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 »

Have You Ever Heard of a Tooth Intrusion?

When it comes to dental damage, most people are familiar with broken or lost teeth. But there is another type of dental trauma which may surprise some people. It is called a dental intrusion. A dental intrusion occurs when you sustain a blow to the face, but instead of losing... Read more »

Restoring Stained Teeth

Few things in life can give you the confidence a bright, brilliant smile provides. We understand the mental boost a great smile can give you, and what it does for your self-esteem. We also understand how frustrating it is to watch your smile become stained or dull over time. That’s... Read more »

Diet Tips for a Healthy Smile

Your smile needs more than a toothbrush and dental floss to stay healthy and strong throughout your life. In fact, many of the foods and drinks we consume play a critical role in our oral and overall health. For this reason, it is important to know what foods can help... Read more »

Oral Health Advisory: Contamination

Are you at an increased risk for contamination? If you're not careful, you can easily contribute to additional harmful bacteria to your mouth because of cross-contamination due to the cleaning utensils you use or even eating utensils that you have. Furthermore, always try to prevent contamination from arising due to... Read more »

A Fractured Tooth Might Need a Dental Crown Restoration

Your teeth are only intended to be hard enough to handle biting and chewing common foods. Yet there are things that can exceed the structural integrity of your tooth enamel causing chips and potential dental fractures. Common causes of a problem like this could include an athletic injury, grinding your... Read more »