How to Encourage Your Child to Brush Their Teeth

Your child has reached the age that they can begin brushing their teeth without help. But let’s face it—getting your child to brush his or her teeth can be like (pardon the expression) pulling teeth. So how do you get your child excited about dental hygiene? How do you convince them that caring for their… Read more »

Choosing Toothpaste

The time has come to buy more toothpaste. You may be intimidated by this chore. With so many types of toothpaste available, how do you know which is the right choice? Generally speaking, choose a toothpaste with the ADA seal. Beyond that, choose the type of toothpaste that meets your specific needs or those of… Read more »

How Dental Veneers Can Help Your Smile

Do you have smile flaws that make you embarrassed, or even ashamed of your smile? If you dream of a more beautiful, radiant smile, Dr. may recommend veneers in , . What Are Dental Veneers? A veneer is a thin piece of porcelain or ceramic that is placed on the front of a tooth to… Read more »

What You Need to Know About Cosmetic Dentistry

General dentistry is about preventing dental health decay, keeping up strong teeth and treating unhealthy teeth and gums, but there’s more to dentistry than that. Of the many non-general fields of dentistry, cosmetic dentistry is perhaps the most popular. Cosmetic dentistry concentrates on enhancing the look of teeth and can also include a few healing… Read more »

Gum Disease: Symptoms to Watch For

Do you know how to spot the symptoms of periodontal disease, also called gum disease? Periodontal disease is a common oral infection that affects the gum tissue in your mouth. If left untreated, it can develop further, and in advanced stages, lead to tooth loss. One of the first signs of gum disease arises with… Read more »

Helpful Information About Dental Sealants

Brushing and flossing daily is imperative for gaining and upholding ideal oral health. However, even with proper brushing and flossing, it can be difficult to remove all of the plaque and food particles from the crevices of the back teeth. That’s where dental sealants come in! Dental sealant is a thin coating of resin that… Read more »

You Need to Know About the Mouth-Body Connection

You have probably heard of the mind-body connection, as this is a popular topic. However, have you heard of the mouth-body connection? Visiting our dental office often isn’t just about cleaning your teeth or getting a dental filling placed; it is about your overall health. This is because the health of your mouth can affect… Read more »

The Triggers of Gum Disease

Do you know what is causing your gum disease? If not, that’s ok! That is why, our team in , , wants to talk to you about gum disease and some of the common causes of it, so you can get the treatment you need to correct it. By understanding the different causes of gum… Read more »

The Common Causes for Sensitive Teeth

Do you know the common causes for sensitive teeth? Tooth sensitivity can be painful. However, did you know it could be a warning sign of another problem? At our dental office in , , we take your oral health care seriously, which is why we are prepared to give you some information on the causes… Read more »

Considering Whitening Your Teeth?

Today’s advanced dental technology allows people to choose from a multitude of products that will allow them to whiten their teeth. Whether it’s using products bought at the store you can use at home, over-the-counter products, or even a dentist-recommended product, we want to help you find the right care for your teeth. Advancements in… Read more »