Tooth Decay: The Answers to Commonly Asked Questions

Do you have questions about tooth decay/cavities? If so, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to help you. It’s best to understand cavities so you can prevent them as much as possible and even prepare for treatment if necessary. So, to help you, is happy to provide the answers to frequently asked questions about cavities… Read more »

Dentistry in the 19th Century: A Historical Timeline

The practice of dentistry reaches back as far as 12,000 B.C. and it has evolved quite a bit over thousands of years. The 19th century, in particular, was an age where that progress was accelerated, due to scientific and technological advances. Here’s a timeline of important dental events of the 1800s: 1825: The White Dental… Read more »

The Amazing History of the Toothbrush

Human beings have been cleaning their teeth for thousands of years. Before dentistry even existed, people understood the virtues of keeping teeth clean and bright. The following contains a brief timeline of the journey of the toothbrush throughout history: 3500-3000 BC: Babylonians and Egyptians use the frayed ends of twigs to clean their teeth. Twigs… Read more »

Dental Health Care Focus: Bruxism

Are you aware of a disorder that can disturb your teeth when you are fast asleep? It is known as bruxism and most individuals who suffer from the disorder go years before ever realizing they even have it. Bruxism is triggered by teeth grinding and clenching unconsciously, often while you are fast asleep. The first… Read more »

Teeth Whitening: The Step to Take When You’re Tired of Your Dull Smile

Dull, yellow, and stained teeth can make life hard, especially because they can hinder your self-esteem and make you feel less confident in social situations. If your teeth are discolored, you can finally achieve the smile of your dreams with a teeth-whitening treatment! Fortunately, there are many different treatments available today. Generally, there are over-the-counter… Read more »

How Can Endodontics Help You?

Have you ever wondered where you can go for a dental specialist? If so, you have come to the right place! Here at in , , we specialize in endodontics, which can help save your smile in many ways. That is why we have provided you with this basic guide on what endodontics is, and… Read more »

Laser Dentistry Can Improve Your Oral Health

Laser dentistry can improve your oral health. Laser dentistry has been in use for active dental procedures for over two decades and continues to be used for more services every year. Lasers have not yet been approved by the FDA, but it has been proven to be highly effective with a multitude of dental procedures…. Read more »

Determining the Cause of Tooth Sensitivity Will Help Find an Effective Treatment

Discomfort when consuming certain foods and beverages can be disconcerting. While the sensations might be reduced by regular use of a tooth sensitivity toothpaste, it might not be in your best interest. In many cases, tooth sensitivity is a symptom of another dental health issues. Determining the cause of your tooth sensitivity will help Dr…. Read more »

You Can Have Stronger, Healthier Teeth from Increased Fluoride Exposure

The health of your teeth is directly related to the strength of your tooth enamel. Inconsistencies in your daily oral hygiene routine and the frequent consumption of acidic foods and beverages can weaken the mineral density of your tooth enamel. Of course, limiting acidic foods and beverages, including soft drinks, will go a long way… Read more »

Useful Information About Dental Crowns

What is a dental crown? A dental crown is a tooth-shaped covering that protects and restores a tooth to its previous shape, size, strength, and appearance. When a crown is cemented into place, it covers the entire visible portion of a tooth. When is a dental crown needed? Dr. may recommend a dental crown in… Read more »