Caring for Your Dentures

Your new dentures are allowing you to eat and speak normally and comfortably once again. They have also restored the beauty of your smile. To enjoy the benefits of your dentures long term, it is imperative that you take good care of them. Dr. and our team are happy to explain the importance of cleaning… Read more »

Take Care of Your Smile This Fall with an Oral Cancer Screening

Did you know that one of the most serious illnesses that can afflict your mouth comes in the form of oral cancer? Oral cancer can affect anyone at any age, and there is an almost endless line of risk factors that can potentially set you up for potential cancer. In the United States alone, over… Read more »

Don’t Let Cavities Gain Traction in Your Smile

Cavities are holes in teeth caused by decay. They need to be treated or they will continue to grow and cause bigger problems down the road. Sometimes you won’t know that you have a cavity until the decay in the tooth has passed through the tooth enamel and reached the dentin. Since the dentin is made… Read more »

All You Need to Know About Primary Teeth

Primary teeth are also called baby teeth. They are the little chompers that grow into your child’s mouth and help them bite, chew, smile, and talk. Whether you believe it or not, these little teeth are quite important. In fact, they’re very important for a strong and healthy future smile. To help you know a… Read more »

Oral Health Care 101: Sugarless Gum

Were you aware that chewing gum after meals has been known to help prevent cavities? Did you know that sugarless chewing gum has been shown to help treat and prevent heartburn? Although we often think of them as a substance which can damage your mouth, in numerous ways, it can actually benefit your oral health…. Read more »

The Facts of Oral Hygiene: Tooth Extractions

Saving your smile after a tooth extraction is essential to ensure your mouth has the proper chance to heal. Even though tooth extractions may not seem like a complex and exhaustive procedure, nonetheless, your gums still need time to heal to prevent infections and delays with your recovery time. Unhealthy habits can wreak havoc on… Read more »

Does Your Child Have an Upcoming Dental Appointment? Here’s How to Make it a Good One

Sometimes dental appointments can be scary and overwhelming, especially for children. However, this doesn’t have to be the case. In fact, there are things you can do to help your child have a positive and successful dental experience. The first thing you can do is be positive when you talk about the appointment and when… Read more »

Dental Crowns Can Improve Your Oral Health

Did you know that dental crowns can improve your oral health? Well, it’s true! Here at in , , we care about the health of your teeth and mouth. That is why we want to help you understand how dental crowns can help your smile become healthy and strong. A dental crown is a cap… Read more »

Dental Sealants Can Help Prevent Occlusal Cavities for up to Ten Years

Preserving the health of your child’s permanent molars and premolars is very important. Bacterial deposits can sometimes build up on the biting surfaces of these large teeth. When this happens your son or daughter is at increased chance of developing large cavities on the occlusal surfaces of their back teeth. To help prevent this from… Read more »

Whitening Toothpaste Can Help Maintain a Smile Whitened by a Dental Bleaching Treatment

There are certain things like tobacco use and frequently drinking dark beverages that can cause microscopic dark particles to adhere to the surfaces of your teeth. If they’re not cleared away by your daily oral hygiene routine, a minute amount can start to saturate the pores in your tooth enamel. Over time, this process can… Read more »