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 »

Common Misconceptions About Oral Health

There are many commonly held beliefs about oral health that have little to no evidence that supports them. It is important to be familiar with these myths and why they are wrong in order to be able to be more informed and therefore enabled to care for your teeth better.... Read more »

Brushing: Are you Doing it Right?

You’ve been brushing your teeth since you were a child. At least, we hope so. By this time, you probably think you have the routine down, right? Wet your toothbrush, put a little toothpaste on it, and rub it on your teeth. Spit out, use a little mouthwash and you... Read more »

Discussing Dentistry: Sleep Apnea Prevention and Care

Are you aware of the health risks associated with sleep apnea? Not only can sleep apnea cause several issues with your health, but it can also even leave you in mortal danger if it is not treated. Common risks associated with sleep apnea include the following: - high blood pressure... Read more »

Three Ways to Prevent Oral Injury

In order to preserve your smile for the whole of your life, it’s important to reduce your risk of oral injury however you can. Unfortunately, tooth and jaw damage occurs quite often for babies learning to walk, active kids running and jumping, and anyone who plays high-contact sports. We encourage... Read more »