Avoid These Destructive Habits if You Want a Strong and Healthy Smile

Dr. and our dental team care about you and your smile. This is why we encourage you to take good care of your teeth, gums, and jaws every chance you can. However, there are many habits that can harm your smile without you even realizing it. So, if you participate in any of these bad… Read more »

What Are Your Oral Health Care Resolutions for 2017?

What are your oral health care resolutions for 2017? Do you desire whiter teeth, or perhaps a filling for nagging cavities? With such rapid advances in technology, no matter the oral ailment, chances are it can be fixed and potentially even enhanced to a degree that is even better than ever before. Whatever your desires… Read more »

Adults and Braces

As an adult getting braces isn’t the most pleasurable thing you can do. Braces are for teenagers, not professional working adults, right? Well, if you want a straight smile to help improve your confidence in professional settings – as well as your self-confidence in regards to your appearance – then you definitely need to take… Read more »

Composite Fillings Are a Cavity’s Worst Nightmare

Cavities can invade our smile at any time. That is why it is vital to keep up with your oral care and dental checkups. Did you know, there is more than one kind of filling when it comes to restoring a smile? Well, it’s true! Composite fillings are a popular filling to choose when it… Read more »

Toothbrushing Tactics for Tackling Holiday Treats

There are plenty of toothbrushing tactics for tackling holiday treats. Unlike diet fads, the tried and true methods for cleaning our teeth in the past can be just as effective in modern times. Brushing our teeth is still one of the most effective and proven methods for proper oral health care. As long as we… Read more »

Restorative Dentistry Often Uses a Dental Implant to Replace a Knocked-Out Tooth

Restorative dentistry is a specialized form of dental treatments that focuses on replacing one or more missing teeth. While dental bridges used to be the industry standard for replacing teeth, in recent years more and more dentists, like Dr. , have been recommending dental implants to replace a knocked-out tooth. Before the implant can be… Read more »

Why Everyone Should Consider Switching to Composite Fillings

Amalgam fillings have been the dental filling of choice for over 150 years in America. The earliest known use of amalgams for dental use was first observed back in 650 A.D., so they have a long and proven track record of success. Despite their success rate, newly developed composite fillings have been shown to be… Read more »

The Steps Involved in a Dental Checkup

Are you about to visit your dentist, Dr. , for your six month checkup? If so, our team would like to help you prepare for your appointment! If you know what to expect during the treatment, you’ll feel more comfortable in the dental chair. So, when you come into our office, you can expect the… Read more »

What is Enamel?

You’ve probably seen it advertised on toothpaste that a certain brand will “strengthen tooth enamel.” Those same words also appear on bottles of mouthwash. But that raises the question of what enamel is, why it’s important, and whether or not you should be concerned about it. To help clear things up, our team here at… Read more »

Insights on First Aid, Treatment and Restoration Options with a Cracked Tooth

Your tooth enamel is harder than your bones. However, there are still times when a fall or blow to the face can badly chip or fracture one of your teeth. This is even more likely if you grind your teeth at night. Even if the damaged enamel doesn’t cause pain, you should still have your… Read more »