Problems from a Missing Front Tooth Can Be Prevented with a Dental Implant

The teeth in the front of your mouth play a wide range of important roles. On a functional level, they are primarily responsible for biting off tough and hard foods, while also playing a role in the clarity of your speech. On a cosmetic level, your smile’s appearance communicates health and helps with a plethora… Read more »

Dealing With Dental Fluorosis

If you are raising children, you may know that there are many training toothpastes you could choose from. You might have also heard that most toothpastes contain fluoride, but are you aware that training toothpastes don’t? Toothpaste that has fluoride in it should not be swallowed, so you avoid giving it to children until they… Read more »

Am I at Risk for Gum Disease?

Risk factors for gum disease are more common than you might think. The risk factors for periodontal disease include smoking, diabetes, genetic susceptibility, stress, grinding or clenching teeth, advanced age, certain medications affecting oral health, poor diet and obesity. Men have an increased chance of periodontal disease compared to women. Advanced plaque or tartar build-up… Read more »

A Sensitive Filling Needs Professional Dental Care

Fillings are commonly used to repair small chips or modest cavities that afflict the tooth enamel layer. While they are intended to withstand the rigors of chewing food for many years, most have a finite lifespan. In general, larger fillings don’t last as long as small ones. This might be due to the amount of… Read more »

How Do I Treat a Broken Dental Crown?

Sadly, even though they are strong and reliable, dental crowns can break and become damaged, especially if you suffer a blow to the face or if your crown experiences extra wear and tear each day. So, if you ever have a broken or damaged dental crown, it’s important to keep calm and follow our dental… Read more »

Can Holistic Dentistry Improve Your Oral Health?

Holistic dentistry is the search for whole body wellness including the mouth, teeth and gums. If one part of your health is off, your entire body will suffer along with it. The same can be said with oral health issues. Also, not all dental procedures are considered beneficial to holistic dentists. Here are some we… Read more »

For Dramatic Whitening, Try an In-Office Professional Whitening

Teeth are a valuable part of you. They are what allows you to chew the food you love and are also a big part of your smile. White teeth make great first impressions. We understand that sometimes your smile may not be as white as you’d like. That’s why we offer a professional whitening treatment… Read more »

Aging Can Affect Your Teeth

You may have heard that there are a few things you’ll need to do to protect your oral health. For instance, you’ll need to brush and floss your teeth every day and schedule an appointment with our dentist once every six months. Still, as you get older, there are several things you can do do… Read more »

If You’re Looking for a Movie Star Smile, Try Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are wafer-thin, custom-made shells of tooth-colored materials designed to cover the front surface of teeth to improve your appearance. These shells are bonded to the front of the teeth changing their color, shape, size, or length. Dental veneers can be made from porcelain or from resin composite materials. Porcelain veneers resist stains better… Read more »

Replace Missing Teeth With Dental Bridges

Have you recently suffered tooth loss or had an oral extraction? If you have lost a tooth or even a few, you do not need to despair, as the dentists at , have plenty of treatment options to turn your smile back into a dental masterpiece you can be proud of. Don’t let a void… Read more »