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 »

Soft Foods For Braces: Orange Rolls

If you’re sick of the food restrictions you must follow while wearing traditional braces, we can give you some relief with an Orange Roll recipe that is to die for. Learning to live with your braces doesn’t mean you have to suffer! INGREDIENTS: -1 cup orange juice -1 tablespoon grated orange rind -1/3 cup shortening… Read more »

Think You Have Enamel Erosion? Here Are the Symptoms Involved

If you think you’re a victim of enamel erosion, then it’s time to call our office and schedule an appointment. Enamel erosion can make your teeth vulnerable to fractures and cavities. It’s best to treat your erosion as soon as possible. Now, it might be tough to know when to call our office if you’re… Read more »

Help Your Teeth With These Foods

Not all foods can damage your teeth. In fact, many foods can help your teeth stay strong and healthy throughout your life. By eating foods that are healthy for your teeth, you also help your body. Your oral health is important, and that requires keeping your teeth in tip-top shape. Our dentist, Dr. in ,… Read more »

A Look Ahead at Tooth Extraction

No matter how well you care for your teeth, there is a risk that you could experience an injury or damaging dental condition that causes a tooth to be removed. Reasons to have a tooth removed can range from a harmful accident or invasive oral infection to overcrowding in the teeth or an impacted wisdom… Read more »

Answer Your Questions on Dental Bridges

From time to time teeth can weaken and deteriorate. In addition, oral accidents and injuries can occur that can leave you with severe dental damage. This may result in a tooth that has been knocked out or teeth that need to be removed. If for any reason you are suffering from missing teeth, it is… Read more »

Four Tips to Boost Your Toothbrush Technique

The concept of brushing your teeth is very simple, but many patients are not achieving the effective clean their teeth need. Our team offers four tips to improve your toothbrushing technique and help you achieve a healthier smile: 1. Brush Gently. This may seem unwise because scrubbing your teeth seems like a more effective way… Read more »

Make Your Tooth Like New Again With a Dental Crown

Teeth that have suffered extensive damage or are too badly stained or discolored for teeth whitening may need a dental crown to become fully restored. Dr. may recommend a dental crown if you are looking to make your damaged tooth look like new. Essentially, dental crowns are protective caps that are placed over weakened or… Read more »