Your Dentist’s Reasoning for Recommending a Bone Graft

Bone grafts can seem a little overwhelming and scary. But, the truth is, the bone graft isn’t as terrifying as you might think. In fact, there are many reasons why a bone graft can be extremely beneficial for you and your oral health. Those reasons are: — The bone graft can help heal fractures in… Read more »

Characteristics to Look for in Your Child’s Toothbrush

Do you want your child to have the best oral health possible? If so, then it’s important to make sure they have the best tools to properly clean their smile. Today, our dental team will be happy to tell you what to look for in a child’s toothbrush. It’s best to pick a brush that:… Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Often Be Used to Replace a Tooth Lost to Severe Decay

Poor oral hygiene increases the chances of developing tooth decay on one or more of your teeth. Without timely treatment, a cavity and spread throughout and within the tooth. In time, it could even compromise the root, resulting in the total loss of the tooth. One of the most effective restoration methods is to have… Read more »

What Teeth Grinding Does

Have you ever ground your teeth? Do you grind them a bit in your sleep? If so, you’re likely familiar with what teeth grinding does to your teeth in the short term. But it’s long-term effects are far more worrisome. TMJ Disorder One of the most notable long-term effects of teeth grinding is that it… Read more »

Dealing With Bad Breath

Bad breath can ruin an otherwise great day. It can leave you self conscious every time you open your mouth. You could consider using mouthwash, but this may only be hiding a deeper issues. Fortunately, there are a number of things you can do to beat bad breath at the source. If you have bad… Read more »

Symptoms of Gum Disease

Do you feel you have positive oral health? Are you sure of your answer? You may be surprised to know many people do not know the dangers of gum disease and how it can affect your smile when you least expect it. Gum disease is caused by bacteria and plaque living on your teeth and… Read more »

What Is Involved in a Routine Dental Checkup?

Many people are nervous, or even anxious leading up to their biannual professional cleaning. An individual may be nervous because of the strange noises or prodding going on in their mouth. However, for most people, professional teeth cleaning is quite simple and painless. If you know what is going on during your checkup, you can… Read more »

Dental Checkup and Cleaning: What to Expect

As you may already know, a dental checkup and cleaning is required every six months if you want to maintain a strong and successful oral health. So, if you’re due for your six month checkup, our team encourages you to call today and schedule an appointment at your earliest convenience. When you come in for… Read more »

Why You Should Incorporate These Daily Four Practices into Your Oral Hygiene Routine

Dr. and our team in , , want to wish you and yours a fun and healthy Halloween now that fall is officially in full swing. To help you achieve this, we would like to share with you this month’s message from the American Dental Hygienists’ Association–Do The Daily 4. Do The Daily 4 will… Read more »

Insights on Determining the Best Cosmetic Dentistry Application to Improve Your Smile

A white and winning smile serves you in many facets of life. If the teeth in your smile have staining issues, chips or other visible imperfection it can leave you feeling self-conscious. Fortunately, Dr. is well-versed in a wide range of cosmetic dentistry applications that can improve your smile and restore your self-confidence. The best… Read more »