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 »

The Popularity of Cosmetic Dentistry

People who are looking to improve their appearance often select a cosmetic dentistry treatment. Thanks to the number of treatment options, cosmetic dentistry has become increasingly popular. Your dentist can improve your features in a number of ways including whitening your teeth or even reshaping the gum line in order to fill in lines between… Read more »

Have You Had Your Oral Cancer Screening Yet?

One of the most serious oral health ailments you can have is oral cancer. Although there are many habits and causes that can increase your risk for oral cancer, it can strike at any age at any time. In America alone, over 40,00 people are diagnosed with the disease every year. As with many cancers,… Read more »

Toothpaste: The Ingredients that Will Clean Your Smile

Do you ever feel overwhelmed or confused when you think about the ingredients in your toothpaste? If so, our dental team is here to help you. By better understanding the role of each ingredient, you’ll be able to trust the product much more. So, we would like to tell you all about the top four… Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Restore the Natural Biting Strength of a Tooth Missing from Your Smile

Losing one of your front teeth to tooth decay, damage or extraction can impact you in several ways. Beyond the adverse alteration in your appearance, it can also have ramifications to your oral function. While a basic dental bridge restoration will restore the tooth’s presence, most people find that it doesn’t have the same feel… Read more »

Care for Your Teeth, Even Your Artificial Ones

Care for your teeth, even your artificial ones. If you have a set of dentures, they can wear down over time from improper storage or use. Just because they are artificial does not exclude them from needing care and attention to ensure they continue to do the jobs they are tasked with. They are not… Read more »

When Getting Invisalign Invisible Aligners, Consider These Pros and Cons

If one of your new year’s goals is to have a straight smile, we can help you with that. Invisalign® clear orthodontic aligners are the perfect solution to align your smile with low-profile braces. Keep these points in mind as you consider using Invisalign braces to fix your smile: Pros: • Removable- easier to maintain… Read more »

Your Regular Dental Check up Is Essential for Maintaining Good Oral Health

The American Dental Association strongly recommends having a routine dental checkup performed twice each year. The checkup performed at involves multiple facets. Each one is essential for maintaining good oral health. The checkup starts with a professional dental cleaning that is administered by one of our highly trained and friendly hygienists. This involves using professional… Read more »