Restoring Your Smile With Dental Fillings

Think for a moment about all that your teeth do for you. They bite and chew your food. They help you swallow. They assist with speech. And through all they do every day, they are remarkably resilient. But sometimes teeth can become decayed or cracked. One method of restoring damaged teeth is dental fillings. Dental… Read more »

How Oral Piercings Affect Your Smile

Have you (or someone you love) been considering getting an oral piercing? Do you wonder if oral piercings are safe? If you are wanting to show off your smile with an oral piercing, you might want to be aware of the risks associated with them. They have become increasingly popular and while they may seem… Read more »

The Benefits of Veneers

If you have a dull, cracked, or misaligned tooth, or any other imperfection in your smile, you may understand how uncomfortable smiling can be. It isn’t surprising then that Americans spend billions of dollars every year to enhance the appearance of their teeth. Still, do you ever wonder which cosmetic treatment could be better for… Read more »

Plaque, Tartar, and Your Smile’s Health

What do you know about plaque? Do you ever wonder what you can do to avoid it—or even if trying is really worth the effort? If so, please read on. Honestly, there are several benefits to brushing your teeth, but removing plaque is a very important one. You see, after you eat, food particles are… Read more »

Sensitive Teeth Solutions

Having sensitive teeth can cause a damper when it comes to your favorite foods or drinks. That is why understanding what causes sensitive teeth, and how to fix it can help you get the help you need to reverse it. Many of the different causes of sensitive teeth include: • Cavities or tooth decay •… Read more »

Your Child’s First Teeth

Congratulations! Your baby is here and her teeth are growing. As your baby grows, she will have developed 20 primary teeth—ten on top and ten on bottom by the time she is three. All of these teeth are already in the gums by the time she is born. She will have central incisors, lateral incisors,… Read more »

Multiple Missing Teeth Replaced by a Bridge

Advanced tooth decay, gum disease and even extreme injuries to the mouth can cause the loss of multiple teeth. This can seriously compromise your ability to eat, speak clearly and in some cases impact your facial expressions. If you’re missing multiple teeth in one location in your mouth, your dentist might recommend you being fitted… Read more »

What to Do When Your Child Has a Thumbsucking Habit

So, your child sucks their thumb. Well, this is a common habit that many children have, and it’s nothing to be too stressed about. However, the habit can be very dangerous and harmful to your child’s smile, so we ask that you do everything you can to keep the thumbsucking to a minimum. How does… Read more »

Tobacco Use Is a Serious Threat to Oral Health

Most people understand that tobacco use can impact your health in a variety of ways, most of them not good. As you might imagine tobacco use can also have a serious negative impact on your oral health and appearance. Frequent and heavy tobacco use deeply stains your teeth and causes bad breath. Some tobacco users… Read more »

Foods to Avoid During the Holidays

With the advent of the holiday season upon us there are some foods that may come your way which you might want to pass on by if you value your pearly whites. Your teeth are susceptible to damage from chewing hard foods and we want to make sure you keep your hard-won smile healthy and… Read more »