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 the bone from the missing... 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. However, because it doesn’t have... 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 might also take into account... Read more »

Great Dental Care Equals a Great Smile

By now you may have already seen the value of daily oral hygiene when it comes to maintaining a healthy mouth with strong teeth and gums. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush combined with a fluoride toothpaste and flossing in between the teeth and along the gum line at… Read more »

Dental Implants 101

Losing teeth, no matter the reason, is rarely a good experience. In fact, most would call it one of the most difficult things you’ll ever have to deal with. You really don’t notice how much you use your teeth until you lose one. The good news is that if you do lose a tooth, you’re… Read more »

Wisdom Teeth Removal

Getting wisdom teeth removed is almost as common as getting braces. Just about everyone will need wisdom teeth removed, just like most everyone needs some sort of orthodontic treatment. But just like with braces, there’s a lot of misinformation out there about wisdom teeth removal. Today, we want to help make the process clear for… Read more »

Individuals Struggling with Chronic Dental Staining Problems Often Find Dental Veneers Attractive

The teeth in the front of your mouth are presented to the world when you smile. If you occasionally use tobacco products or frequently enjoy dark beverages, you will likely start to experience a gradual buildup of dental stains on your teeth. As minor dental stains start to saturate the microscopic pores in your tooth… Read more »

The Process of Treating Dental Infection with Root Canal Treatment

Unaddressed tooth decay can cause you to suffer tooth problems that can reach as far as the inner tooth, creating persistent tooth pain and even tooth infection deep around the gums. If you don’t seek treatment for the problem, it could grow worse and develop into tooth abscess that puts your oral health at risk…. Read more »

Oral Hygiene for Toddlers

It’s very important to care for your toddler’s smile. If you don’t, there is a good chance they can suffer dental cavities and a poor oral health. This can result in tooth pain and the need for one or more dental treatments. It’s best to just take care of their smile in the first place…. Read more »

Have a Good Spring Break With Braces by Using Our Tips

Spring break is a great time to enjoy the newly warm weather and enjoy a break from our busy lives. You don’t want to worry about any orthodontic problems during spring break, do you? Well, our orthodontist, Dr. , is happy to help you avoid those issues and have the successful spring break you want…. Read more »