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 »

Braces Can Help You Feel Comfortable

You may look at or think about braces and feel a sense of revulsion. We understand they may not be the prettiest things you can be adorned with, but the comforts they can bring once they are done can be well worth it. Braces can actually do more for you... Read more »

Oral Health Wonders: Halitosis Treatments and Prevention

If you are suffering from halitosis, you do have options at your disposal. Halitosis is often the sign of issues within your body that could be causing problems. If you routinely suffer from halitosis, also known as bad breath, and it continues to return even after treatments are given, it... Read more »

Nighttime Oral Health Care: Bruxism Treatments

Have you started to show signs of heavy wear or enamel damage on your teeth? If it appears that your teeth are slowly suffering from any sort of damage and you are not aware of how it is happening, you may be suffering from a condition known as bruxism. Bruxism... Read more »

Understanding Mouthwash

To help ensure your mouth gets the appropriate care it needs, seek out reliable cleaning utensils and tools to improve your oral health. Just as you should be brushing twice daily and flossing once a day, you may want to consider adding additional products such as chewing gum and mouthwash.... Read more »

Significant Complications Can Arise from Untreated Gum Disease

If you sometimes fail to remember to brush your teeth twice each day or you are reticent to floss at least once each day excess bacterial deposits can start to build up in your mouth. As time goes on they can start to harden into tartar near the gumline leading... Read more »

Oral Health Damage Control: Flossing

How effective are your interdental cleaning needs? Do you always make sure to use a safe and effective dental floss properly? Do you know how often you should replace your water flosser if you're using one? Did you know that dental floss should typically be shred-resistant to ensure that it... Read more »

Knowing What Causes Bad Breath Can Help You Treat It

Symptoms of persistent bad breath can directly result from insufficient lifestyle and diet choices. In most cases, you can improve bad breath with effective oral care habits such as brushing and flossing your teeth and rinsing with antiseptic mouthwash. However, if you have chronic bad breath, also known as halitosis,... Read more »