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 »

The Important Function of Saliva

Saliva production plays an important function in your overall health. The salivary glands make this important mixture while the ducts in your mouth dutifully wash the saliva around, keeping it well lubricated. These glands go into hyperdrive when you eat. Just thinking about eating, or smelling food increases saliva production.... Read more »

The Steps to Building a Better Smile: Toothbrush Care

One of the most important aspects of your oral health care is the care you give your toothbrush. Because your toothbrush plays such a key role in keeping your smile clean, it is important to make sure it is always functioning as intended and is continuously safe to use. To... Read more »

How Can I tell If I Have Gum Disease?

It may not have occurred to you that small drops of blood have mixed with your saliva, when you spit out the toothpaste, or that your gums look slightly swollen. However, if you notice your gums are looking a little redder than usual, along with tender and bleeding, find out... Read more »