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 »

Align Your Oral Health Care Goals with Improved Toothbrushing Techniques

When was the last time you brushed up on your toothbrush care? If you haven’t been slowly working out ways to enhance your oral health skills, you may not be providing the effective care your smile actually requires. Oftentimes, damage can still occur even if you are brushing and flossing every day simply because of… Read more »

Step Up Your Oral Health Care with Dental Erosion and Cavity Prevention

Effective cavity prevention begins with effective enamel erosion and prevention. Any harmful acids that linger in your mouth can slowly wear away your tooth enamel until a cavity forms. Thus, it is important to first the deal with the harmful acids so that they will not be able to damage the outer layer of your… Read more »