Your Smile Can Always Use a Little Extra Care

Your smile can always use a little extra care Whether it be a bi-annual professional cleaning by our team at or a daily enhancement such as mouthwash, you smile can benefit from all the care it can get. Not only is mouthwash effective on the go to keep your teeth clean, but sugarless gum can… Read more »

Tooth Sensitivity: Remedies

Do you have sensitive teeth but assume you’ll have to deal with the issue? Are you tired of worrying about the foods you should or shouldn’t eat? Did you know that there are a few things you can do to actually prevent—and to address—sensitive teeth? Sadly, sensitive teeth can be caused by fairly common problems… Read more »

A Badly Broken Tooth Might Need to Be Extracted and Replaced

When healthy, your tooth enamel is technically stronger than most of your bones. Unfortunately, there are some extreme situations when a hard blow to the face can impart so much force that it severely fractures a tooth. If the pulp or root of the tooth has been significantly damaged, the badly fractured tooth might need… Read more »

What You Should Know About Dental Implants

Missing teeth can be embarrassing and affect your self esteem. Fortunately, there are several options you could consider using to address a missing tooth, and each dental restoration offers a number of benefits you should know about. Here is some basic information about dental implants. Dental implants are extremely durable and can help your smile… Read more »

How Does Age Affect Your Teeth?

Do you ever wonder if there could be anything you might be able to do to protect the health of your pearly whites as you age? You probably know that you should clean your teeth and visit our team twice every year, but there are a number of other things you should consider doing. You… Read more »

A Bridge Can Restore the Presence of a Knocked-Out Tooth in Your Mouth

The force needed to knock a tooth out often causes so much trauma that your dentist, Dr. , cannot save it. The root and any remnants of the tooth need to be extracted to treat the pain and prevent a future infection. Once your gums have healed, might recommend replacing the knocked-out tooth with a… Read more »

A Cracked Tooth Might Need to Be Fully Replaced with a Bridge

When a hard blow to the face carries enough force to crack a tooth, the resulting damage can often be severe. If the tooth is cleaved into two, or if the root has been significantly compromised, your dentist, Dr. , might recommend completely extracting the tooth and suturing the gums. Later, can help you replace… Read more »

Do You Know Why Dental X-Rays Are Necessary?

Dr. and our team at in , , are here to help you with all of your oral care needs. Thanks to modern dental technology, we can take radiographs, or as they are more commonly known, dental X-rays, to give us the ability to see what is happening in your mouth. Our goal is to… Read more »

Hygiene Hints for Halloween

In the maddening rush of sweets that is flying our way on Halloween, protect yourself from going batty. The more sweets you eat, the fewer teeth you might keep. Cavities are spooky, and they love hitching their wagons on the backs of sugary delights. It is highly important to always brush and floss your fangs… Read more »

Proper Flossing Method

Dr. and our team encourage each of our patients to brush and floss diligently every day. Individuals should brush their teeth at least twice a day and floss once a day. Unfortunately, there are many people who leave flossing out of their dental hygiene routine. Others do not know how to floss properly. Our dentist… Read more »