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 and cleanings supports your daily... 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 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 »

Plaque and Tartar; Understanding the Basics

Because dental plaque and tartar are the root causes of many oral health problems, it is important to understand what they are, how they form, and how to combat them. Plaque is a sticky colorless film of bacteria that is constantly forming on your teeth. Plaque is dangerous because the bacteria that it contains can… Read more »

Whitening Toothpaste Might Help Prevent Future Dental Stains

Whitening toothpaste and whitening strips often make bold claims about their overall effectiveness for removing dental stains. Unfortunately, most of these products only use mild concentrations of hydrogen peroxide which can do little more than alleviate minor dental stains on the surfaces of your teeth. To deal with a more significant case of dental stains… Read more »

Keep Your Smile Healthy During Spring Travelling

Are you going to be traveling this spring? If so, we have some tips to share with you! Traveling during the spring is always a fun adventure and usually has the pictures to prove it. If you are interested in keeping your smile healthy and white during your vacation, then check out this list of… Read more »

Oral Health Strategies: Pregnancy and Dental Health

To continue receiving the necessary oral health care to ensure your smile can thrive for many decades to come, you will need to be aware of all potential risk factors and scenarios that may arise. If you are female, be aware that while you’re pregnant, you will suffer from significant oral health risks if you’re… Read more »