How Plaque and Tooth Decay Affect Your Teeth

You probably know that tooth decay can lead to a number of issues. Similarly, you may know that if you let plaque build up there are a few things you’ll need to do to keep your teeth clean. However, did you know that plaque and tooth decay together can form cavities? Fortunately, there are a… Read more »

Vegetarian Diets: What you Need to Know

You probably know that a diet can affect your health. Similarly, you probably know that a diet can affect your teeth—but do you know what a vegetarian diet could do to your teeth? Unfortunately, a vegetarian diet can lack some of the nutrition you need, which could eventually harm your teeth or gums. However, if… Read more »

Gum Disease Is a Serious Health Issue

It is estimated that nearly half (47%) of Americans over 30 have periodontitis, an advanced form of gum disease. That number increases to 70% of seniors. One might think that since it is so common, it can’t be that serious. However, that is simply not the case. Gum disease can cause major, irreversible damage to… Read more »

Our Dental Tooth Bleaching Procedure Offers the Whitest Smile Possible

There are many things that can cause stains to develop in the enamel of the teeth in your smile. Stain enamel can be caused by the natural processes of aging, tobacco use of simply enjoying dark food and drinks, on a regular basis. How deeply the stains penetrate the enamel of your teeth will determine… Read more »

Oral Cancer Screenings Save Lives

Did you know that April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month? Since we’re concerned about your complete oral health here at , we want to keep you informed about the importance of getting screened for oral cancer. Oral cancer is diagnosed in nearly 50,000 people every year. It is a serious disease: its 5-year survival rate… Read more »

Beautiful Smiles with Dental Veneers

You meet those people all the time. You see them at work, out in public, and you may even be married to one. People that have perfect teeth seem to be more confident, smile more, and obviously have an enhanced appearance. Have you ever wished that your smile was brighter, straighter and more attractive, too?… Read more »

Are Your Wisdom Teeth Helping or Hurting?

When our ancestors roamed the earth, the third molars, or wisdom teeth, were necessary to help chew the kinds of food they ate. Our diets have since evolved, making these third molars superfluous, and in fact, problematic since our jaws are smaller than theirs, so there isn’t really room for these extra teeth. This means… Read more »

Dental Sealants are an Inexpensive way Protect the Biting Surface on Molars

Maintaining your child’s teeth helps get them started in the right direction towards an adult life of good oral health. It’s not uncommon for the biting surface on your child’s permanent molars to have deep pits and contours. Deeply contoured or pitted biting surfaces can sometimes be a challenge to completely brush clean. If food… Read more »

Children’s Dentistry: Remedies to Help Sooth Your Teething Baby

Teething is a natural occurrence that happens when the primary teeth begin to grow into your child’s mouth. Generally, the bottom teeth will grow in first and the upper teeth grow in about 1-2 months later. The teeth will erupt through the gums, which will cause extreme pain and discomfort. This is completely normal. So,… Read more »

Repairing Your Smile with a Dental Bridge

If you are looking for a tooth-replacement option that will give you the results you want and the abilities you need, a dental bridge may be the right solution for you! A dental bridge is a natural-looking, reliable restoration that replaces your missing teeth for many years. It is generally made of dental crowns and… Read more »