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 the benefits they have to... 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 fighting cancer or dental problems,... 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 the bone from the missing... 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. However, because it doesn’t have... 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 might also take into account... Read more »

The Toothbrush Test: Find Out What You Know

If you want a strong and healthy smile, then you need to use the proper tools to clean the teeth and gums. This is why our dentist, Dr. , encourages you to know all about toothbrushes. The more you know about toothbrushes, the better chance you have of choosing the right and best brush for… Read more »

Mouth Guards: How to Clean Them

Do you use a mouth guard when you play certain sports, proud to know that it could protect you from several different dental hazards? When you are done with your game, does it just get thrown into your gym bag? Maybe it’s in a case, maybe not. If this sounds like a habit you have,… Read more »

Building a Foundation for Your Smile With Oral Cancer Screenings

To make sure your oral health can remain sound, you need to assess all aspects of your life and be aware of any potential risk factors that can arise within your mouth, or outside it within your head, neck, or face. Several underlying conditions can often give rise to more serious problems that need to… Read more »

Frequently Asked Questions About Dental Bridges

Are you aware of the benefits of having a complete smile? A complete smile refers to all teeth fully grown in and in their proper position. If for any reason you have any lost or missing teeth, consider a tooth prosthetic replacement such as a dental bridge. Unlike dentures, dental bridges are permanent prosthetics designed… Read more »

Dental Implants Strengthen Smiles

Dental implants are an effective and durable cosmetic dentistry procedure designed to replace an entire tooth–roots and all. Don’t overlook dental implants as a cosmetic dentistry option! Other dental procedures such as crowns and veneers are also very helpful, however, dental implants offer many benefits that other cosmetic procedures do not. Here are a few… Read more »