Taking Care of Gum Disease

Almost half of all American adults suffer from gum disease. Some of the symptoms of gum disease include bleeding gums, or gums that are swollen or tender. Loose teeth and bad breath can also be symptoms. If your gum disease is left untreated, you can suffer from bad breath, lost teeth and even damage to… Read more »

Mouth-Friendly Benefits of Yogurt

Yogurt has the potential to be very helpful for you. It can provide some nutrients for your tooth enamel and some probiotics, which may be helpful for preventing bad breath and cavities. Calcium and protein are necessary components of your body, and yogurt can provide more of them. In fact, calcium and protein are very… Read more »

Can Adults Have Dental Sealants?

In most cases, dental sealants are applied to children’s teeth. This is because for the sealants to be truly effective they need to be applied as soon as possible, preferably right after the teeth have fully erupted. However, adults can also benefit from sealants if their teeth are in good shape, or if they are… Read more »

Signs of a Failing Dental Filling

Our dentist can routinely use dental fillings to address small and moderate cavities and provide tooth repair. While dental fillings are hardened and cemented to the tooth with a powerful adhesive during the placement process, this doesn’t mean they can’t be affected by the passage of time. Over the years, the bacteria found in your… Read more »

Tips for Preventing Dental Issues This Easter

Did you know you can suffer from dental issues this Easter? Well, it’s true. Unfortunately, there are many Easter-related things that can damage your smile. This is why our dentist, Dr. , encourages you to keep your teeth and gums in mind and do all you can to prevent dental issues. To help you do… Read more »

Consider Fluoride Treatment for the Outer Shell of Your Teeth

Your tooth enamel protects the sensitive and vulnerable tissues inside the teeth. Its mineral density gives your tooth the strength to handle biting and chewing food. If the integrity of the inner tooth becomes compromised, you may be at a high risk of tooth decay problems. You can protect the outer shell of your teeth… Read more »

The Oral Hygiene Quiz

If you think you know all there is to know about oral hygiene, then our dentist, Dr. , would like to test your knowledge. The more you know about oral hygiene, the better, especially because good oral hygiene helps your teeth, gums, smile and oral health in many ways. So, would like to test your… Read more »

Information About Dental Bridges

When the time comes, you’ll need to make a decision for your smile to ensure it receives the treatment it deserves. This means that anything that is wrong with your smile will need to be examined and corrected as soon as possible. However, a single oral accident or injury can lead to a dental emergency… Read more »

Increase Your Dental Knowledge on Composite Dental Fillings

Treating your smile with effective oral health care routines often consists of using tooth restorations designed to repair any damage that has occurred. Dental damage can occur in numerous ways, and one of the key hazards that often affects your smile is known as dental erosion. If dental erosion occurs to the point that a… Read more »

Receive a New Crown For the Holidays With CEREC

If you have a damaged or decayed tooth, then you will be pleased to learn that advancements in dental technology have allowed CEREC technology to produce same-day dental restorations. Dr. uses this cutting-edge computer-assisted technology to design and create a custom-made dental crown in a single day, restoring your smile before or in the midst… Read more »