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 »

Reducing Chronic Stress Can Improve TMD

Do you experience frequent jaw tenderness or pain? Do you also have a lot of discomfort around your ears? It’s not uncommon for patients to develop this jaw pain and also have trouble chewing or opening or closing their mouths because their jaws lock. If you have developed issues involving TMJ symptoms that occur regularly,… Read more »

Toothbrush Care Advice

You likely know how important it is to brush your teeth twice daily. However, do you know how to properly care for your toothbrush? Caring for your toothbrush properly allows it to properly clean your smile. Read on for some toothbrush care advice from the practice of . Replace A toothbrush should be replaced at… Read more »

Try Fluoride to Strengthen Your Teeth

Fluoride is composed of minerals that can strengthen the enamel of your teeth. In fact, fluoride is commonly used to help protect your teeth, which reduces the risk of cavities and tooth decay. With the use of fluoride, you are setting your teeth up for oral health success. Our , Dr. , cares about the… Read more »

A Chipped Tooth Could Lead to Severe Tooth Decay

At first, a chipped tooth might prove to be little more than a textural nuisance in your mouth. Yet even if it doesn’t appear when you smile the damaged area of tooth enamel could lead to more than just cosmetic complications.   Over time plaque buildup and stray food particles can start to accumulate in… Read more »

Clean Teeth and Braces

It’s not always easy to convince yourself to spend time cleaning your braces. We understand how busy life gets, and trust us – we know that cleaning braces can be a bit of a pain. But here’s the thing – if you’re a teenager, your parents are forking over a good amount of money to… Read more »