Dental Conditions That Disrupt the Tooth Whitening Process

Teeth whitening is a popular cosmetic treatment, and many patients find that it increases their confidence. However, effective teeth whitening requires healthy teeth and gums in order to achieve the optimal results. We encourage you to be aware of the dental conditions that can disrupt your teeth whitening process and cause adverse results: Plaque If… Read more »

Enjoy the New Year with Your New Smile Thanks to Tooth Hazard Treatments

  In order to keep your teeth safe, it’s always a good idea to avoid tooth hazards. By establishing a safe and effective tooth hazard prevention plan, you can make sure your smile can survive and thrive for the rest of your life. Not only should you monitor all lifestyle changes that can easily lead… Read more »

It’s Never Too Early For Dentures

Most people who envision the thought of receiving dentures do so much later in their lives because they assume young adults don’t need dentures. However, unfortunate incidents such as disease, poor dental hygiene, an accident, or a medical condition, can rob people of their teeth at a younger age. If you are struggling with major… Read more »

Engaging Ways to Teach Your Son or Daughter about Dental Health

Good dental care begins in the home. It helps to find ways to engage your children in fun activities about dental health. Here are some ideas for younger children: Cavity Spread: This activity will help explain to your child what tooth decay is and how it develops into a cavity. First, draw the outline of… Read more »

Spooktacular Oral Hygiene

The Fall season often comes with lots of candy and sweets. With trick-or-treating approaching, it’s more important than ever to have “spooktacular” dental hygiene. Great oral hygiene can help protect the teeth from the acids that is produced from sugar in the mouth. Dr. and our team are happy to instruct you on how to… Read more »

Enhance Your Oral Health with Sugarless Gum

Enhance your oral health with sugarless gum. And what can sugarless gum do for your smile? Studies report that chewing sugarless gum for a period of roughly 20 minutes after eating can create saliva, which in turn neutralizes acids and prevents cavities. For more of the amazing benefits that chewing sugarless gum can offer, see… Read more »

Oral Health Treatments: Dental Implants

Are you missing any teeth? Have you recently undergone a tooth extraction or have you suffered an oral accident or facial trauma that has left you with a gap in your smile? If so, consider the benefits that a tooth replacement treatment such as dental implants can provide. Dental implants are highly effective tooth replacement… Read more »

Toothbrush Care, Summarized

You can brush all you want, but if your toothbrush isn’t cared for, your teeth won’t get clean! Here are a few fixes to common mistakes people make. Store your toothbrush in a well-ventilated area. Closed spaces encourage bacteria growth. Store your toothbrush away from other toothbrushes. If you must store more than one toothbrush… Read more »

The Teeth Whitening Dangers to Avoid When Brightening Your Smile

You deserve a white and bright smile, which is why a teeth whitening treatment is a good idea if you suffer stained teeth. However, as you whiten your smile, be careful. There are some whitening dangers that can alter your oral and even overall health. So, it’s best to avoid those dangers as much as… Read more »

A Tooth Suffering from a Missing Filling Might Need to Be Treated with a Dental Crown

Dental fillings are often used to repair a tooth that has suffered a minor fracture, dental attrition, or a small cavity. While they are meant to last for many years it is possible for the natural bacteria in your mouth to weaken a dental filling’s bond with the surrounding tooth enamel. If one of your… Read more »