The Importance of Brushing Not Once, But Twice a Day

As a kid and maybe even as an adult, you have probably been told that neglecting to brush your teeth on a daily basis will cause them to rot out of your head. While that seems extreme, it can happen if your teeth don’t receive consistent proper oral care. If you are wondering why brushing… Read more »

Why Dry Mouth is Important

Xerostomia is a dental condition affecting the salivation levels of the mouth, leaving the mouth with a dry feeling that can ultimately cause damage to the pearly whites. With a little bit of aid from our team, you can manage xerostomia; here are a few things that you should recognize. Lots of people believe that… Read more »

Tooth Decay: The Symptoms to Look For

Tooth decay, which is also known as a cavity, is a serious and dangerous dental issue that can harm your smile and affect your oral health. When you fall victim to a cavity, it’s important to get it treated right away otherwise it might spread and harm more of your tooth and smile. To find… Read more »

Are Dental Implants for Me?

Are you missing one or more teeth? If you would like to restore the beauty and functionality of your smile, ask Drs. Jim Nored & Annette Gemp about dental implants. Dental implants are restorations that replace both the tooth root and the crown of the tooth. What are the advantages of dental implants? The many… Read more »

Bad Breath Causes & Solutions

Many people suffer from dragon breath from time to time. Bad breath can be embarrassing and unpleasant. Did you know that there are certain things that can cause bad breath and that there are ways to keep bad breath at bay? Causes of bad breath include: – Dry mouth – Gum disease – Some foods… Read more »

Enhance Your Fall Smile with Healthy Food Diets

With all the temptations that will be thrust your way during the numerous holidays that are coming, it is important to do your best to eat healthy to prevent oral accidents and injuries that may arise. Healthy foods are abound if you’re willing to look for them. One of the key elements that affects a… Read more »

Is a Cavity Trying to Gain Traction in Your Smile?

When tooth decay attacks your tooth it will cause a hole called a cavity in your tooth enamel. Sometimes you won’t even be aware that a cavity is harming your smile until the decay reaches the dentin below the enamel, where small nerve endings lie, causing you to feel pain or sensitivity. This is why your… Read more »

Daily Consistencies is an Important Factor in Your Daily Oral Hygiene Routine

The American Dental Association was founded to help people preserve their oral health throughout the course of their lives. This is done through a series of guidelines, recommendations, and information available to the public. One of their most important recommendations calls for brushing your teeth twice and flossing once each day. This daily oral hygiene… Read more »

The Tooth-Harming Habits Your Kids Should Avoid

If your child has grown into their permanent teeth, then it’s important to do all you can to keep them in tip-top shape. This is recommended because the permanent teeth should last a lifetime. Unfortunately, there are many things/habits that can harm your child’s teeth and put their smile in danger. Our dental team would… Read more »

Fun Facts About Dental Erosion

Do you know what the effects of dental erosion are on your smile? Dental erosion, sometimes known as enamel erosion, is the process of harmful acids eating through your tooth enamel thereby causing tooth decay and cavities. Dental erosion should be prevented and treated whenever possible. Shield your teeth from dental erosion begins with keeping… Read more »