The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

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... 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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Dental Sealants: Could You Use Some?

Does food seem to get caught in your back molars a lot? Is it difficult for you to get those teeth clean? For us to eat, our teeth have natural pits and ridges. However, if the ridges or pits go too deep, bacteria can gather there and start wreaking havoc.... Read more »

To Water Floss, or to Not?

It’s late. You’re tired. The last thing you want to do is fiddle with a piece of slippery plastic while you move it between your teeth, trying to clean out a day’s worth of junk before hitting the sack. Flossing isn’t popular, but it’s a necessary activity. However, there are... Read more »

Oral Health Care in Spring: Dental Damage Prevention

To help combat the litany of risks to your smile, you will need to make sure you're aware of common forms of dental damage. Dental damage arises due to accidents in your life that can easily damage your jaw, your teeth, your gums or any other aspects of your facial... Read more »

Educate Yourself About Dental Floss

You should never rush perfection. Even though cleaning out your mouth does not need to be perfect, there are certain guidelines that you should adhere to. In the case of interdental cleaning, which refers to cleaning between your teeth, you need to make sure that you're cleaning effectively and slowly.... Read more »

Oral Analgesic Might Help Deal With Oral Trauma Discomfort

Sports injuries and household accidents can sometimes impact the mouth with incredible force. In some of these moments, the damage to soft tissues and teeth can be significant and requires some essential first aid measures while you seek professional treatment.   Gently rinsing your mouth with a small amount of... Read more »