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 »

When to Get Braces

The process of getting braces is something that changes your life completely. You’ll end up with a spectacular smile that will be the envy of all your friends who never got braces. On top of that, you’ll have much healthier, stronger teeth than you otherwise would if they weren’t straightened. But when should you start… Read more »

Oral Health Outliers: Toothaches

Are you aware of the common causes of toothaches and what you can do to protect your smile? If for any reason you are suffering from a toothache, you need to make sure that appropriate care can be given to receive the smile that you desire. Oftentimes, toothaches are caused by common oral health conditions… Read more »

Flossing FAQs for Clean Teeth

Getting into the habit of flossing first the first time or after quitting for a period of time can be made much easier when you have the right knowledge and tactics. We invite you to review the following FAQs on flossing technique to help you achieve better oral health: Should I floss every day? We… Read more »

The Functions and Types of Dental X-rays

At , we use dental X-rays to take a closeup look at your smile and have a clear and highly accurate image of your oral health that we can refer to when providing dental care. Dental X-rays are crucial to helping us understand your dental health and its needs. We offer a review on the… Read more »

Superb Smiles Include Brushing and Flossing

When the time comes to enhance your oral health care, make sure you’re doing everything you can to set yourself on a path to optimum oral hygiene. This includes making sure you’re taking the time to brush and floss your teeth daily. Ideally, you should be brushing your teeth at least twice every day and… Read more »

Peak Oral Health Levels: Halitosis Prevention

Treating your smile correctly includes making sure you are always inspecting your teeth and gums to eliminate oral health ailments that arise. This can include issues with your teeth and gums such as bad breath. Bad breath can arise due to the bacteria in your mouth If you are suffering from bad breath, it could… Read more »