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 »

Healthy Foods to Eat for Your Teeth

Your teeth deserve healthy treats too! In fact, it is essential to take care of your teeth, so they can last a lifetime. There are many foods we can eat that can significantly improve our oral health and overall health. Understanding these foods and applying them to our diet can... Read more »

Enjoy a Successful Dental Visit with Sedation Dentistry

If the thought of sitting in the dental chair for treatment causes you to feel fear, we can help to calm your nerves through the calming effects of sedation dentistry, which promotes deep relaxation during a visit to the dentist. At our office, we can provide both nitrous oxide and... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Can Often Replace a Tooth Lost to Severe Dental Trauma

An accidental blow to the mouth can sometimes exert enough force to knock out or severely fracture a tooth. In these moments emergency treatment might call for extracting whatever remains of the tooth’s root to allow the gums to heal properly. Many of these treatment plans also include prescription pain... Read more »

Good Oral Health Habits Promote a Good Oral Hygiene

A healthy mouth is certainly an important aspect of maintaining a high quality of life. Cavities, gum disease and other oral health problems can cause significant discomfort and complications. Left untreated they can also be expensive to deal with. The first step in maintaining a healthy mouth in the long... Read more »

Cavity Prevention Includes Regular Dental Checkups

Cavity prevention is very important for maintaining a healthy mouth. Tooth decay is often the result of poor oral hygiene habits that allow for a buildup of bacterial deposits or failing to attend your routine dental checkups. When this occurs on a chronic basis the persistent presence of plaque acids... Read more »