October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »

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 the bone from the missing... 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. However, because it doesn’t have... 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 might also take into account... Read more »

Oral Health Timekeepers: Dental Crowns

Are you in need of a reliable dental crown to improve the look of your smile? Dental crowns are cosmetic dentistry treatments and procedures designed to apply materials directly on top of a damaged or abnormal tooth. If for any reason your teeth are irregular looking, misshapen, or simply need to be concealed, a dental… Read more »

The Details on Invisalign®

If you’ve heard about Invisalign® but don’t know what it is, or what it even does, then you’ve come to the right place to find answers. We have a lot of experience with Invisalign® and can’t wait to share that with you. This revolutionary practice of orthodontics is a stellar way to help people who… Read more »

Invisalign®: Straightening Your Smile

Are you trying to find a way to straighten your smile? Do traditional braces not appeal to you, or are you looking for a more discreet option? If so, Invisalign® may be a great way to assist you in achieving the smile that you desire. They can gently move your teeth without using wires or… Read more »

Mouthwash Options and Benefits

Are you aware of the many options and benefits that come with mouthwash? Mouthwash can help keep your oral health in excellent shape and give you fresh breath as you start your day! To help you learn more about mouthwash and why it is crucial, our dentist, Dr. in , , has provided you some… Read more »

Are There Things I Can Do to Remember to Floss?

If you’re one who forgets to floss, it’s time to change your ways. Flossing is very important for your smile and oral health, which is why it’s very important to floss at least once a day. To help you remember to floss, our dentist, Dr. , has some tips for you. It’s best to do… Read more »

A Cavity on a Molar Might Need an Amalgam Dental Filling

Your molars play an important role in your the function of your mouth. These large teeth have a contoured surfaces that aid in the process of chewing and grinding food into small pieces that can be swallowed safely. Sometimes, these deeply textured areas on surfaces of your molars can trap food debris, plaque and bacterial… Read more »