dealing with Lost Tooth Enamel

The loss of a tooth or the natural processes of aging can sometimes change the structure of your mouth and the positions of your teeth. In time, this can cause minor deviations in your bite pattern. As the months and years tick by, the surface of one misaligned tooth can start to wear and grind… Read more »

Use Safety Gear During Sports to Prevent Dental Damage

Are you aware of the several causes of dental damage and what you can do to keep your smile safe? Dental damage often arises due to oral health risks associated with lifestyle choices and habits you keep. By implementing safe and effective daily routines throughout your life, you can lower your risk of dental damage… Read more »

Why Might You Need Scaling and Root Planing?

Gum disease is a common problem that our dentist and team see all too often. It is an inflammation of the gum tissue that damages your teeth and can affect the supporting bones. In its earliest stages, gum disease can often be corrected with scaling and root planing before it causes irreversible harm to your… Read more »

Why a Child May Need Dental Sealants

If you have noticed that your child’s molars and premolars have some deep pits and fissures, know that these formations are normal and attribute to grinding down the tough foods your child eats. However, these areas can increase your child’s risk of tooth decay because they are difficult to properly clean. A child whose back… Read more »