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 »

Understanding Dental Bonding

We all know that you love spending your free time reading up on different dental procedures. It makes for a scintillating way to pass the time at the office. All kidding aside, we know that these aren’t the most interesting topics. But if you have any sort of oral health problems, or you’re looking to… Read more »

What Is the Deal with Implant Dentures?

In today’s world of advanced dentistry, you don’t have to keep struggling with missing teeth. Dr. and our team can provide many different oral care options to help you regain your smile. We may recommend implant-supported dentures if you have lost several teeth. Unlike traditional dentures that remain on top of your gums, implant dentures… Read more »

Educate Yourself About Mouth Jewelry

It’s important to protect your smile against the risk of dental damage. Although mouth jewelry may seem like nothing more than an accessory for your smile to your style, the truth is that lip and tongue rings can destroy your smile and cause several health risks. Lip and tongue rings may seem stylish but are… Read more »

Dental Dangers in Your Diet

Did you know that numerous tooth hazard risks often arise from your diet? Because of the number of risks associated with the foods you eat in connection with your oral health, it is always a good idea to have a checklist in place of what foods and drinks you should avoid. Always remember to exercise… Read more »

The Proper Way to Brush Your Teeth

We are often told that we need to brush our teeth for two minutes, twice a day. Here are a few tips to get the best clean possible, and make those minutes work for you. The Right Brush Toothbrushes are designed to be used for a few months, then disposed of. That means that if… Read more »

Tongue Cleaning Tips

Did you know that millions of particles of bacteria and acids accumulate on your tongue during the day? Even if you can’t see them, they can cause your smile significant damage in addition to bad breath. To counteract this, we encourage you to clean your tongue every day during your oral care routine with a… Read more »