Safe and Effective Tooth Replacements

If you are in need of replacing a missing tooth, modern advances in technology have allowed a wonderful array of toothlike replacements to exist that can serve you well for decades to come. Listed below are three safe and effective tooth replacements to consider. Dentures come in two major forms, complete dentures and partial dentures…. Read more »

A Tooth with a Bad Filling Might Need to Be Treated by a Dental Crown

A dental filling is often used to treat a tooth that suffers from a small cavity or a minor dental fracture. The special material used to repair the tooth is not vulnerable to further tooth decay. However, poor oral hygiene habits can gradually weaken the bond between the dental filling and the surrounding tooth enamel…. Read more »

The Importance of Mouthwash

Did you know, mouthwash is an important part of keeping your breath fresh and clean? Well, it’s true! Mouthwash is something that is often overlooked and as a result, people have a higher risk for gum disease and bad breath problems. That is why our team here at in , , is happy to talk… Read more »

Sugarless Gum: The Unknown Oral Health Cleaning Substitute

Did you know that sugarless gum can be occasionally used as an oral health cleaning substitute? If you are looking for supplementary dental tools that can be used to help keep your mouth fresh and your teeth clean, you may want to consider sugarless chewing gum. Sugarless gum can be used after meals because brushing… Read more »

Improve Your Oral Health By Using a Tongue Scraper

Do you feel like your oral hygiene routine just isn’t enough for your smile? If so, try using a tongue scraper! Tongue scrapers are handy tools that can clean your tongue and improve your oral health. In fact, they can benefit you in a myriad of ways. To help you understand a little more, Dr…. Read more »

How Can I Make My Child’s Dental Visit More Successful?

Dental appointments can be scary and nerve-wracking for children, which oftentimes makes them more stressful and unsuccessful. However, there are things you can do to help your child feel more comfortable in the dental chair. That way they can have a more positive and successful dental experience. First, schedule the appointment at the best time… Read more »

Do You Floss Regularly?

Has your dentist ever told you to floss more often? You’re not alone. 80% of dental patients admit they don’t floss. You probably know that flossing is important. The gap between what we know and what we do can often be rather wide. But did you know that if you don’t floss, you might have… Read more »

Dental bridge: The Appliance that Can Give You the Complete and Attractive Smile You Desire

Our dental team wants you to have the complete, attractive, and functional smile you deserve. Therefore, we encourage you to replace any missing teeth as soon as possible. One way of doing so is to fill the gap in your smile with a dental bridge. A dental bridge in , , is a replacement tooth… Read more »

Once Your Smile Has Been Professionally Bleached You Can Maintain It with Whitening Toothpaste

If tobacco use or a propensity for consuming dark foods and beverages has left you with a dull, yellow smile, it can have an adverse effect on your self-confidence. One of the most effective ways to restore the white luster of your smile is to have Dr. administer a professional dental bleaching treatment. The professional… Read more »

The Trauma of Having a Tooth Knocked Out Calls for Immediate First Aid

While it’s rare, dental avulsion, or having a tooth knocked out, can cause serious oral trauma. Usually resulting from a hard blow to the face or a lack of adequate mouth protection during athletics, it requires immediate first aid. To help manage a situation like this, your dentist, Dr. , offers the following advice. If… Read more »