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 »

Oral Hygiene Success: Toothbrushing Techniques

Brushing your teeth often requires several advancements in your toothbrushing techniques. If your toothbrush techniques are inadequate, you cannot reach your peak levels of oral health care. Because it is so important to not only use the right products but also to use them effectively, you will need to make... Read more »

Could Laughing Gas Help You?

Are you nervous about visiting the dentist? Does an upcoming appointment make you mildly or moderately anxious? Dental anxiety is a common problem and you are not alone. You might want to contemplate using nitrous oxide, or laughing gas, to help make your visits easier. Nitrous oxide is an odorless,... Read more »

Achievements in Dentistry: Oral Health Care Basics

Are you in control of your smile with your cleaning routines? Do you often consider your smile’s health when you think about the foods that you eat and drink? Do you consider how any bad or potentially unhealthy habits can affect your oral health? It is important that you ask... Read more »

Pregnancy Gingivitis and Tumors?

Are you pregnant? This new stage in your life is sure to bring some big changes, but did you know that pregnancy could also affect your dental health? The shifts in your hormones may increase your risk for certain issues like gum disease and small bumps that are referred to... Read more »

The Connection Between Mouth Health And Your Body

The health of the body and the health of the mouth, good or bad, are very closely connected. Studies have linked poor mouth health to diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, certain pregnancy complications and other negative health conditions. A healthy oral system, on the other hand, can promote self-esteem,... Read more »

Protecting Tooth Enamel: Is Carbonated Water Harmful?

For folks looking to make healthier choices when it comes to daily habits, one lifestyle change we encourage is to drink more water. Water is vital for proper saliva production, which is essential to preventing an oral condition called dry mouth which can harm teeth as well as gum. But... Read more »

How The Different Bridges Are Constructed

Have you heard about dental bridges, but do not understand what they are? A bridge is used to replace missing teeth, prevent your nearby teeth from shifting position, and restore your smile.   Four different types of bridges exist. They are named traditional, cantilever, maryland, and implant supported. They all... Read more »