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 the benefits they have to... 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 fighting cancer or dental problems,... 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 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 »

Addressing Thumbsucking When It Becomes a Hazard

Are you concerned about your child’s thumbsucking habit and how it may affect their oral health? Most children have a period of thumbsucking at some point, and it only becomes a hazard after a certain point. We are pleased to help you discourage your child from thumbsucking if it has reached a point where it… Read more »

Building a Foundation for Your Smile With Teenage Dentistry

Your smile is often at its peak levels during your teen years. When you are 18, the last of your permanent teeth will begin to grow in and need to be cared for. Furthermore, several peer pressure risks can begin to arise that can put your teeth, gums and physical health in harm’s way. Make… Read more »

What is the Difference Between Unwaxed and Waxed Floss?

We encourage you to establish a habit of flossing between every tooth and around the gums on a daily basis. While you may have heard that antiseptic mouthwash can effectively remove all lingering particles, flossing is still the most effective way to clean away plaque and food particles to keep your teeth and gum line… Read more »

Inquiries Into Water Flossers

If you are looking for new ways to enhance your oral hygiene routines, perhaps trying new tools to implement into your oral health care can prove to be beneficial. One highly effective technique to improve your smile is by switching out your interdental cleaning tools for water flossers. Many individuals know that water flossers are… Read more »

Oral Health Happiness: Brushing and Flossing

Maximizing efficiencies with your oral health care includes optimizing oral hygiene routines on a daily basis. Brushing twice every single day along with a daily flossing routine is essential to keep your smile clean. Although brushing can prove to be highly beneficial for removing debris and plaque buildup around your teeth and gums, it cannot… Read more »