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Dentures: Things to Know

August 16, 2019

Dentures are removable oral fixtures that replace missing teeth and their surrounding tissues. They are a great way to restore your smile and improve your appearance if teeth are missing due to infection, injury, or tooth decay.  Missing teeth don’t just affect your smile, but can affect your face shape. When teeth are missing, facial Read More…

How to Treat & Prevent Gum Infections

August 9, 2019

Every area of your body is apt to getting infections, and your gums are no exception. Gum infections can affect your whole mouth if not treated properly and in a timely manner. If your gums are painful, it can make eating, drinking, or talking difficult and uncomfortable.  Talk to your dentist about how to treat Read More…

What are Veneers?

August 2, 2019

Dental veneers are a cosmetic solution to help you achieve the smile you want. Veneers are an option for patients with chipped teeth, misshaped teeth, or to close the gap between teeth. This is a permanent solution, so having them placed on your teeth is a huge decision.  Unlike implants, dental veneers are thin covers Read More…

Tooth Extractions: Things to Know

July 26, 2019

Tooth extraction is the removal of a tooth from the bone and socket. This is usually required when there is severe tooth decay, oral infections, or when the teeth are overcrowded. Occasionally, tooth extraction may be used when patients get braces in order for the teeth to shift to their proper place in the mouth.  Read More…

Teeth Whitening: Options and Treatment Types

July 19, 2019

Having a beautiful, dazzling smile is something everyone wants, right? With so many options out there, it can be difficult to know what will work best for you and your teeth. Professional whitenings can reverse damage caused by smoking, aging, dark beverages, and acid. Drugstore whitening products are also effective, but have a more temporary Read More…

Am I A Good Candidate for Invisalign?

July 13, 2019

Invisalign’s popularity is rising, and it’s no surprise why. People want to fix their smile without the cumbersome look of metal and wires in their mouth. Invisalign is very different, yet offers the same results.  Invisalign uses clear plastic trays that fit over your upper and lower teeth. The aligners gently reposition your teeth to Read More…

How to Effectively Brush Your Teeth

July 5, 2019

As easy as it may seem, many people do not know the correct way to brush their teeth. Brushing helps prevent oral diseases and dental health conditions like tooth decay, halitosis, and gingivitis. However, if you don’t brush correctly, you run the risk of causing harm to your teeth and damaging gums.  Proper Way to Read More…

How to Prevent Dental Diseases

June 28, 2019

Maintaining proper oral health is important. There are some common ways to keep your mouth healthy, such as visiting the dentist, flossing, and brushing your teeth regularly. Here are some extra precautions you can take to prevent oral and dental diseases. Tooth Protection Protecting your teeth is hugely important to keeping your smile looking pretty. Read More…

How Your Dental Health Can Be Affected By Osteoporosis

June 21, 2019

Keeping your bones healthy has a great affect on the health of your mouth.  It seems odd, but when you think about the bones that construct the jaw and hold your teeth in place, it makes sense to care for your bones just like you care for your teeth. Bone diseases like osteoporosis have a Read More…