The Benefits of Sugarless Chewing Gum on Your Smile

What are the benefits of sugarless chewing gum on your smile? Although most forms of gum are similar, some have added ingredients that may help with whitening your teeth or freshening your breath. However, it is best to avoid chewing gum that has sugar, as sugars are known to contribute to dental erosion. Chewing sugarless… Read more »

Make Sure You Have These Oral Hygiene Items While Traveling

Oral hygiene is vital, even when traveling. Many people believe vacations are breaks from life, which means vacations are breaks from cleaning their smile. But that is not true. It’s extremely important to clean your teeth and gums every single day. So, to help you take good care of your smile while you’re on your… Read more »

A Distressed Temporary Crown Needs Professional Care

Dental crown restorations performed at our dental office typically has two distinction phases of treatment. During your first appointment, Dr. will remove the enamel layer of the tooth. This leaves behind a dentin pillar that is called an abutment that will eventually anchor the new crown in your mouth. Our team will then create an… Read more »

Replacing a Missing Tooth with a Dental Implant Can Prevent Further Complications

When a tooth in your mouth is lost, it can lead to several different complications beyond chewing inefficiency. Depending on the tooth’s location, it could affect your outward appearance and even alter the clarity of your speech. With the passage of time, the structural void could also cause the neighboring teeth to alter their positions…. Read more »

Don’t Let Missing Teeth Keep Your Smile Away

If your missing teeth are preventing you from feeling self-assured when you smile, take heart, there is help! If your confidence is currently suffering because you are missing teeth, our dental team can help you bring back your smile. By using dental implants, Dr. in , , can effectively restore the full function and appearance… Read more »

Having a Fluoride Treatment During Your Dental Checkup Can Help Prevent Future Cavities

The American Dental Association recommends attending a routine dental checkup and cleaning every six months. Our dental checkups are designed to address all the aspects of maintaining a good oral health. This includes a thorough cleaning treatment, a dental exam, as well as a screening for oral and pharyngeal cancer. The dental exam portion of… Read more »

Bi-Annual Teeth Cleanings: The Benefits

Did you know that you should visit your dentist twice a year? Would you be surprised to hear that these two appointments are actually very important, or to learn that skipping either of these appointments could lead to serious consequences? As you may know, an important part of these appointments is cleaning your pearly whites… Read more »

Do You Have Tooth Decay? We Can Help!

Have you ever chomped down on a favorite food only to have pain shoot through your mouth? While there are a number of potential reasons for this pain, did you know that tooth decay is one possible cause? Fortunately, there are a number of things you can do to address tooth decay. Of course, you… Read more »

Restore Your Damaged Teeth Using Dental Crowns

Tooth injury happens unexpectedly, sometimes with a sudden accident and other times with the slow accrual of stress to the teeth. Often, the damage can be repaired with a simple filling or bonding, but sometimes the damage is too much and other treatment options will be used. Dental crowns are commonly used to repair moderate… Read more »

Got a Holiday Party Coming Up? Here Are Some Tips for Your Smile

The holidays can sometimes be harmful to your smile, without you realizing it. This is why it’s important to do all you can to keep your teeth and smile in tip-top shape. To help you, our team has some tips for you that can help you care for your oral health during your holiday parties…. Read more »