What Has Heartburn to Do with Dental Health?

Do you have acid indigestion (heartburn)? Do you sometimes get an acidic taste in the back of your mouth or throat? If this happens more than a couple times a week, you may have gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD—and it can dissolve your teeth enamel. GERD becomes an issue when the door of muscle at… Read more »

Holistic Dentistry: Harmonious Long-Term Dental Health

What do you know of holistic dentistry or why so many patients prefer to visit a holistic dentist? Our team has gladly provided a review of the following reasons to choose holistic dentistry for its long-term health benefits: – Holistic dental care is very clean. We provide non-toxic and wholesome products and materials that are… Read more »

Important Tips About Toothaches

Toothaches are a highly common but potentially dangerous oral health risk. Although damage to your gums and other areas may lead to toothache-like symptoms, actual toothaches are abscessed teeth with infections in the nearby area. If left untreated it can lead to serious infections in your jawbone, teeth, and surrounding tissues. Furthermore, tooth loss can… Read more »

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 »