A Dental Crown Can Protect Your Tooth

Did you know, that your smile can sometimes need protected? Well, it’s true! Dental crowns are a way to protect a tooth in your smile and restore it to function, strength, and appearance. Here at in , , we are happy to provide you with information on dental crowns, and how they can not only… Read more »

Waterpik® Water Flossers Have Many Advantages

While most of our patients have no issues with regularly brushing their teeth, regularly flossing is nearly always an issue. Fortunately, water flossers such as Waterpik® have advanced so much that they are nearly as effective, and they have made flossing an enjoyable experience for many people who use them. Waterpik® Water Flossers work by… Read more »

A Consistent and Effective Flossing Technique Is Crucial for Preventing Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease is a problem plaguing millions of Americans each year. In fact, the American Dental Association estimates that nearly half of the population over the age of 30 has some form of periodontal disease. The inflammation and eventual infection is more commonly known as gum disease. The ADA recommends that you brush and floss… Read more »

Installing a Dental Implant to Replace a Knocked-Out Tooth

There are some extreme circumstances when a hard fall or a blow to the face can knock out one of your teeth. In some rare cases, the tooth comes out of the socket whole. If it’s kept alive, it might be possible for one of ’s dentists to successfully implant it back into the gums…. Read more »

Enamel Erosion and Tooth Sensitivity

While enamel – the outer layer of your teeth – is the strongest substance found within the human body, certain things can erode it. Soda, coffee, tobacco, and other foods high in sugar or acids do a number on your enamel. Oftentimes, this erosion of enamel is the underlying cause of tooth sensitivity. It’s worth… Read more »

Instructions on How to Properly Brush Your Child’s Smile

Dr. and our team care for your child’s smile and oral health, which is why we recommend brushing your child’s teeth twice a day. However, we understand that that might be a difficult task if you’re not sure how to properly clean their chompers in the first place. So, to help you keep your child’s… Read more »

Are You Planning a Trip? Here Are Some Tips to Help You Avoid Dental Emergencies

One of the worst things that can happen on a trip is a dental emergency. So, our team is happy to give you the tips and information you need to prevent dental emergencies at all costs. Those tips are: Avoid major dental treatment: If you need major dental treatment, like root canal therapy or dental… Read more »

Why You Might Need a New Filling

Healthy teeth and gums make for a vibrant, healthy smile. You can maintain good oral health by daily attention: brushing your pearly whites at least twice a day, for two minutes, flossing at least once a day, and keeping up with regular dental exams and cleanings. Still, even with the best of care cavities can… Read more »

Teeth Whitening and Complications

As you probably know, a smile is an essential part of making a good first impression. Similarly, you know that having a whiter smile can have a huge impact on a person’s confidence and quality of life. Tooth discoloration is caused by several issues, such as aging, certain medications, fluorosis, and even cavities. Fortunately, there… Read more »

Dental Sealants for Deeply Pitted Molars

It’s natural for the occlusal or biting surfaces of your molars and premolars to have small pits and fissures. These areas can sometime be hard to clean. The stuck-on food particles and plaque encourages tooth decay. It’s not uncommon for dentist to recommend dental sealants for teenagers or adults who are showing problems with keeping… Read more »