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 »

Find out if Cosmetic Bonding Is the Right Choice for You

Have you wondered what to do about your chipped, discolored, or damaged teeth? Well, you may not need to wonder anymore! If you have cosmetic problems with your teeth that you would like to correct, cosmetic bonding may be the correct choice. The great thing about bonding is that it is a relatively easy procedure… Read more »

How Dentures Can Help You

The main way dentures can help is by replacing teeth that have gone missing. While replacing teeth seems relatively simple, it can actually go a long way in helping us. Missing teeth can affect our appearance and natural abilities more than you might think, but restoring them with a set of dentures can reverse those… Read more »

Making the Most out of Pediatric Dentistry

The sooner that you begin pediatric care for your child, the better their oral health will be. Pediatric dentistry is a specialized field of dentistry that focuses on the oral health care of your child. Because your child is not able to adequately care for their own teeth and gums for many years to come,… Read more »

Tartar Doesn’t Come Off By Itself – Trust Our Hygienist To Do It

You can brush away plaque before it hardens into tartar, but allowing plaque to sit for 48 hours or longer ensures that it will stay on your teeth as tartar—also called dental calculus. It is nearly impossible to remove by yourself after that. Better to book an appointment with the dentist for a professional cleaning… Read more »

Be Sure to Brush and Floss Your New Dental Crown

The new dental crown installed in your mouth at represents a significant investment in restoring your severely compromised tooth. Most dental crowns are made from special dental materials that will not be susceptible to cavities. Yet your new dental crown will still need to be included in your daily oral hygiene regimen.   If you… Read more »