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 »

You Should Take Preventive Care Seriously

Preventive dental care is very beneficial, especially if you’re interested in having a strong, healthy and top-notch smile. This is because preventive care can help you avoid minor and major dental issues, like tooth decay, gum disease, enamel erosion, tooth cracks and more. You should make preventive care a top priority. To do so, you… Read more »

Content Smiles: Tooth Brushing Care

An effective toothbrush care plan includes making sure that your toothbrush is always functioning as it is intended to. If you notice any abnormalities or irregularities in its look or its ability to effectively clean out your mouth, it may be time to replace it. Seek out alternative cleaning utensils or any utensils that are… Read more »

A Day in Dentistry: Oral Health Care

Are you taking care of your oral health care to ensure your teeth and gums are made at their peak levels? Often times, various aspects of your life including your diet or choices that you make can negatively or positively affect your smile. Did you know that unhealthy habits such as smoking and chewing tobacco… Read more »

Common Questions Concerning Composite Fillings

Did you know that composite fillings are tooth-colored in appearance and can drastically improve your smile by filling in cavities? It’s true! Composite fillings are also highly recommended for protecting your smile from the risks of future cavities to enhance your smile. Cosmetic fillings are designed to improve your smile in several ways. Listed below… Read more »

How Other Factors Influence Dry Mouth

Your mouth produces saliva throughout the day to enhance its overall function and aid in services such as cavity prevention. Other roles include facilitating clear speech and removing food particles from your mouth after a meal. Your mouth produces more saliva when you chew to lubricate before it’s swallowed. If a chronic lack of saliva… Read more »