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... 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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Sleep Apnea: How to Tell You’re a Victim

Sleep apnea is a problem that plagues many. It can make life extremely difficult and even affect your health. It’s best to treat sleep apnea as soon as possible, especially because it can be very dangerous. In order to treat it, you need to know you’re for sure a victim... Read more »

Oral Hygiene Success: Tooth Replacements

If you ever find yourself in the market for a tooth prosthetic, it is important to know your options. Although replacing missing teeth is an essential part of your oral health care, depending on your oral health needs, some services and procedures may work better than others for your individual... Read more »

Oral Health Advancements: Cold and Flu Season Treatments

Having a cold or the flu is never fun. However, even if you find yourself bedridden for several days in a row, you still need to make sure that you're practicing effective oral health care routines. By neglecting the health of your teeth and gums, you drastically increase the chance... Read more »

Super Smiles: Dental Bridges

Have you always wanted that smile makeover, but you feel it is too late because you have already suffered an extensive oral accident or injury? If you're not aware, modern dentistry allows for even the worst of smiles to potentially be restored to look like the best of smiles if... Read more »

An Interdental Brush or a Floss Threader Can Improve the Effectiveness of Your Daily Routine

Performing a consistent and effective oral hygiene routine is an essential first step in maintaining a healthy mouth. Brushing your teeth every morning and night, as well as remembering to floss at least once per day is an essential for removing bacterial deposits before they can promote gum disease and... Read more »

Align Your Oral Health Care Goals While You Are Pregnant

Although being pregnant is often exciting time due to the prospect of bringing a child into this world, it can also be a scary time for many individuals. Oftentimes, women may be overwhelmed with issues associated with pregnancy so much so that they begin to the neglect their oral health.... Read more »