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 »

How to Tell if You Have a Cavity

If you think you might have a cavity but you’re not quite sure, you have come to the right blog. Today, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to discuss the signs and symptoms of a cavity so you can know if you are a victim or not. There are many signs and symptoms of a… Read more »

Dental Bonding: The Facts You Should Know

If you would like to improve the appearance of your teeth to enhance your smile, then dental bonding might be the treatment you’re looking for. Our dentist, Dr. , is thrilled to offer dental bonding in , , to help patients like you achieve their smile goals. To help you know all about the treatment,… Read more »

A Heads Up on the Tooth Extraction Process

Even if you care well for your teeth, you could experience an injury or oral trauma that damages a tooth to the point that it needs to be removed. Reasons to have a tooth removed include a bad accident, advanced oral infection, unsuccessful root canal procedure, an impacted wisdom tooth or overcrowded teeth that need… Read more »

Understanding Dental Facts on Dental Bonding

  Dental damage in the form of oral accidents or injuries can be quite common. However even if you suffer some sort of blow to the face or physical trauma, it does not mean that your teeth are damaged and will need to be extracted. As long as bacteria has not yet entered a tooth… Read more »

Do You Know Which Toothpaste Is Right For Your Smile?

The combination of toothpaste and a dentist-approved toothbrush provides a sufficient cleaning force for your smile. If you are unfamiliar with the many toothpaste options, it may seem like choosing an abrasive toothpaste and scouring your teeth is the proper technique. However, when choosing the right toothpaste for your smile, there are many important factors… Read more »

Defeat Cavities With Dental Fillings

A dental cavity is a hole that forms when the tooth enamel becomes damaged. If the cavity goes untreated and develops beyond the tooth enamel into the inner chamber, it can infect the pulp and lead to tooth loss. You can stop a cavity in its tracks by receiving a dental filling from Dr. …. Read more »