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 »

Are You Curious About Teeth Whitening?

What causes teeth to change color? There are several reasons why your teeth may become discolored or stained over time. Some of the most common reasons for teeth staining include: – Age – Bright or dark food and beverages – Trauma – Smoking and chewing tobacco – Some medicines How does teeth whitening work? Teeth… Read more »

Options for Fighting Bad Breath

Everybody hates dragon breath, and unfortunately, it’s a common problem. If you have bad breath, there are certain short-term and long-term measures you can take. Allow Dr. and our team to offer some helpful tips for banishing bad breath. Eat a Mint or Chew Gum Sugar-free mints and gum are really helpful to quickly mask… Read more »

6 Foods That Are Good for Teeth

You’ve likely heard of diets that can aid the health of your body, but are you aware that you can also go on a diet for your teeth and gums? That’s right! Continue reading to learn about foods that are great for your teeth. Cheese The chewing required to eat cheese increases saliva flow in… Read more »

Advantages Veneers Can Bring to Your Smile

Do you dream of having a Hollywood smile? material that are cemented to the front of the visible teeth to improve their appearance. There are many benefits to choosing veneers. Read on for an overview of just a few. Whiten Your Smile Easily There are many things that can stain your smile, including coffee, cigarettes,… Read more »

How to Brush & Floss Your Teeth

Most people know how important it is to brush your teeth every day. However, you may not realize how important flossing is. Dr. and our team stress the importance of a well-rounded dental hygiene routine. We are happy to give you tips for proper, thorough dental care at home. How to Brush Your Teeth You… Read more »

What to Do in a Dental Emergency

Even if you practice proper dental hygiene and visit our office regularly, dental emergencies may occur. Dr. and our team stress that you know what to do in these situations. There are things you can do at home to relieve discomfort and minimize damage before you come in to our office. Toothache If you have… Read more »