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 »

Caring for Your Smile During Cold and Flu Season

Protecting your smile throughout your life includes protecting it each day. Even if you do everything you can to keep your smile safe one month if you neglect it the next, dental damage can occur. In addition, if you find yourself routinely sick, it is important to make sure that you continue to care for… Read more »

Bad Brushing Habits to Break

You’re brushing your teeth twice a day and flossing once every day, which is wonderful. You’re on your way to ideal oral hygiene. You might not be aware, however, that there are some common teeth brushing habits that everyone should break if they want to improve their brushing technique. Dr. and our team are more… Read more »

How to Care for a Dental Crown

Have you recently restored your tooth with a dental crown restoration? If so, good for you! Dental crowns are strong, reliable restorations that can help you in a myriad of ways. To help you keep your crown in tip-top shape, our dentist, Dr. , recommends doing the following things: -Brush: Use a soft-bristled toothbrush and… Read more »