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 »

Wisdom Tooth Removal FAQs

There is a lot of complexity involved with the wisdom teeth, and this can result in many patients have lots of questions about their oral condition. If you have a concern regarding your wisdom teeth, our dentist would be happy to provide the answers you need to help you be... Read more »

Dental Sealants and Kids

A lot of parents are faced with the question of whether they should have their kids get dental sealants. Usually, a recommendation for these comes as soon as your kids get permanent molars in. Well, there are quite a few reasons why you’d want to seriously consider dental sealants as... Read more »

The Basics: Oral Emergencies

Helping to keep your smile safe from the risk of oral accidents and injuries can only go so far. Although it's essential that you continually implement effective prevention plans and risk assessment routines as much as possible, every once in a while, an oral accident or injury can still arise.... Read more »

Dental Veneer Care for a Smile that Lasts Years

If you are familiar with dental veneers, you may know them as cosmetic shells that are cemented to your front teeth to improve their appearance and help them look and feel healthier. The uses of dental veneers are numerous, from whitening teeth and correcting crookedness to closing minor tooth gaps.... Read more »

Maintaining Your Oral Health with Gingivitis Prevention

One of the most important things you can do to improve your oral health care is to monitor your teeth and gums. Visiting your dentist for your routine cleanings and exams is an important part of keeping your mouth healthy. If you are suffering from gingivitis, which is an early... Read more »

Optimum Smile Construction: Tooth Restorations

To help repair the look and the function of damaged teeth, you should talk with your dentist about your restoration options. Four popular treatments to consider are crowns, fillings, veneers, and teeth whitening treatments. - Crowns: Dental crowns are highly effective treatments that improve your smile by completely capping and... Read more »

What You Can Do For A Knocked-Out Tooth

Accidents happen to everyone, including children. When that accident involves a knocked-out tooth, what should you do? The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association have some answers. Step 1: You should locate the lost tooth right away. Step 2: When you find the tooth, don’t handle... Read more »