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 »

Don’t Lead Your Dentures to Ruin

If you have a set of dentures or are looking into dentures, it may help to learn how to care for them. Like with your natural teeth, if you neglect to do a few things, then the dentures could end up in bad shape. They can be replaced if needed, but to help you avoid… Read more »

Try Our Custom Mouthguards

A tool that often comes highly recommended when playing sports is a mouthguard. They can help us keep our teeth in their proper place in the event if we have an accident while out on the field or on the court. If you would like one of these protectors but want a more comfortable fit,… Read more »

Deep Cleaning Can Help You With Gum Disease

Gum disease can be easier to treat early on, but after it has advanced for a while, then a treatment like deep cleaning, also known as scaling and root planing, may be more helpful for you. The purpose of the treatment is to remove the plaque and the tartar, the culprits behind the disease, that… Read more »

What Is a Dental Crown?

Do you have a tooth that is not looking its best? Perhaps it is not shaped quite right or is anything but white in color. It may also have been cracked, broken or even become the target of tooth decay. If you struggle with any of these issues, then you may be able to fix… Read more »

Caring for Your Dental Implant

Do you wonder what it takes to care for a dental implant? Implants can be good choices if you need to replace some teeth and need something strong. Here is what you can do to maintain an implant. You can stay healthy by continuing to brush and floss, even though the crown, bridge or similar… Read more »

On the Road to Toothbrush Care

While you are off on vacation, it is no less important to take care of your teeth, or your toothbrush for that matter. Because packing a toothbrush on a trip is a little different than it would be at home, you may have to add some of these things into your brushing routine, but the… Read more »

What Happens with Oral Cancer Screenings?

If you are worried about oral cancer screenings, please don’t be! They are included as a part of your regular checkup, and they can be helpful to determine whether you have a problem. If a problem is identified, the dentist can tailor your treatment plan appropriately. Generally, the dentist will begin your oral cancer screening… Read more »