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 »

Keep Your Smile Safe During Sports

Contact sports are a great form of physical activity because they are good for your general health and can help improve your mood, making them one of the most popular options for recreational activity. If you play sports or any athletic activity, you should wear an athletic mouth guard to avoid the risk of oral… Read more »

The Intel on Removing Wisdom Teeth

Removing your wisdom teeth is like a rite of passage as we age. For many people, wisdom teeth can become painful and cause complications as they grow in or become impacted. That is why having them removed is essential to keeping your smile healthy and free from the damage that could occur. Our , Dr…. Read more »

Oral Health Care Plans: Dry Mouth Protection

Optimal oral health depends on making sure you are not suffering from what is known as dry mouth. Dry mouth, also commonly referred to as xerostomia, is an oral health condition in which your mouth does not benefit from an adequate flow of saliva. This can be caused by numerous risk factors in your life…. Read more »

Can Pregnancy Affect Your Teeth?

Did you know that pregnancy can actually affect your teeth? With your hormone levels changing, your dietary habits may also change. Hormones and habits changing can also lead to dental problems developing in your mouth. Today, we will give advice for those who suffer from tooth sensitivity, cavities and dry mouth. If you have experienced… Read more »

The Tooth Contract: How To Help The Tooth Fairy

For children, losing their first tooth is a major milestone. It means they will start to get their “big-kid” teeth! For parents, this milestone means they get to have their first conversation with the Tooth Fairy. Different sets of parents make different deals with the Tooth Fairy; all parents are tasked with helping her take… Read more »