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 »

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 »

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 »

Great Dental Care Equals a Great Smile

By now you may have already seen the value of daily oral hygiene when it comes to maintaining a healthy mouth with strong teeth and gums. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush combined with a fluoride toothpaste and flossing in between the teeth and along the gum line at… Read more »

Foods That Promote a Healthy Smile

While is clear that to maintain a healthy smile, foods that are high in sugar should be avoided, sometimes it is unclear what foods are good for your teeth. Dietary habits more obviously affect your overall physical health than your dental health, but the benefits food can have for your teeth are numerous. If you… Read more »

Dentists and Sleep Apnea

When you’re not sleeping right, you’re experiencing a lot of serious health problems. And when those kinds of problems crop up, we tend to seek out the most common kind of health care available – a trip to the general practice doctor’s office. However, if you’re dealing with sleep apnea and its related side effects,… Read more »

Frequently Bleeding Gums: A Symptom of Early Gum Disease

Oftentimes, when brushing your teeth or flossing, you may notice that your gums bleed. If this is a frequent occurrence, you may be seeing the early signs of gum disease. Now, it may be likely that you are simply cleaning your teeth a little too exuberant. But, if the bleeding happens more often than not,… Read more »

Types of Mouth Sores and Their Treatment

The inside of your mouth has remarkably fast-healing tissue. Although, there are several types of soft-tissue disturbances, or sores, that can develop in your mouth. These irritations are somewhat common, but if they become uncomfortable and don’t seem to be properly healing, you may need to book an appointment with your dentist to rectify the… Read more »