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 »

Remember Your Dental Checkups

When was your last dental checkup? If the answer was more than six months ago, then it’s time to make yourself an appointment! Your teeth and gum health are essential to monitor to prevent critical damage to your teeth and gums. Our , Dr. , is excited to give your teeth and gums a checkup… Read more »

Water Flossing Facts

Have you heard about water flossing? If not, then you have come to the right blog! Water flossers are a new dental tool that can help your smile stay clean and fresh. Our , Dr. with in , , cares about your oral health, which is why we have provided you with this necessary information… Read more »

A Tooth Lost to a Severe Cavity Might Be Replaced by a Dental Bridge

Sometimes a contoured or deeply textured surface on a tooth can trap plaque and other bacterial deposits. Normally your routine dental checkup will catch these deposits and clear them away before a cavity can develop. If you have a bad habit of skipping these important appointments a severe case of tooth decay can develop deep… Read more »

Oral Health Outliers: Dental Damage

Did you know that several oral health risks arise due to incidents in your day-to-day life? Even though you may often be worried about cavities and tooth decay, one of the biggest issues lies in your everyday habits. Even a single blow to your face can destroy a lifetime’s worth of hard work and effort… Read more »

Should You Get a Composite Filling?

Not all of your teeth are designed to do the same thing. Your front teeth are designed for biting and tearing, while your back teeth are used for chewing. Because of that, your back teeth are stronger than the ones in the front, and can handle the pressure needed to do the job. Your front… Read more »

Revive Your Oral Health with Dental Erosion and Cavity Prevention

Keeping your smile safe includes always making sure that the necessary tests are done to help limit the effects of dental erosion. If dental erosion continues to occur, it will slowly bore holes into your teeth known as cavities. If you wish to prevent cavities, you must first prevent dental erosion from arising. Since there… Read more »