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 »

How to Keep a Top-Notch Smile as a Teen

Having an attractive smile as a teenager is very important for many, especially because it can help boost the self-esteem. If you’re a teen wanting the best smile possible, then there are things you can do to increase your chances of achieving your smile goals. Those things are: –Keep up on oral hygiene: Oral hygiene… Read more »

A Chipped or Fractured Bridge Needs Professional Attention and Treatment

A dental bridge is a special dental restoration that replaces a missing tooth with an artificial tooth that is bonded to a pair of dental crowns. It is mounted onto abutments that are made from the healthy cores of the neighboring teeth. We designed your bridge from durable materials when we installed it at …. Read more »

Teeth Brushing Tips for a Healthy, Beautiful Smile

Actively developing good oral hygiene habits will help prevent tooth decay and gum disease while supporting your oral health. Today, our team in , , has some tips to share with you on helping your teeth thrive. Use ADA Products Why ADA products? ADA-approved products are the gold standard as they are both effective and… Read more »

A Dull, Yellow Smile Can Be Whitened in Different Ways

If you regularly enjoy dark foods and beverages or use tobacco products, it can leave you with dull or yellow teeth. The severity and depth of the stains in your tooth enamel will largely determine the whitening method needed to fully brighten your smile. To that end, it’s always a good idea to consult with… Read more »

How to Take Care of Your Kids’ Teeth

If you’re raising a child, you want to do whatever you can to help your little one stay healthy and strong. Learning good habits can help your child stay healthy, but did you know that your child’s oral health can also affect the health of their body? Poor dental hygiene can have a negative impact… Read more »

Keeping Dental Implants Strong Requires Care

If you have dental implants, it’s important to do your part to keep them strong. Dental implants require care and attention just like your healthy natural teeth. The simple techniques used to keep your natural teeth from damage can be just as effective for your dental implants. The more you care about your implants and… Read more »

Multiple Missing Teeth Can Be Replaced by a Removable Partial Denture

If you’ve had multiple teeth knocked out, or if you’ve lost several teeth to tooth decay, it can have a negative impact on your oral function and quality of life. Beyond impairing your ability to efficiently chew food, it can also slur your speech and mar your physical appearance. Your dentist, Dr. , has several… Read more »