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 »

Dental Implant Alternatives

Having a full set of teeth is important for a variety of reasons. Obviously, missing teeth can have a negative effect on your appearance, confidence and self-esteem. But missing teeth can make it difficult for you to eat and speak effectively, and can allow you remaining teeth to move and create alignment problems. That can… Read more »

Water Flossing Has the ADA Seal of Acceptance

Are you looking for a more natural way to floss? Perhaps you like to floss, but the hassle of the string annoys you or hurts your fingers? If this sounds like you, then consider water flossing. Our dental expert, Dr. with in , , encourages you to floss each day and is happy to provide… Read more »

What is Cosmetic Dentistry?

Have you ever wished that you could have a great smile? Perhaps you have stained teeth, or chipped teeth, or they’re just not quite as straight as you’d like. A lot of people feel this way, and many of them have sought treatment for it. It’s this movement that’s created the world of cosmetic dentistry…. Read more »

Knowledge Foundation: Dental Damage

Building your best smile includes making sure you are taking the time to assess all aspects of your oral health care. Your oral health care consists of more than just the attention given to it through cleaning methods. Always make sure to protect your smile from any risks that can arise from oral accidents or… Read more »

Content Smiles: Diabetes and Your Smile

Did you know that diabetes can play a role in your oral health? Diabetes is a physical condition that affects nearly 30 million people in the US. It consists of inefficiencies in your body’s ability to correctly process sugar. This can result in high blood sugar levels, which can cause several risks throughout your body,… Read more »