The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to... Read more »

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 »

Tips for Soothing the TMJ Disorder at Home

The TMJ disorder is quite inconvenient and troublesome, especially because it can make even the most simple and mundane tasks difficult. If you’re a sufferer of the TMJ disorder, you’re likely looking for ways to treat it. Fortunately, for the simple cases, there are home remedies you can use to soothe the discomfort, and our… Read more »

Tips for Preventing Cavities

We would all love to prevent cavities, but this can be easier said than done. Maybe you don’t know the best way to maintain your dental health. To aid you in your endeavors, Dr. and our team are pleased to offer some general guidelines. Efficient Dental Hygiene Practicing good dental hygiene is your first line… Read more »

Braces: How Do You Floss?

Do you have braces? Have you tried, and perhaps given up on, flossing because of the wires? You aren’t the only one to have experienced this problem. We would like to help ease your struggle by providing a couple of tips and tricks that could help improve your dental hygiene and health. Using the right… Read more »

Oral Health Outliers: Dental Bridges

In situations where you have lost or missing teeth, it is important to have them replaced as soon as possible. The longer that you leave missing teeth, the greater the oral health risk you are susceptible to. Missing teeth can lead to a downturn in your oral hygiene and the look of your smile. A… Read more »

Dentistry FAQs: Malocclusions

Are you familiar with the different types of malocclusions that can plague your smile? Malocclusions, also known as bad bites, arise when your teeth slip and slide out of position. Frequently asked questions regarding the different kinds of malocclusions that can arise are as follows: Question: What is a malocclusion? Answer: A malocclusion is an… Read more »