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 the benefits they have to... 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 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 »

Making Your Child’s Dental Visit Stress-Free

Your child’s first dental visit should occur within six months of their first tooth and before their first birthday. Afterward, your child should see the dentist every six months for cleanings and exams. It is normal for kids to feel apprehensive about seeing the dentist, but there are some things you can do to make… Read more »

Oral Health Outliers: Tooth Brushing Techniques

One of the most important aspects of your oral health care routine should include the care you are giving your smile on a daily basis. Because of the importance of brushing your teeth, you should make sure that you’re doing so twice every single day. However, if you’re not doing so effectively or using techniques… Read more »

You Do Not Need to Avoid a Root Canal

Are root canals something to be avoided? Well, if a root canal is needed, then you help yourself more by not avoiding it. If you constantly feel discomfort in a tooth, then this treatment may be the solution that brings you relief. One possible reason for discomfort in one or more of your teeth could… Read more »

Does Your Child Need Dental Sealants to Prevent Cavities?

Have you noticed that the tooth enamel on your child’s molars and premolars are riddled with deep pits on the biting surfaces? These contours are what allow the teeth to chew up the foods that your child eats. However, the grooves on the teeth can also collect plaque and food particles and put your child… Read more »

Locate Your Dream Smile Today with Dental Bridges

  Protecting your smile with a tooth restoration is essential to repair any damage to teeth. However, if you are missing any teeth, they will need to be replaced. This can be done with a tooth replacement treatment such as a dental bridge. Whereas dentures are a temporary treatment that could potentially move around in… Read more »