Not All Broken Smiles Have to Stay Broken.

Not all broken smiles have to stay broken. With dental implants, you can have natural-looking implants installed directly into your jawbone for a strong hold. A complete smile awaits with dental implants and their many remarkable benefits: – Dental implants can be customized and shaped to fit comfortably in the spaces left behind by missing… Read more »

How to Protect Your Teeth When You are Older

Did you know that you can lose teeth as you age? Have you heard that you should expect your teeth to weaken as you get older? Luckily, there are a number of things you can try, to keep your pearly whites strong as you age—and a few things that might weaken or damage your teeth…. Read more »

Tooth Discoloration: What You Should Know

You may understand that there are many things that can cause your teeth to become yellow. Some causes include inadequate oral care and even overexposure to fluoride. You may also understand that there are several solutions you can consider, including teeth whitening. However, do you know what you would do if your tooth turns black?… Read more »

Dental Bridges Are a Simple and Effective Tooth Restoration

If you have lost teeth, whether one or several, you know how inconvenient and uncomfortable it can make some parts of your life. It can disrupt your eating, so you can’t enjoy food as well as you used to. It can make speaking more difficult, and harder for others to understand you. It even changes… Read more »

Are You Caring for Your Child’s Oral Health?

Are you adequately caring for your child’s oral health? Because a child truly won’t be able to care for their own teeth until they are much older, it is the primary responsibility of their caregivers to ensure they are receiving the proper care they need. At around one year of age, the child should also… Read more »

Halitosis Abatement Requires a Clear Understanding of the Cause

Short-term bad breath from consuming pungent foods and beverages is rarely a cause for concern. In most cases, this can be remedied with a quick brush and floss as well as a rinse of antiseptic mouthwash. Chronic bad breath, which is known as halitosis, can be a much more serious problem. In some of these… Read more »

A Bridge Restoration Can Be Used to Replace a Previously Extracted Tooth

While it’s unfortunate, there are times when a tooth is so badly damaged, decayed or infected that it can’t be saved. In these extreme cases, your dentist, Dr. , might need to extract the tooth to alleviate the pain and prevent further complications. Once your gums have fully healed and any infection concerns have abated,… Read more »

Your Routine Dental Checkup Is Important for Maintaining A Healthy Mouth

The American Dental Association offers several recommendations for maintaining good, long-term oral health. This starts by brushing your teeth twice per day and flossing once each evening. Maintaining a healthy mouth also includes visiting your dentist, Dr. , twice a year for a routine dental checkup in , . The checkup starts with a thorough… Read more »

How to Respond in a Dental Emergency

Even if you keep up with your oral hygiene and visit our dental office at least twice a year for your routine checkups, accidents can happen. Knowing what to do in an emergency can mean the difference between saving and losing a tooth. Because of this, Dr. is happy to give tips for common dental… Read more »

Tooth Decay in Your Toddler

Did you know that you may be more likely to have cavities as you age? This is mostly because your teeth become more vulnerable to decay with age. There are many things you can do to keep your teeth healthy, but would you be surprised to learn that you should help your little one protect… Read more »