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 »

Why Mouth Guards Are a Must

Physical activity can significantly benefit your overall health, and many people enjoy getting outside or onto the court and playing a contact sport. Whatever you do to stay active and healthy, it’s important to wear an athletic mouth guard to protect your smile from serious oral injury. By wearing a... Read more »

Tooth Extraction: What You May Expect Afterwards

If a tooth has had severe damage or decay, we may do what we can to save the it. However, sometimes the damage is too great and, to protect your health, the tooth needs to be removed. Today, we want to let you know what you can expect in the... Read more »

Oral Health Care Plan: Dentures

Replacing teeth is one of the key steps you should always take with your oral health care plan. Even though you may be wary of using prostheses to replace any missing teeth, modern dentistry can ensure that they are placed and sized properly to fit your exact dental profile. A... Read more »

Treating Canker Sores

Do you have a canker sore? Are you trying to find relief from the discomfort they can bring? The good news is two-fold: you are not alone, and there are ways that you can treat your symptoms. Canker sores may be one of the most common infirmities in the dental... Read more »

Problems With Braces

Recent years have seen a lot of improvement in the functionality and comfort of braces. Occasionally, however, there are still problems. Some of these problems can include broken brackets or wires, loose bands or brackets or wires sticking out. If you experience any of these problems, call our team at... Read more »

What to Look for in Children’s Toothpaste

Dental care for children should begin smile at the time of birth, even before they have teeth to brush. When your child is at an age that they can begin brushing their teeth, you may find it helpful to choose a toothpaste for children, which can be different from adult... Read more »

Sleep Apnea Symptoms & Treatments

Obstructive sleep apnea is a disorder that causes the breathing to start and stop repeatedly during the night. This happens if relaxed throat muscles block your airways while you sleep. Some common symptoms of sleep apnea include: - Snoring - Daytime drowsiness - Headaches in the morning - Gasping or... Read more »