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... 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... 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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Fundamentals of Root Canal Therapy

When a cavity in your tooth becomes too deep, it can cause an infection in the soft inside of your tooth and might need root canal therapy. When this happens, your tooth can feel a sharp pain, and there is a chance, if left untreated, you might lose your tooth... Read more »

A Previously Treated Tooth With Another Cavity May Need a Dental Crown Restoration

A simple dental filling can often be used to treat a small cavity or minor physical defect in a tooth’s enamel layer. The durable dental material applied to the void will restore the tooth’s basic function in your mouth while also sealing the area against the bacterial deposits that promote... Read more »

A Retainer Will Be Needed After Braces Are Removed

Traditional braces incorporate various components which can alter the alignment of your teeth. Regular adjustments help to tension the brackets, wires and other hardware elements to gradually correct deviations in your bite pattern. Our dentist often recommends setting up the adjustment appointment four to six weeks apart, which typically allows... Read more »

Have You Heard of ZOOM Teeth Whitening?

If you have never heard of ZOOM teeth whitening, we are pleased to inform you of this high-quality professional whitening method that greatly improves smile appearance by using a safe bleaching solution to whiten deep discoloration and tooth stains. Despite its powerful solution, it is safe enough to not cause... Read more »

Dental Upgrades: Pregnancy and Your Oral Health

Did you know there is a link between being pregnant and your oral health? To better assist your smile when you are pregnant, visit your dentist and implement new and improved oral hygiene routines to ensure that your cleaning care is at its maximum effectiveness. Common questions regarding your oral... Read more »