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 »

Protect Your Smile This Summer Using a Mouth Guard

It’s summertime, which means fun in the sun and lots of outdoor sports and activities are in full swing! As a result, more people are going to be out and about participating in fun activities that you could get injured or suffer from severe dental damage without the use of a mouth guard. That is… Read more »

The Various Types of Dental Floss

If you walk into the grocery store looking for floss, then it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by which choice is right for you. Luckily, our dental team is happy to help you navigate through your options, so you can understand the different selections and know which type of dental floss would be best for you… Read more »

What to Know about Invisalign©

Sometimes, things aren’t too good to be true. That certainly applies to the innovative, groundbreaking technology involved in Invisalign©. Instead of bulky wires, metal brackets, and rubber bands, you can ditch the classic orthodontic treatment process for something that works much more in your favor. However, before deciding to go with Invisalign©, you need to… Read more »

The Dangerous Truth of Gum Disease

Gum disease can be dangerous to your smile. Without treatment and care, you should find yourself missing your teeth. That is why our dentist, Dr. with in , , are happy to give you the dangerous truth about gum disease and why its ideal to avoid if you can. Basically, gum disease is an ailment… Read more »

Poor Oral Hygiene Practices Can Lead to the Buildup of Hardened Tartar

If your daily efforts at brushing and flossing fail to fully remove stray food particles and plaque from your teeth, the poor oral hygiene condition in your mouth can contribute to a wide range of oral health issues. In time the lingering bacterial deposits can gradually harden into tartar. The presence of this bacteria-laden material… Read more »