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 »

Learn All About Tongue Scrapers Here

If you want to have a clean, fresh tongue, then our dentist, Dr. , recommends using a tongue scraper. Tongue scrapers are handy oral hygiene tools that can clean your tongue from the countless amounts of bacteria it harbors. As you stroke the tongue from back to front, you can have the pristine tongue you… Read more »

Invisalign® to Improve Your Smile and Alignment

If you are looking to improve your oral health and the appearance of your teeth, consider Invisalign® for your alignment needs. Invisalign is a safe and effective way to improve your teeth’s alignment that can also improve your oral health and your smile’s appearance. Furthermore, Invisalign is effective because they are easy to use with… Read more »

Educate Yourself About Tooth Restorations

Are you aware that our can employ several oral health care treatments and procedures to correct your smile, no matter the cause of your dental damage? Because of the numerous procedures available, it is important to understand what form of procedure will work best for you and your health care needs. It is also important… Read more »

A Basic Overview of the Flossing How-To

Developing a habit of flossing is as easy as riding a bike. It may take some time to regain the habit, but the knowledge should come back quickly. However, if you have questions about how to floss, we invite you to review the information we have provided below. Flossing your teeth properly requires care and… Read more »

Seek Treatment for a Tooth With a Missing Dental Filling

A dental filling can be used to repair a minor defect in a tooth’s enamel layer. They are a common treatment option for address minor cavities and chips. Once it has been installed the dental filling will effectively restore the structural integrity of the tooth for many years. As the years go by it is… Read more »

A Loose Bridge Should Be Seen by a Dentist

Our dentist, Dr. may sometimes recommend a dental bridge for clients that need to have a missing tooth restored. This is sometimes preferable to replacing the tooth with a dental implant. While the materials used for your dental bridge are very strong, it is still possible for a major dental trauma to chip or fracture… Read more »