Tips on Helping Your Child Have a Good Dental Visit

Dr. and our dental team want your child to have a positive and successful dental appointment when they come to . However, we can’t make that possible on our own—we need your help. There are things you can do to help your child feel calm and comfortable in the dental chair. First, you can use… Read more »

A Bridge Can Serve as an Effective Alternative to a Dental Implant

Missing a tooth can cause a plethora of different complications in your mouth. Beyond the obvious impairments to your ability to chew, changes in your appearance, and possible alterations in your speech, the void in your mouth can also cause orthodontic problems. As time goes by, the teeth neighboring the void can start to turn… Read more »

Is Mouthwash Helpful?

You already brush twice a day, floss every day, and you want to know–is there anything else you could be doing? Mouthwash (also called mouthrinse) can be a good addition to the oral health routine of some people, though it is not a substitute for brushing and interdental cleaning. When used in addition to brushing… Read more »

What Are You Doing to Keep Your Toothbrush Clean?

What are you doing to keep your toothbrush clean? If you are looking to improve your tooth brushing skills, one easy technique is to improve the care you give to your toothbrush. If your toothbrush is past its expiration date or has fallen into disrepair, it will not be able to do the job expected… Read more »

A Tooth Damaged by Dental Attrition Might Need a Crown

Minor changes in the alignment of your teeth can have long-term consequences. As hard as your tooth enamel is, an unnatural amount of wear and tear between two teeth can still lead to problems with dental attrition in your bite pattern. If it’s caught early, or if the area of damaged enamel is small, our… Read more »

Types of Cosmetic Dentistry That We Offer

Cosmetic dentistry has uses that exceed simple aesthetics. There are many treatments that repair teeth that can cracks, breaks, chips, or fractures. Other services can replace teeth that have been extracted due to decay. Cosmetic dentistry can also allow you the size, shape, color, and feel you desire for your teeth. If you are seeking… Read more »

Are You Taking the Time to Prevent Cavities?

Cavities can pop up any age and at any time. They are often seen in children because of the amount of sugars kids are exposed to. Cavities form when the tooth enamel protecting our teeth wears down and a hole in our tooth is formed. Plaque, which is a sticky layer of bacteria in our… Read more »

Just a Reminder: Keep Your Daily Oral Health Habits Sharp

You should brush and floss daily in order to maintain the health and cleanliness of your teeth. No matter if you practice these things daily or are just learning the basics of oral health care, it’s always a good idea to go over a reminder of why these things are necessary. Regular brushing and flossing… Read more »

How to Protect Your Teeth From Age

You probably know that you’ll have to do a few extra things if you’re hoping to stay healthy as you get older. However, would you be surprised to learn that there are also a few extra things you’ll need to do to keep your teeth strong as you get older? In fact, even if you’ve… Read more »

Insights on the Treatments You Can Use for a Whiter Smile

Consuming dark foods and beverages on a regular basis can leave you with dull or yellow teeth. This is even more likely to be an issue if you use tobacco products on a regular basis. The severity and depth of the stains in your tooth enamel will largely determine the whitening method needed to fully… Read more »