The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Athletic Mouth Guard Types to Protect Your Smile

Contact sports, though very fun to play, can put your smile at risk if you aren’t wearing a proper safety appliance. You can develop a cracked tooth or receive tooth loss if you receive an unexpected blow to the head during a game. If you are involved in sports, it’s... Read more »

Night Guards: Protecting Your Smile While You Dream

Do you experience discomfort in your jaw when you wake up in the mornings? Are some teeth sensitive or loose? If so, this may be from clenching your jaw muscles for long periods of time, a condition known as bruxism. The good news is that you aren’t alone as many... Read more »

Provide Your Smile Extra Support With Dental Veneers

When you're ready to improve your smile, you may want to set forth an effective plan that includes enhancing the look of your teeth and gums. One of the best ways to improve your smile is with a tooth restoration treatment, such as dental veneers. Dental veneers are designed to... Read more »

Can Pregnancy Impact Your Gums?

Is your baby bump growing as you anticipate your new little baby? A new baby will certainly bring some big changes into your life, but were you aware that pregnancy could affect your dental health? As your body is subjected to constant hormonal changes, these changes could elevate your risk... Read more »

The Most Common Question Parents Ask Their Dentist

A common question that we get from new parents is what they should start doing to prepare and care for their child's teeth. It is an important question that every new mother and father should know the answer to. Of course, initially there are no teeth to clean, only healthy... Read more »