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 »

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... 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,... 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... 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,... 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. Donald Roman, encourages you to keep your teeth and gums in mind and do all you can to prevent... Read more »