A Chipped Tooth Could Come to Harbor a New Cavity

Some cases of chipped tooth enamel of minor dental fractures cause little to no pain or sensitivity. In some of these instances you might be tempted to ignore the issue and not bother with professional treatment. However, as time goes on bacterial deposits, plaque buildup and food particles can start to accumulate in the compromised… Read more »

Upgrade Your Oral Health Care Goals with Dental Sealants

Instead of always acting after tooth damage has occurred, maybe it’s a good idea to protect your teeth from cavities before they have a chance to occur. If you know that you are at a high risk of dental erosion and cavities, dental sealant applications can prove to be beneficial. Dental sealants are thin layers… Read more »

The Key to a Great Smile with Tooth-Brushing Techniques

Brushing your teeth is one of the most important habits you can have in your oral health care and hygiene routine. It is extremely important for washing away acids and plaque buildup. However, brushing is only as effective as the techniques you’re using. Thus, it is important to make sure you’re brushing safely and effectively…. Read more »

Discover Your Smile with Tooth Restorations

Have you ever suffered an oral accident or injury? Do you have any abnormal or unsightly teeth you wish to cover or conceal? If you wish to improve the look of teeth, or even protect you from further damage, a tooth restoration treatment can be helpful. Potential treatments include crowns, veneers, fillings. and teeth whiteners…. Read more »

Mouthwash, Chewing Gum, and Your Smile

Brushing and flossing are the siblings that make the foundation of oral hygiene. But have you met their cousins, Mouthwash and Chewing Gum? The four of these work together to bring you excellent oral health. Mouthwash: Choose an over-the-counter therapeutic mouthwash that has earned the ADA Seal of Acceptance. Therapeutic mouthwashes are designed for many… Read more »

Holidays and Oral Health

The holidays are a special time of the year, but if you’re not cautious, you can do major harm to your teeth. By taking precautions to not open things with your mouth, to eat sweets at the suitable times and to do what you can to brush thoroughly, you can shield your teeth this year…. Read more »

The Basics of Root Canals

The words “root canal” cause many patients to envision long, painful procedures and a difficult period of recovery. Over the years, root canals have received a poor reputation, but root canal care is vital because it can preserve teeth that would otherwise need to be extracted. Dr. and our team are happy to give you… Read more »

Dental Care and Your Braces

If your dentist has told you that it is time for you to get braces, or if you have decided the time is right, you might be wondering how you will take care of your teeth with all that metal in your mouth. Well, not only is dental hygiene possible when you wear braces, but… Read more »

Restoring Broken Smiles

In this modern dentistry age, there are very few dental ailments that cannot be treated. If your smile is broken, chances are very high that we can fix it. Here are some examples below: – When your tooth enamel has been penetrated by bacteria, cavities forms. Thankfully, they can be treated with dental fillings, which… Read more »

Dentures 101

If you have worn never had dentures before, you should expect a period of adjustment. This is particularly true if you have been living with missing teeth for some time. At first, your dentures will feel bulky in your mouth, and it may take some time for you to learn the best way to put… Read more »