Fix Your Misaligned Smile with Orthodontic Braces

Fix your misaligned smile with orthodontic braces. Getting your teeth straightened is an exceptional technique to ensure your oral health will remain in optimum shape for the rest of your life. With straighter teeth, you are able to clean all areas of your mouth seamlessly, which can greatly lower your risk for tooth decay and… Read more »

Professional Care is Needed to Treat a Loose Bridge

Dr. Kevin Caldwell cemented your dental bridge in place with a very strong dental-grade adhesive. This is meant to bond the bridge to the two anchoring abutments for many years to come. Unfortunately, bacterial complications from untreated gum disease or a dental trauma from something like an accidental fall can potentially weaken this connection. If… Read more »

Your Teeth and Medications

Did you know there is a link between the oral health of your teeth and the medications you are taking? Well, it’s true! Medications come with many side effects. While the medications are important for your overall health, keeping up with your oral care becomes as important as ever. That is why our team of… Read more »

The Different Mouthwashes for Your Teeth and Gums

Mouthwash is a beneficial oral hygiene tool that can help you in a myriad of ways. Because it’s so beneficial, it’s recommended to rinse with mouthwash at least once a day after you’ve brushed and flossed your teeth. If you’re new to this routine, our dental team is happy to tell you all about the… Read more »

Missing Teeth? We Can Help!

If you have missing teeth that are making you feel self-conscious when you smile, we can help. is pleased to offer fixed dental bridges for our patients in , , who want to replace missing teeth and smile with confidence again. We have found that fixed bridges are an excellent choice for missing teeth when… Read more »

Why Are Dental Cleanings and Exams Important?

Dr. and our dental team strongly encourage coming into our office for a dental cleaning and exam every six months. But why? Well, there are many reasons why you should do so. In fact, dental cleanings and exams are vital for your oral health. This is because they can: –Deeply clean your teeth: The treatment… Read more »

Dental Implant Benefits

There are times that—due to tooth decay, gum disease, or another issue—an individual may lose a tooth. If you lose a tooth, the appearance and functionality of your smile can be affected. To return your smile to its former glory, Dr. may recommend dental implants in , . A dental implant replaces both the tooth… Read more »

A Temporary Crown Needs Daily Care and Cleaning

Here at our office, Dr. often uses a dental crown to repair a tooth that is suffering from damaged enamel, large cavities or cosmetic imperfections. This is a two-stage process where the tooth enamel layer will be removed and eventually replaced by a crown made from gold, porcelain, or a base metal alloy. A dental… Read more »

The Link between Bruxism and Temporomandibular Disorder

Did you know there is a link between bruxism and temporomandibular disorders? If you suffer from bruxism, which is the unconscious act of clenching or grinding your teeth, you are very likely to cause symptoms of a temporomandibular disorder, also called TMD. Because all the parts of your jaw are interconnected, damage to one area… Read more »

Things to Know before Whitening Your Smile

Are your teeth stained or yellowed? Do you yearn for a brighter, whiter smile? Teeth whitening in , , may be for you. At our office, we offer both in-office and take-home whitening for your convenience. However, there are some things you should discuss with Dr. before deciding to whiten your teeth. The following can… Read more »