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... 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... 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 »

Oral Health Care in Motion: Pediatric Dentistry

Are you doing enough to ensure your child receives the proper pediatric care? Caring for your child's teeth and gums at a young age is a task that requires advanced care. However, you do not need to go through this time alone, as our team is here to help you... Read more »

Placing a Dental Crown Can Stop a Cavity in Its Tracks

Even though a cavity starts out small, it needs to be treated before it causes extensive tooth decay and results in the loss of the tooth. To treat large cavities, we may need to place a dental crown to protect the tooth in place of the tooth enamel. Typically, you... Read more »

Improvements in Oral Health Care: Diabetes and Your Smile

Did you know there's a connection between diabetes and your smile? Diabetes is a condition in which your body's ability to process sugar is disrupted or inaccurate. To combat errors and issues that can arise with your oral health care, let your dentist know so that appropriate treatments can be... Read more »

Maximizing Your Smile With Teenage Dentistry

Are you doing enough to keep your smile safe from oral health risks as a teen? Several health risks in regard to peer pressure, lifestyle choices and bad habits that we often tend to pick up begin during the teen years. For a list of frequently asked questions associated with... Read more »

Polish Your Oral Health with Cosmetic Dentistry

Are you ready to enhance your smile with a cosmetic dentistry treatment? Cosmetic dentistry is known for building better smiles because it can alter the way your smile looks. Even for individuals that have suffered severe dental damage or have teeth that look extremely unsightly or abnormal, there are several... Read more »

How Does Pediatric Dentistry Benefit Your Child?

Pediatric dentistry is one of the recognized branches of dentistry and it focuses on the oral care of young children and teens. Pediatric dentists go beyond the requirements of general dentistry to understand and address the unique oral health needs of children. If you are interested in knowing how pediatric... Read more »