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 »

Unhealthy Treats for Your Teeth

There are many foods that are a threat to your oral health. In fact, some foods can damage your teeth and overall health putting your body at risk for serious problems. Having too much acidity in your body can be dangerous and cause a host of problems. That is why understanding which foods to avoid… Read more »

Prevent Cavities with Healthy Life Choices

Do you seem to suffer from a high susceptibility to tooth decay? This can be a real problem if you have poor dental habits. Below are some recommendations to ensure your dental hygiene and lifestyle habits are effective for preventing cavities. Anyone can develop cavities now and then for different reasons, and the main causes… Read more »

Exciting and Helpful Features for Electric Toothbrushes

If you are thinking about purchasing an electric toothbrush and would like further information about this product, our team at can help you determine whether this dental hygiene change will be effective for your smile. Before switching to an electric toothbrush, it’s important to consider the features they offer that can benefit your smile. Here… Read more »

Knowledge Foundation: Dentures

How often do you think about your oral health care restorations and replacements? Even if you have had previous dental work done, it may be easy to forget that you have treatments in place. It is important to remember that if you have dentures, that they are properly cleaned and cared for every night. Even… Read more »

Toothache Pain Could Be Related to Untreated Dental Attrition

Uncorrected alignment issues with the alignment of your teeth can gradually cause one to grind unnaturally with another. This can eventually start to weaken an area of tooth enamel leading to problems with chronic dental attrition. Early signs of a problem like this could include worsening tooth sensitivity, and discomfort, as well as a gradual… Read more »

Can Thumb Sucking Hurt My Child’s Teeth?

Many children, as part of their development, undergo a period where they frequently suck their thumbs. If the habit becomes prolonged or aggressive, though, it can undo their natural tooth alignment and negatively impact their smile. Thumb sucking can become a hazard for your child’s smile if not addressed by you and the dentist. With… Read more »

All You Need to Know About the Differences Between Over-the-Counter and Professional At-Home Whitening

Are you interested in whitening your smile but you’re not sure if you want to use an over-the-counter or professional at-home treatment? If so, our dentist, Dr. , is more than happy to help you choose the right treatment for your smile. Today, would like to discuss the details of both treatments so you can… Read more »