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... 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... 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... 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.... 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... Read more »

What is TMJ Disorder?

There are quite a few different problems you can have with your mouth. From cavities to gum disease, there’s no shortage of issues you need to be on the lookout for. It’s rare to think about potential problems with our jaws, however. Specifically, there’s a disorder you can develop called... Read more »

The Bone Graft Explained

For most people, a trip to the dentist’s office isn’t a big deal. You go in, get your teeth cleaned, get complimented on your oral health, find out you don’t have cavities, and go home with your free swag bag. For others, though, it’s a time when they learn they... Read more »

Oral Health Assessments: Cold and Flu Season Treatments

Did you know you can do further damage to your teeth and gums when you are sick? Not only can you put your teeth at various forms of erosion, but your teeth can also often end up extra sensitive and brittle and more prone to oral accidents and injuries. As... Read more »

Oral Health Surprises: Dental Bonding

How confident are you in the oral health care procedures you have been given in the past? Do you find yourself believing in your oral health care, or do you feel that you need additional work to improve your smile? The truth is that dentistry is always changing, and new... Read more »

Quality Oral Care Products Help Maximize Your Daily Routine

Preventing cavities, gum disease and other oral health issues typically calls for a consistent daily routine that includes brushing your teeth twice each day with a soft-bristled toothbrush and a fluoride toothpaste that includes mild abrasives. You also need to remember to thoroughly floss between each of your teeth and... Read more »