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 »

Taking Steps Against Periodontal Disease

What can you do to avoid periodontal disease and the increased risks to your health? Here are some answers for you: Step 1. At-home Care This part is simple and easy to follow. Be sure to brush your teeth at least twice each day for two minutes with a soft-bristled toothbrush. It is optimal to... 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 »

Gum Disease: Age and Gender

While everyone is vulnerable to gum disease–men, women, and children–research has shown that men tend to have a higher risk of gum disease. Why? Perhaps because they are not seeing a dentist regularly or are not as consistent with good oral hygiene habits. Let’s take a closer look at periodontitis in men, women, and children.... Read more »

What Makes Invisalign®️ So Impressive?

The presence of crooked and crowded teeth has convinced many patients to seek orthodontic treatment in order to have a healthy and attractive tooth alignment, and now this can be done without metal braces. We are pleased to provide Invisalign® clear aligners for cosmetic orthodontics, and we offer a review of their impressive nature. This… Read more »

Achieve Your Dream Smile With Bruxism Treatments

Do you know how to spot the symptoms of bruxism? As bruxism is a problematic condition with your smile that arises due to you unconsciously grinding and gnashing your teeth, it is important to treat it as soon as possible. However, because it often takes place while you are asleep or without your awareness, it… Read more »

A Quality Mouth Guard Can Help Protect Your During Athletics

Vigorous athletics and contact sports typically come with increased risk of injury. In some of these instances an accidental blow to the mouth can cause significant damage to teeth and soft oral tissues. Athletes with traditional braces are also at increased risk of suffering severe oral trauma. To answer these important concerns many schools and… Read more »

Tooth Health and Braces

How often do you think about the health of your teeth while wearing braces? The chances are you’re thinking about the discomfort associated with braces instead. The thing is, if you don’t work hard on maintaining great tooth health, you’ll end up with all sorts of potential oral health problems. That’s why you have to… Read more »

A Custom Mouth Guard Might Be Needed for an Athlete with Braces

Protective mouth guards are often required by many schools and athletic associations for individuals participating in rigorous activities and contact sports. However, many of the mouth guards sold in stores fit mouth uncomfortably and some can lead to breathing issues. It’s also worth noting that many of these oral appliances cannot adequately account for the… Read more »