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 »

The Importance of Cavity Resistance

Resisting cavities is the best way to keep your oral health in happy and healthy condition. Cavities are the downfall of your oral health if you do not treat them. In fact, cavities can lead to a host of problems when left ignored, which is why it is essential to take care of them as… Read more »

The Basics: Toothaches

Several oral health risks can seem minimal in nature and difficult to detect but can get worse and worse over time. One of these issues is a toothache, which is an abscessed tooth that has an infection. If for any reason you are suffering from a toothache regardless of the cause, it will need to… Read more »

Let’s Learn About Laughing Gas

Probably the most popular and trusted form of dental sedation of all time is nitrous oxide, better known as laughing gas. Its discovery was just prior to the signing of the declaration of independence (1776) and it was experimented with and has been used for anesthetic purposes, among other things, ever since. Medical use of… Read more »

Tooth-Saving Dental X-Ray Functions

Our dentist and team use dental X-rays to achieve a clear and highly accurate portrayal of your oral health when you visit our office. Dental X-rays enable us to better understand the needs of your dental health so that we can offer the appropriate dental care. We use dental X-rays to perform many kinds of… Read more »

Dental Miracle Makers: Brushing and Flossing

The best smiles are built on the back of oral hygiene. If you improve your oral hygiene habits, you can drastically improve the health of your smile. To keep your smile clean, it is important to always have it rinsed out so that all debris and plaque buildup are eradicated. The two best methods to… Read more »