Dentures: How They Can Help You

Would you be surprised to learn that a form of dentures already existed 2,000 years ago? As you might have guessed, these dentures weren’t as cosmetically attractive as modern dentures are. Fortunately, today’s dentures are made to be a beautiful option for anyone who is missing teeth—regardless of their age. Did you know that dentures… Read more »

Put Sleep Apnea to Bed

We’re all aware of just how valuable a good night’s rest is. From restoring synapses in your brain to helping you lose weight and stay on top of your game, it’s clear that regularly getting enough sleep is imperative to a healthy lifestyle. Sadly, though, not everyone has that opportunity. Due to a pervasive disease… Read more »

Upgrade Your Smile with Teeth Whitening Treatments

Do you suffer from discolored teeth due to tobacco use, or aged teeth? Have you stained your teeth over time from various foods and drinks you have consumed? Are your teeth turning a different color from illnesses or medications? While all these causes can easily result in discolored teeth, there are methods for reversing the… Read more »

Can a Common Cold Affect Your Mouth?

Your smile and oral health are our dental team’s first priority, which is why we encourage you to take good care of your teeth, throat, and mouth, especially when you’re sick. Being sick can affect your smile and oral health in many ways. In fact, it can cause: –Toothaches: A sinus infection can often result in… Read more »

What You Need to Know About Pregnancy and How it Can Affect Your Oral Health

Do you ever worry about your health? Are you even more concerned while you’re pregnant? You probably know that there are a few things you should consider doing if you’re interested in protecting your overall health. However, during pregnancy, your oral health will change as well—and there may be a few other things you’ll need… Read more »

How to Whiten Your Teeth in Under a Day

Although brushing and flossing your teeth daily are excellent techniques to make your mouth healthy and safe from plaque, it may not be enough alone to achieve the desired shades of white you prefer. Although some over-the-counter teeth whitening products are still being tested for their safety and effectiveness, in-office professional treatments and gels are… Read more »

The Structure and Function of a Missing Tooth Can Be Fully Restored by a Dental Implant

When a tooth is missing, knocked out or extracted or lost to severe tooth decay, it can pose a series of problems in your mouth. Even if you become accustomed to the impaired ability to chew, the loss of structure in that part of your mouth can cause the neighboring teeth to alter their alignment…. Read more »

Gum Disease Prevention Involves a Consistent Flossing Technique

Gum disease is the serious inflammation and infection of the gum tissues that plagues millions of Americans each year. It is primarily caused by the formation of hardened tartar at the gumline. This is more likely to occur if your daily oral hygiene routine is inconsistent or ineffective for removing residual food particles and plaque…. Read more »

Dental Implants Are Often Used in Restorative Dentistry to Replace a Missing Tooth

Restorative dentistry is a specialized form of dental treatments that focuses on replacing one or more missing teeth. While dental bridges used to be the industry standard for replacing missing teeth, in recent years more and more dentists, like Dr. , have been recommending dental implants to replace teeth that have been knocked out or… Read more »

This Thanksgiving, Consider Your Smile

If you are like most of us, you are already cooking up plans for the Thanksgiving holidays, whether you are preparing the feast or traveling to connect with loved ones.  At in , , and our team are excited to share tips to help you celebrate the holidays healthfully. Make Healthy Choices –First, look for… Read more »