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 »

A Porcelain Dental Crown Can Mimic the Appearance of Natural Tooth Enamel

A tooth with a discolored enamel layer or other cosmetic defects can leave you feeling self-conscious about your smile’s appearance. At the same time a tooth with a significant physical defect such as a large cavity or significant dental fracture can lead to significant discomfort and sensitivity. If you are having a problem with one… Read more »

Got Questions About Oral Hygiene? Here Are Your Answers

If you have questions about oral hygiene, you have come to the right blog. Our dentist, Dr. , is happy to help you find the answers you need. The more you know about oral hygiene, the better. In fact, it can help you have the top-notch oral hygiene routine you need. So, to help you,… Read more »

Plaque 101

Do you get something built up along your gumline and teeth? Can you usually get it off after brushing, flossing or gently scraping it? If so, it could be a colorless, sticky film of bacteria and sugars known as plaque, which continually forms on your teeth. Your mouth is naturally full of bacteria and it… Read more »

Building a Foundation for Your Smile With Diabetes and Your Smile

The more you do to take care of your smile the better off your smile will be. Although you can avoid several oral health risks that may arise, by taking effective proactive steps towards your oral health care and its treatments, you stand the best chance of making sure your teeth and gums will continue… Read more »

Scaling and Root Planing: Why?

Were you informed that you might need to have your teeth scaled and your roots planed, also known as a deep cleaning, but you don’t know what that even means? You aren’t alone. We would like to briefly describe why this procedure is performed and what you can expect afterwards. If you frequently get a… Read more »