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 the benefits they have to... 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 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 »

Pregnancy Can Cause You to Be at Higher Risk for Dental Damage

Of course, there are many changes that occur in your body when you’re pregnant, but did you know that changes in your oral health are often among them? It’s true! There are a variety of dental conditions, often temporary, that women become more susceptible to during pregnancy because of fluctuating hormones. Luckily, our , Dr…. Read more »

Early Humans and Early Teeth

As long as humanity has existed in one form or another, we have had teeth. And as long as we have had teeth, we have had to take care of them. Dental care in prehistoric times was pretty simple. People made toothpicks out of whatever was at hand, and probably scrubbed their teeth with twigs… Read more »

Dental Dream Makers: Sedation Dentistry

Through the use of sedation dentistry, several complex treatments can be administered with minimal or zero discomfort at all. Sedation dentistry exists with several varieties and treatment methods to ensure you can have a mild sedation or even experience a deep state of unconsciousness. Depending on your health care needs and the procedures you require,… Read more »

Super Smiles: Gingivitis

Effective oral health care may seem easy by simply brushing and flossing each day. However, there are several more treatments and techniques you can employ to ensure your smile can continue to thrive. For additional oral health care support, visit our dentist for routine exams and oral examinations to determine if any damage has occurred… Read more »

Tools Like Dental Floss Can Clean Between Your Teeth

There are many different kinds of dental floss for cleaning between your teeth. Sadly, many people skip flossing which leads to painful and costly damage your teeth may be subjected to. Flossing is essential to your oral health. To help you understand more about the importance of flossing, your dentist, Dr. with in , ,… Read more »