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 Keys to a Great Smile: Mouth Guard Support

Are you ready to protect your teeth and gums through the use of a mouth guard? A mouth guard is an oral appliance typically used to keep your teeth and gums safe from blunt trauma. Although mouth guards can drastically lower your risk for several oral emergencies, it is only meant to minimize damage rather… Read more »

Bring Your Child in For Their Dental Checkup Today

When was the last time you brought your child in to visit the dentist? Are you doing all you can to take care of their smile and overall oral health? Your child’s baby teeth are important too, and children still need to see the dentist regularly. Our , Dr. , cares about your child’s oral… Read more »

What to Do After Your Extraction

Our dentist, Dr. will extract a tooth as a last resort. Normally, it is best to keep all of your natural teeth when possible. However, if a tooth is severely damaged or infected, it may create a hazard for your other teeth or the soft tissue in your mouth. At that point, the dentist may… Read more »

Oral Tissues: The Facts You Should Know

If you want a strong and healthy smile, then you need to care for your gums, which are also known as oral tissues. Your gums are an essential part of your smile and oral health, and it’s vital to keep them in tip-top shape. However, that might be a tough task if you don’t know… Read more »

Do You Brush Your Teeth Too Hard?

As kids, we are all told how necessary it is to brush our teeth properly each day for protection against cavities. Dutifully, many of us grew up vigorously scrubbing our teeth like a maid on steroids trying to remove calcified grit from the shower tile. After all, the harder you scrub, the better the result,… Read more »