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 Reasons Why You Should Floss Your Teeth

Do you ever wonder why it’s strongly recommended to floss your teeth at least once a day? Well, you have come to the right blog. Today, our , Dr. , is happy to tell you all about the reasons why you should floss. The more you know, the better chance you’ll make flossing the top… Read more »

Root Canal Treatment FAQ

What is root canal therapy? Root canal therapy is the removal of a tooth’s pulp from the center of the tooth. The space is then cleaned and sealed. In many cases, root canal therapy can save a tooth that would otherwise need to be extracted. When is root canal therapy needed? When a tooth has… Read more »

TMJ: The Facts You Should Know

The TMJ disorder is another name for the temporomandibular disorder. This problem can be quite inconvenient and troublesome. To help you know more about the TMJ disorder in , , our , Dr. , is happy to share some TMJ facts with you. The more you know, the better. Those facts are: -The temporomandibular joints… Read more »

Care for Your Sensitive Teeth

Did you know there are ways to care for your sensitive teeth? Well, it’s true! Having sensitive teeth could be a warning sign something is wrong with one of your teeth. That is why, our dentist, Dr. with in , , is happy to tell you more about sensitive teeth and what it means. Did… Read more »

A Dental Crown Restoration Might Be Needed to Treat a Fractured Tooth

A dental fracture is often associated with an accidental blow to the mouth or some other form of oral trauma. However, it is also possible for other things to damage your tooth enamel. Individuals who grind their teeth while sleeping or who have a bad habit of using their teeth to open packaging are also… Read more »

Temporomandibular Joint Disorder

Are you suffering from headaches or jaw pain? If so, then you have come to the right place! Many people struggle with pain in their joints or jaw, which is why our dentist, Dr. with in , , is happy to give you some insight on the impost important jaw in your smile. Temporomandibular joint,… Read more »