Rock Star Smiles Begin with Dental Veneers or Crowns

If you want your smile to shine, a little tooth restoration may be required. In many cases, brushing and flossing alone will keep your teeth clean and healthy, but cannot remove deep stains, discoloration, or fix cracks and chips in your smile. Rock star smiles are often created with dental veneers and crowns. With a… Read more »

What Can Tongue Scrapers Do for My Oral Health?

Your tongue can harbor countless amounts of bacteria each day. While this is quite unfortunate, it is common. This is why it’s important to clean your tongue regularly. Many people clean their tongues with tongue scrapers. Tongue scrapers can be beneficial for you, your smile, and your oral health, and Dr. and our dental team… Read more »

A Filling Might Be Used to Repair a Tooth Suffering from a Small Cavity

When a small cavity develops on one of your teeth, it can cause discomfort, heightened sensitivity, and a potential change in the tooth enamel texture. Should you experience any of these symptoms, you should not delay in seeking care at Dr. ’s dental office in , . If it’s caught early, might be able to… Read more »

Dry Mouth: Treatment Options

Everyone’s been thirsty or had a dry mouth before. As you already know, this isn’t typically a serious issue, but would you be surprised to hear that having a dry mouth regularly can lead to a number of problems? Dry mouth is actually a condition you could be suffering from if your mouth doesn’t produce… Read more »

Are You Beginning to Show Signs of Gum Disease?

Are you beginning to show signs of gum disease? Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is an extremely common, yet hazardous oral infection to your gum tissue. Gum disease is instigated by a variety of factors, including plaque buildup within our mouths, that if left untreated, can steadily damage your gums and cause irreparable… Read more »

Daily Care and Cleaning Will Help You Maintain the Integrity of Your Temporary Crown

Each dental crown restoration requires two different appointments. Dr. will start by removing the tooth enamel layer, leaving behind a healthy sheath of dentin that is called an abutment. A hard, plastic cap, known as a temporary crown, will then be secured over the abutment to protect it while the dental lab technician works to… Read more »

Information about the American Dental Association

Your dentist, Dr. is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA). You may have also seen the ADA seal of acceptance on your toothpaste, mouthwash, teeth whitening strips, floss or other products. What does all this mean? Here’s some useful information: What is the American Dental Association (ADA)? The ADA educates dentists and patients… Read more »

Regular Dental Checkups: The Benefits

You may already know that visiting a dentist is wise if you are experiencing symptoms like pain, inflamed or bleeding gums, or tooth sensitivity to hot and cold. We also recommend visiting us if you have a dental emergency, such as a cracked or fractured tooth. Still, have you ever been told that it’s still… Read more »

Do You Want to Improve Your Smile Even More? Chew on This!

Do you want to improve your smile even more? Are you looking for oral health care treatments that you can use on the go when brushing or flossing treatments are not readily available? Luckily, there are a few options that can keep your smile going strong until brushing and flossing become available. This includes chewing… Read more »

Say No to Cavities

We all know that cavity prevention is one of the biggest reasons we visit the dentist, brush our teeth, and floss, all on a regular basis. If you skip out on any of these for extended periods of time, you’ll likely end up with a cavity or two to show for it. To help reinforce… Read more »