Ways to Relieve Cold Sore Discomfort

Cold sores are common for many people, but it doesn’t make them any less uncomfortable and inconvenient. Unfortunately, you’ll need to run the course with your cold sores; however, you don’t have to endure the pain. Our dentist, Dr. , has some tips and tricks that can help you deal with your cold sore and… Read more »

Oral Health Care Secrets for a Healthy Smile

Did you ever wonder how well you are doing with your oral health hygiene? Is there anything further that you could be doing to help the health of your teeth and gums? There are always things you can do to improve the care of your smile and the health of your smile too. To help… Read more »

The Promises Your ADA Dentist Makes

Your dentist, Dr. , strives to be the best dentist for you and your smile. This is why is a proud member of the American Dental Association. The ADA is an organization that helps dentists be the best dental professional they can be. In fact, they encourage dentists to make and keep promises each day…. Read more »

If You Suspect a Cavity Has Developed on One of Your Teeth, You Should Seek Dental Care

When you use oral hygiene products that haven’t earned the American Dental Association’s Seal of Acceptance or take a casual stance with your daily oral hygiene routine, you place your teeth at increased risk of cavities. If tooth decay does develop on one of your teeth, you might notice increased sensitivity, a change in texture,… Read more »

Identifying the Underlying Cause of Tooth Sensitivity Can Aid in Developing an Effective Treatment Plan

Feeling pain and discomfort when eating hot, cold, sweet, or acidic things is often referred to as tooth sensitivity. Left untreated the discomfort can increase or allow the underlying cause to escalate into something even more serious. Identifying the underlying cause will help Dr. develop an effective treatment plan to restore the comfort of your… Read more »

Can You Quicken Recovery Time for Tooth Extraction?

Did you know that you can quicken recovery time for tooth extractions by allowing yourself plenty of rest afterward and having a solid plan in place that is implemented both before and after the surgery? Although tooth extractions are fairly minimal surgeries, they do require comfort and care to allow your mouth to heal properly,… Read more »

A Partial Might Be Able to Temporarily Replace the Function of Multiple Teeth Lost to Untreated Decay

Tooth decay is often the unfortunate result of poor oral hygiene and reticence to seek professional care with a trained dentist. When this happens, you are at increased risk of the tooth decay spreading, infecting the root, or causing a severe dental fracture. If multiple teeth in one area are lost this way, they might… Read more »

What You Need to Know About Mouthwash

If you’re ready to take your dental hygiene to the next level, then it’s time to start using mouthwash. Mouthwashes, which are sometimes referred to as oral rinses or mouth rinses, are liquid products used for washing the mouth, typically through gargling or swishing. Rinsing with mouthwash will help you keep your mouth clean and… Read more »

Can Dental Fillings Be Used to Treat Your Cavities?

Can dental fillings be used to treat your cavities? Often, cavities form before we begin to feel their symptoms, thus making it too late to prevent them from developing. However, with dental fillings such as dental composites and dental amalgams, cavities can be treated and overcome! Take a look at just a few of the benefits that dental… Read more »

A Custom Partial Can Replicate the Presence of Multiple Missing Teeth

Without timely professional treatment, tooth decay can gradually spread from one tooth to another. As time goes by, this could lead to multiple dental fractures or even the complete loss of multiple teeth. In some instances, these teeth can be replaced by dental implants. However, if you’re averse to this option due to the extenuated… Read more »