You Should Not Procrastinate Treatment for a Fractured Tooth

Individuals who struggle to curb bad habits like chewing on ice or using their teeth as tools are at increased risk of suffering a chipped or fractured tooth. A similar threat is often experienced by contact sports athletes who are remiss to use a protective mouth guard at the necessary times. Any time a tooth… Read more »

See What You Know About Smile Care by Taking This Test

It’s very important to care for your smile each and every day. Doing so can help you have the strong and healthy teeth and gums you need. In order to keep your smile in tip-top shape, you need to know all about smile care. So, our dentist, Dr. , encourages you to test your smile… Read more »

Toothbrush Trivia: Who Knew?

How often do you think about your toothbrush? Does it just stand on your bathroom counter, blending into everything else to the point that it becomes nearly invisible until it is useful once more? Well, today we’d like to provide you with some fun facts that you probably never knew before about this dental hygiene… Read more »

Achievements in Dentistry: Mouth Guards

How much do you know about mouth guards? Did you know that mouth guards are often a key preventive treatment that you can implement in your routine to help keep your teeth and gums safe from oral accidents and injuries? There are several different types of mouth guards, many of which can be crafted to… Read more »

Smiling While You Age

Did you know that aging can impact your dental needs? Are you trying to find out how this new season in your life could change your dental health routine? We would like to help make this search easier for you by identifying some common concerns that can be found in adults ages 55 and above… Read more »

Treat Your Dental Crown Like Part of Your Smile

Our dentist may recommend a dental crown to repair a tooth damaged by oral trauma, injury, or infection, as a crown can restore its function and appearance. It’s important to treat your dental crown like a real tooth to keep it in good shape and allow it to benefit your smile for years. At ,… Read more »

Is Carbonated Water Harmful to Tooth Enamel?

Are you trying to be healthier this year? Are you making changes to your daily habits? One habit that we strongly encourage for a healthier smile is drinking more water. Water is important to remaining well-hydrated and avoiding dry mouth which is harmful to teeth and gums. Some people find that plain water doesn’t satisfy… Read more »

A Brief Rundown On Dental Bridges

Do you have missing teeth and would like a dental bridge to replace them? A few options for bridges are available. To help you, we will briefly go over their differences.   First, we will explain some terms you should know. There are pontics, which are the artificial teeth for replacing the missing ones. There… Read more »

We Invite You to Study the Facts of Bruxism

If you often wake up with morning headaches or a sore jaw or suffer from tooth sensitivity or earaches during the day, you may be experiencing symptoms of bruxism, also known as teeth grinding. Understanding the facts about bruxism can help you recognize the condition and seek treatment immediately. Bruxism often can result from a… Read more »

A Chipped Tooth Could Be at Increased Risk of a Serious Fracture

Teeth are designed to handle the basic, yet essential function of biting and chewing food into small enough pieces that it can be safely swallowed. As hard as your tooth enamel is, there are still things that can exceed its structural integrity causing a chip or minor dental fracture. This might come from a bad… Read more »