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 »

Find the Cause of Your Halitosis

Are you tired of worrying about your bad breath? Do you find yourself stressing about how to hide your persistent bad breath? If so, you could have halitosis. Halitosis is a condition that causes you to have stubborn bad breath that is difficult to eradicate. Our , Dr. , can help you find the cause… Read more »

When a Problem Tooth Needs to See the Dentist

Just like when you’re sick with something that feels like a cold, but might be something worse, we tend to wait to see a dentist until we’re sure a problem tooth isn’t just a temporary toothache, but something much more serious. However, the truth is that, just like with other medical problems, you likely need… Read more »

A Distressed Dental Filling Needs to Be Examined by a Dentist

Small areas of dental attrition and defects in a tooth’s enamel layer can lead to unnecessary complications, including tooth decay and dental fractures. In many of these cases our can repair the compromised area by applying a simple dental filling. Once it has been married to the surrounding tooth enamel, the special dental material will… Read more »

Building a Foundation for Your Smile With Dental Floss

When it comes to your interdental care, slow and steady often wins the race. Although it shouldn’t be a race at all, you do need to make sure that all areas between each tooth are adequately cleaned. Because you are slowly and securely cleaning between your teeth as needed, there are several issues that you… Read more »

The Links Between Your Oral Health and Dental Floss

Are you aware of the importance of dental floss? Dental floss is an interdental cleaning tool designed to clean between your teeth. Because brushing alone cannot clean between teeth, dental floss is essential for making sure your smile is well protected from the risks of plaque buildup and debris that may be linked to eating…. Read more »