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 »

Cosmetic and Restorative Solutions for Missing or Aesthetically Inferior Teeth

There are many options to replace missing teeth or teeth that need to be extracted. Gaps left behind by missing teeth can be embarrassing and can possibly even interfere with eating and chewing. Replacing the missing or avulsed (knocked-out) tooth with an artificial tooth may remedy the problems you are... Read more »

What Did People Do Before Toothbrushes?

For years, mankind grew and evolved without a toothbrush to be found. So how did early man avoid the dental problems we deal with today? Well, sometimes, he didn’t. But for many years, people managed to take care of their teeth without toothbrushes, dental floss, or mouthwash. In early days,... Read more »

Reaching the Pinnacle of Oral Health Care: Teenage Dentistry

To make sure that your smile has the best chance of functioning properly, always be aware of risks that could befall your smile during your teen years. Several oral health problems can arise when your wisdom teeth erupt. As wisdom teeth are the last of your permanent teeth to erupt... Read more »

An Oral Appliance Can Save Your Smile During Sports

Tooth and jaw damage is sometimes unavoidable and can be common among walking toddlers or active kids. However, it is unnecessarily high among athletes who play high-contact sports due to a lack of proper protective gear. We encourage you to wear one or more of the following three appliances to... Read more »

A Lost or Loose Dental Crown Needs Professional Treatment

A dentist often uses a dental crown to replace a tooth’s enamel layer. They are often used to address a significant dental fracture, large cavity or as the final phase of endodontic therapy. It is cemented to the internal anchoring abutment with a strong dental grade adhesive. Sometimes an oral... Read more »