Gingivitis Can Lead to Gum Disease

Gingivitis can lead to gum disease. Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is a disease that leads to tissue decay around the teeth. As the disease progresses, catastrophic tooth loss can occur. is here to help you with all your oral health care needs. To help protect you from the dangers of gum disease,… Read more »

What to Do When Preparing for a Tooth Extraction

Tooth extraction is a serious and extensive dental treatment, and you need to prepare for the appointment so you can have everything set and ready to go. Because preparation might be a little tough if you’re not sure what to do, our dentist, Dr. , and our dental team have some tips to help. –… Read more »

A Bridge Is Often Used in Restorative Dentistry

Restorative dentistry is a specific branch in the dental industry that can help replace a missing tooth. In many cases, a tooth lost to untreated tooth decay, severe damage or extraction can be treated and restored by installing a dental bridge. Sometimes known as bridgework, this single piece of dental work represents three teeth. There… Read more »

Tooth Decay 101: How to Keep the Cavities at Bay

If you want a strong and successful oral health, then it’s best to keep your smile in tip-top shape. In order to keep your teeth and gums in pristine condition, you need to keep tooth decay at bay. Tooth decay is a dental issue that can severely harm your smile, often resulting in toothaches and… Read more »

The Different Ways Dental Crowns Can Help Your Smile

Does your smile need a pick-me-up? Is it suffering from numerous cracks, chips, or stains so deep in the enamel that you can’t erase them via whitening? If so, then it’s time you come in to pay our team here at a visit. We’ll show you what crowns can do for your smile, your self-confidence,… Read more »

Restoration of Your Smile May Start with Dentures

Dentures are a common restoration used by thousands today. However, did you know there is more than one type of dentures? Well, it’s true! Dentures come in both complete and partial dentures, so you can feel confident in finding the best denture for your smile. To help you understand dentures in , , our team… Read more »

Dental Tips-and-Tricks for Oral Care

Brushing your teeth is vital during the holiday season. With so many sugary treats and sweets within our grasp, it’s no wonder cavities are never far behind. With proper oral care, did you know you can help keep cavities from haunting your smile this Halloween? Well, it’s true! That is why our friendly staff has… Read more »

The Proper Flossing Technique

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 »

Teeth Clenching: The Harmful Effects

Did you know that clenching your teeth, which is also known as bruxism, can occur while you’re sleeping or when you’re awake? Sadly, this issue can actually lead to a number of serious issues. Many people clench their teeth without realizing what they’re doing. This is especially problematic because you may clench your teeth while… Read more »

Adjusting to New Dentures

Getting dentures for the first time can be a big adjustment. When Dr. recommends dentures in , , it is to restore the beauty and functionality of your smile. However, they take some getting used to. In order to prepare you for this change, here are some commonly asked questions about dentures. What do new… Read more »