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 »

Caring for Your Oral Health With Halitosis Prevention and Treatments

Receiving the proper treatment for halitosis includes assessing your various risk in determining what is causing it. Rather than waiting until halitosis, also known as bad breath, ravages your smile, it is important to take proactive steps to prevent it from occurring. One of the most important things you can... Read more »

The Wonders of Mouth Guards

Are you aware of how important it is to wear mouth guards during physical activities to protect your teeth and gums? Not only are mouth guards designed to help keep your teeth safe, but they can also help prevent various forms of damage that may arise with your jaw. However,... Read more »

What is the Active Ingredient in Teeth Whitener?

Have you ever wondered what is contained in teeth whitening products? How does it work? Are they all the same? What about the safety of using over-the-counter teeth whiteners versus letting the dentist do it? Here is what you need to know. The common bleaching ingredient in teeth whitening gel... Read more »

Cold and Flu Season and Your Oral Health

Often times when we are sick we can find it hard to do any kind of tasks at all. However, it is important to continue to take care of your body even when you are at your worst. Although you're often told to conserve energy while you are sick, you... Read more »

Care for Your Smile by Learning About Dentures

  Replacing missing teeth is essential for optimum oral health. If you suffer from severe oral health ailments or have any missing teeth, it can lead to bone loss and lead to poor oral health. In order to restore all lost functions associated with missing teeth, visit your dentist for... Read more »

Oral Health Care Highlights: Braces

There has never been a better time to receive an orthodontic aligner treatment system. If you wish to have straighter teeth, visit our office for an oral exam to determine if braces are right for you. Crooked teeth can result in numerous oral ailments including heightened risks of tooth decay... Read more »