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: Toothbrushing Techniques

Have you ever had to work on your toothbrushing techniques to enhance your smile? Due to the fact that your teeth can wear down over time, it is important to make sure that you remain on top of toothbrushing techniques and adjust your oral health care accordingly. One of the most traditional and yet effective… Read more »

Teeth Lost to Severe Dental Trauma Might Be Replicated by a Partial Denture

Automobile collisions and other accidents that impact the head, face or mouth can often cause significant damage to gums and teeth as well as other soft oral tissues. In many of these scenarios emergency treatment calls for removing any badly damaged teeth while treating more serious injuries. After you have recovered from your wound, you… Read more »

A Compromised Dental Filling Needs Timely Treatment

A dental filling is often needed to treat a minor cavity. The durable dental material applied to the prepared tooth enamel serves to restore the tooth’s natural durability while also preventing further tooth decay in the area. Once it has been bonded to the surrounding tooth enamel the dental filling will last for many years…. Read more »

Implants or Crowns?

Here at [practie_name] in , , Dr. and staff specialize in repairing smiles. We’re proud to offer some of the best services in the area to help you regain the smile – and swagger that accompanies it – that you want. There’s just one tiny hitch in the plan – how do you choose from… Read more »

The Swimming Behaviors to Avoid if You Want a Healthy Smile

Our , Dr. , wants you to have the top-notch oral health and smile you deserve. If you’re a swimmer who is just starting their swim season, it’s important to keep your teeth and gums in mind. If you don’t, there is a chance you can suffer the dental consequences. Unfortunately, there are swimming behaviors… Read more »

Toothbrush Shopping

Your toothbrush should be replaced every three to four months, or sooner if your toothbrush begins to show signs of wear. Keep in mind that a worn toothbrush cannot brush your teeth as well. But with so many toothbrushes available, how do you choose the toothbrush that is best for your smile? Toothbrush Head Choose… Read more »