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 »

Prevent Cavities Daily Through Effective Oral Care

When small holes form in the teeth, these are cavities that have developed as a result of oral acid from plaque eating through the tooth enamel. Common signs of cavities are tooth sensitivity to heat and cold, an ongoing toothache, and stains on the teeth. When cavities don’t receive treatment, they can cause you to… Read more »

Tricks for Top-Notch Gums

You need top-notch gums to have a top-notch smile, which is why our dentist, Dr. , strongly encourages you to clean and care for your gums regularly. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to achieve those goals, and we are happy to tell you all about them. Some tricks to use for top-notch… Read more »

An Oral Night Guard Can Spare Your Smile

Many patients develop a habit of tooth grinding as a result of stress or feeling angry. However, they may not even notice that they are dealing with this condition if it only occurs at night while they are asleep. Known as bruxism, this condition is often not serious then it occurs in younger children, but… Read more »

The Dangers of Sleep Apnea

Do you snore while you sleep? Do you wake up tired each day and can’t explain why? If so, you could be suffering from sleep apnea. Sleep apnea should be taken seriously, and to help you understand why, our dental expert, Dr. at in , , has provided you with this information: First, sleep apnea… Read more »

Do You Have a Dry Mouth?

Did you know that saliva performs important roles in maintaining your teeth and gums? One of the functions of saliva is to remove excess food and bacteria particles lingering in your mouth following a meal or snack. Saliva also helps to prevent dry mouth, as this condition allows plaque and tooth decay to thrive and… Read more »

Your Dental Checkup Can Be Used to Apply Dental Sealants

The American Dental Association advises you to have a dental checkup twice each year by a professionally trained dentist like Dr. This simple appointment is a critical part of maintaining a healthy mouth. Each dental checkup performed at is designed to thoroughly remove tartar and bacterial deposits. This also involves monitoring your mouth for early… Read more »

What is Cosmetic Dentistry?

Cosmetic dentistry is a branch of dentistry that is meant to improve the appearance of your smile. Unfortunately, there are many things that can take the beauty away from your smile. Those are things like discolored teeth, uneven teeth, gaps between teeth, and more. Cosmetic dentistry can fix your unattractive tooth characteristics and give you… Read more »