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 »

What You Need to Know About Caring for Your Toothbrush

Are you giving your toothbrush the proper care it deserves? Due to the fact that your toothbrush is essential for making sure your mouth can remain clean, you will need to also care for your toothbrush, so it can care for you. Ideally, you should replace your brush every few... Read more »

Tooth Extractions: What Happens After

After a tooth has sustained severe damage or decay, we may do what we can to save the tooth. At times, however, the damage may be too great and the tooth must be removed to protect your health. Today, we would like to explain what you can expect after a... Read more »

Plan for Your Smile With Dentures

When the time comes to enhance your oral health, it is important to always use effective tooth prostheses to replace any lost or missing teeth. Even if you only need to replace a single tooth, it may be possible to craft a set of dentures to complete your smile once... Read more »

Pregnancy: How It Could Affect Your Gums

Do you have a new baby coming into your life soon? As your body undergoes changes, some you may be expecting, but did you know that your hormonal changes could also affect your dental health? The changes in your hormone levels could elevate your chances for certain conditions like gum... Read more »

How Can I Prevent Damages to My Dental Crown?

When dental infection, injury, or oral trauma compromises the quality of a tooth, the best option to fully restore the tooth may be to place a dental crown. We offer tips on proper dental crown care to help you prevent damages and keep the dental restoration in good shape. Dental... Read more »

Talk to Your Dentist About Gum Disease Treatments

  Protecting your smile from oral ailments includes making sure that no infectious diseases are present. One highly common, but seriously debilitating diseases that can arise in your mouth is gum disease. Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease occurs when your gum tissues become infected. If left untreated, it... Read more »

What Increases Your Risk of Oral Cancer?

Oral cancer is an awful condition affecting thousands of new patients annually, with less chance of recovery the more advanced it becomes. You can protect yourself from oral cancer by scheduling regular screenings and understanding what can put you at risk for the disease. Using tobacco is one of the... Read more »