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 »

Got Questions About Flossing When You Have Braces? Here Are Your Answers

Having questions about flossing when you have braces can be quite detrimental to your smile, oral health and orthodontic journey. This is because it can lead to improperly caring for your teeth, gums and appliance, which can result in one or more dental and orthodontic issues. So, our orthodontist, Dr. , encourages you to find… Read more »

Prevent Cavities by Using Sugar-Free Gum

Did you know, chewing sugarless gum can help strengthen your tooth enamel? Yes, it’s true! Most sugarless gum contains a sweetener called xylitol, which reduces the acids left behind on your teeth. Furthermore, chewing sugarless gum can also help reduce tooth sensitivity caused teeth whitening treatments. Our , Dr. , always encourages you to do… Read more »

Have You Thought About Ceramic Braces?

If you are on the hunt for a type of orthodontic treatment other than metal braces, maybe ceramic braces could do the trick for you. They offer a cosmetic appeal that you may enjoy. In truth, metal braces and ceramic braces follow the same basic idea. By applying a steady, gentle pull on your teeth,… Read more »

How Professional Teeth Cleanings Help Your Smile

It’s important to receive professional dental cleanings at regularly in order to benefit not just your teeth but even your general health, benefitting you in ways you may not have considered before. We hope this makes you excited to see the dentist. To further explain, our dental team provides a review of important benefits that… Read more »

Thermoplastic Snore Guard for Sleep Apnea

The severe snoring and breathing interruption related with chronic sleep apnea can affect more than your sleep quality. In time these symptoms can contribute to problems with high blood pressure and increased risk of suffering from a cardiac event. Fortunately, sleep apnea symptoms can often be mitigated. The treatment plan that is right for you… Read more »