Cleaning Your Dentures

Even though your dentures aren’t prone to cavities, they still need to be cleaned. Food particles, debris and bacteria can still build up on your dentures. As you chew your food, particles can get stuck between your dentures and your gums or your upper palate. Food will cling to the plastic in your dentures easier… Read more »

Oral Health Care and Its Effect on Your Dental Health

Are you doing your part to ensure your smile remains in outstanding condition? Although it may seem like a chore at times, the tiny amounts of time you spend each day caring for your smile, including brushing and flossing for a few minutes, can have wonderful effects on your smile that will last for years…. Read more »

The Facts of Oral Hygiene: Dental Bridges

Are you aware that with dental bridges, you can take a troubled smile and turn it into a masterpiece? Simple replacements such as dental bridges are created to give you back the smile you deserve. The reason a missing tooth can harm your smile goes beyond just the aesthetic looks that will suffer. Your gums… Read more »

We Would Like to Welcome You to Our Family Dentistry Office

Are you looking for a family dentistry to bring your family in for a dental checkup? If so, welcome! It doesn’t matter if you are new in town or wanting to try somewhere new, our office here at in , , is happy to welcome you and give you some basic information about our practice…. Read more »

Tips for Minimizing the Symptoms of Teething

As your child’s teeth grow in, they will be more susceptible to the pain that can come with it. This process is known as teething and although it is entirely natural and needed, if your child appears to be in pain, treatment methods should be used. Listed below are various tips for minimizing the symptoms… Read more »

This Summer, Focus on Your Smile by Focusing on Your Diet

This summer, focus on your smile by focusing on your diet. Although many foods are just another obstacle that stands in the way of optimum oral health, did you know that there are some foods that have been proven to actually upgrade your oral health? Listed below are some helpful foods and tips for your… Read more »

Caring for Your Aligners While Straightening Your Smile

Dr. and our dental team are pleased to offer clear aligners for our patients wanting to straighten their teeth discreetly without brackets and wires. Many of our patients in , have successfully used the Invisalign® clear aligner system to align their smile. As you invest time and energy into wearing your aligners 22 hours a… Read more »

When Are You Planning on Getting Screened for Oral Cancer?

When are you planning on getting screened for oral cancer? In the United States, over 40,000 people will be spotted with oral cancer every year. If you begin to notice anything different in your oral health, get a checkup or cancer screening immediately, as the sooner cancer is detected the more likely you are to… Read more »

The Truth about Teething

Do you know what teething is? Teething is a common condition experienced at varying degrees of discomfort for all children with teeth. It occurs when teeth break above the gum line, which, unfortunately, can be discomforting or painful for a young child. Listed below is some important information regarding teething in youngsters: – Children will… Read more »

The Dental Bridge Placement Process

When a tooth is lost, Dr. may recommend a dental bridge in , , to restore the beauty and functionality of your smile. A dental bridge is made of a replacement tooth with a crown attached to each side. The crowns are placed on the teeth on either side of the gap to support the… Read more »