Information About Dental Implants

Missing teeth can make a person appear less attractive and professional. But missing teeth can cause other problems as well. Those empty spaces give plaque and bacteria a place to accumulate, which can cause gum disease and other problems. Additionally, those empty places will give your remaining teeth a chance to drift out of alignment…. Read more »

How to Avoid Tooth Hazards

Did you know dental accidents are afoot at every turn? Well, it’s true! Your teeth may not be safe! Oral accidents and conditions happen every day, and most can be avoided. That is why it is important to avoid neglect to your oral health care, or a dental accident can give you a scare! Granted,… Read more »

The Fundamentals of Healthy Diets for Your Smile

Are you a healthy foods eater? Did you know that many healthy foods are also capable of being beneficial for your smile? For a list of guidelines concerning healthy food choices, consider this: – Crunchy and watery foods such as apples and pears act similar to saliva in your mouth and can help to clear… Read more »

A Damaged or Distressed Temporary Crown Needs a Dentist’s Attention

A temporary crown is essentially a hard plastic cap used to protect an anchoring tooth during the process of creating a permanent dental bridge or dental crown. While they are durable, temporary crowns cannot serve as a fully functional tooth. You should try to avoid chewing gum or eating sticking or hard foods on that… Read more »

What to Do When an Oral Emergency Occurs

Do you know what to do if a crisis arises and an oral emergency occurs? Have you laid out definitive game plans to protect your teeth and gums should the worst happen? Although it is always important to seek immediate medical attention, the steps you take in the interim can make the difference in a… Read more »

Treat Your Damaged Smile to a Better Summer with Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are a very effective tooth restoration service that can improve the look and function of your smile by placing a cap over a tooth completely concealing it. Dental crowns are noted for their durability and customization, allowing a tooth that is broken or damaged to remain safe and even function correctly once more…. Read more »

Periodontitis Can Influence Other Medical Conditions

Gum disease afflicts an estimated 47% of the adult population over the age of thirty. While seniors are at a higher risk of severe gum disease, it can also occur at a younger age, if you struggle to maintain good oral hygiene habits. Gum disease often starts out as gingivitis causing red or inflamed gums… Read more »

Dental Veneers: The Cosmetic Treatment that Can Help You Achieve Your Dream Smile

For your benefit, Dr. and our dental team offer cosmetic dental treatments at our office to help you achieve the smile of your dreams. One of the most effective treatments we provide is the placement of dental veneers. Dental veneers are wafer-thin shells that cling to the front surfaces of your teeth and disguise any… Read more »

Enamel Erosion: The Facts

Have you heard that your enamel is actually extremely strong? In fact, your enamel is actually one of the hardest substances in your entire body. Still, even though your enamel is extremely hard, it can still be weakened or worn down. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to recognize and identify weakened… Read more »

Increased Fluoride Exposure Can Help Correct Enamel Erosion

Enamel erosion is a simple term used to describe tooth enamel that has been chronically affected by acid. This is often the result of poor oral hygiene, frequent consumption of acidic foods and beverages or other factors that can affect the pH balance of your mouth. This is even more likely to be an issue… Read more »