Tip-Top Tips for Preventing Gum Disease

Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, is the process of tissue decay in our mouths brought on by harmful bacteria. Over time, the bacteria can damage our gums bad enough that our teeth can become loose and fall out. The good news is that it’s never too late to begin the fight against gum… Read more »

Use These Tips to Protect Your Smile This Holiday Season

This busy holiday season, don’t let the traditional culinary fare sidetrack you from your healthy smile. It’s tempting to indulge and even to slow down your oral hygiene efforts. But even though the holiday feasting surrounds us with excess sugar and acids, you can use the following tips to protect your smile while maintaining your… Read more »

Whitening Strips Can Be Used to Maintain Your Newly Whitened Smile

When minor surface stains are allowed to set deep into your tooth enamel, it can be difficult to effectively whiten your smile with consumer-grade oral products. In cases like this, Dr. will often recommend a professional dental bleaching treatment. The potent whitening agents uses are the safest and most effective method for a bright new… Read more »

Having a Healthy Lifestyle Can Help Your Smile

If you want a strong and successful oral health, then it’s best to have a healthy lifestyle. Having a healthy lifestyle can help you have the healthy and beautiful smile you deserve! To help you have the healthy lifestyle that will reward your teeth and gums, our team encourages you to do the following things:… Read more »

Halloween Preparations Include Dental Checkups

Are you prepared for the candy season? If so, you are not alone. Thousands of people have already filled their home full of candy for the night of trick-or-treating. That is why it’s more important than ever to keep your smile healthy with dental checkups. Having a professional dental cleaning can keep gum disease at… Read more »

Is Your Smile Ready to Dazzle This Holiday Season?

Is your smile ready for the busy holiday season? October is here, and Halloween is getting us off and running. We want to help you have a dazzling, confident smile as you engage in the upcoming holiday festivities. Dr. is pleased to offer whitening treatments that dissolve built-up stains and discoloration on your pearly whites…. Read more »

What to Do About a Dry Mouth

Did you know that saliva is vital to the health of your teeth and gums? Saliva can help get rid of the excess food and bacteria that are left in your mouth after you eat. It also helps you prevent dry mouth. When you have dry mouth, plaque and tooth decay can thrive, which may… Read more »

Bridging the Gap

Sometimes a fracture or severe decay in a tooth can make it so the tooth cannot be repaired safely. In situations like this, our dentist may recommend extracting the tooth and  replacing it with a bridge. After the extraction, it will take a little while for your gums to heal. Once they are fully healed Dr…. Read more »

A Boil and Bite Snore Guard Provides Custom Comfort for a Snore Guard

The National Sleep Foundation estimates that over 18 million adults experience poor quality sleep as a result of sleep apnea symptoms. Chronic snoring issues and breathing interruptions are the two most common symptoms. Medical and oral health care technology has created several different treatment options to help people struggling with sleep apnea. It’s a good… Read more »

Extracting a Badly Decayed or Damaged Tooth to Restore it with a Bridge

A badly decayed or damaged tooth can cause a number of complications. Sometimes the damage or decay can be so extensive that our team recommends that the tooth is extracted before we restore it with a dental bridge. It will take a little while for your gums to completely heal after extraction. Once they are… Read more »