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 »

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 »

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 »

A Floss Threader Might Help A Patient With Braces to Clean Their Gumline

Misaligned teeth can leave an individual struggling to deal with more than just an awkward looking smile. In time the improper relationship between multiple teeth can lead to chips on the biting surface as well as potential chronic complications with tooth enamel attrition. If your child has developing issues with the alignment, spacing or orientation… Read more »

What Are Energy Drinks Doing to My Teeth?

You see them in standing soda dispenser, the convenience store fridge, available at your favorite restaurant. Your kids seem to have one attached to their hand at all times. They have practically replaced the colas that have been a staple of modern society for over a hundred years! Indeed, the Coca Cola company itself makes… Read more »

Travel Tips for Teeth

Traveling is a ton of fun. But it’s also exhausting, and when you fall into your hotel bed or tent at night, it’s easy to put off important things – like brushing your teeth. Traveling, however adventurous, isn’t an excuse to be lax with oral health care. The good news is that there are a… Read more »

The Application Process of Dental Sealants

Your teeth are designed for specific functions such as grinding up food, as is the case for your back teeth, which are also called molars and premolars. To do their job right, they are ridged with cusps that help chew the food. While these cusps are great at chewing, they are also a good spot… Read more »

Repairing a Dental Fracture

At , our dentist and team are happy to assist our patients in addressing their oral care needs. As you may already know, tooth enamel is the toughest substance in your smile and even your body and is harder than any bone. Even so, your teeth can be damaged and become fractured. Our team can… Read more »