Dental Findings on Dentures

  Numerous oral health ailments are associated with missing teeth. Not only can missing teeth make you look older, but it can cause problems with your jaw and your oral hygiene. In order to reverse any effects and lost functions associated with missing teeth, make sure they are replaced as soon as possible. One potentially effective treatment to consider is... 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 along your gumline. That is... read more »

Need to Whiten Your Teeth? We Can Help!

Are you ever worried about the color of your teeth? If so, you're far from alone. In fact, did you know that Americans spend $1.4 billion dollars every year on home whitening kits? If you're unhappy with the color of your smile, we recommend giving us a call—but wouldn't it be nice to avoid the need for a whitening altogether?... read more »

Cancer Free and Your Oral Health

As with many cancers, oral cancer develops silently over time. It commonly develops in men more than women, and typically over the age of 40. Recent research however is showing that it is on the rise in women and younger patients. Cancer in the mouth can show up on the gums, palate, tongue, lips, or throat. Although it can be... read more »

Waiting for Root Canals

Did you know that root canal therapy isn’t as bad as you think? In fact, most patients who have undergone the treatment say it’s comparable to having a cavity filled. Still, we understand that having root canal therapy probably isn’t something you’re exactly looking forward to. But waiting to have a root canal treated is usually a bad idea. Sadly,... read more »