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 »

A Partial Denture Can Help Replace the Function of Multiple Missing Teeth

When a single tooth is lost the impairment to your oral function can prove to be a nuisance. When multiple teeth are lost to a severe oral trauma, untreated cavities, or chronic periodontal disease the loss of oral function can be profound. In some cases such as this, there might... Read more »

Dentistry Year-in-Review: Dental Erosion Prevention

It is important to always care for your smile so that enamel erosion cannot take place. It is essential to always brush and floss on a daily basis to ensure that enamel erosion and poor oral hygiene do not thrive. Erosion will occur if plaque buildup arises in your mouth,... Read more »

Dentistry and Pregnancy: An Important Relationship

Did you know that the first trimester of pregnancy is when fetuses are most at risk? This has led multiple women to cancel dental cleanings during their first trimester, but in reality, dental work does no damage to children during this phase of growth; there have been no studies or... Read more »