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 the benefits they have to... 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 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 Three Types of Dental Bridges

When it comes to dental bridges, there are about three main choices. All three accomplish the same goal of replacing missing teeth; however, some of them might work better in one situation than in another. Traditional Bridges This is the go-to option when it comes to bridges. They are built with a pontic, the artificial… Read more »

Know the Effects and Treatments of Bruxism

While it’s normal to occasionally find yourself clenching or grinding your teeth when frustrated or focused, a frequent habit of tooth grinding when awake or asleep can ruin your smile. We are here to help you learn the signs of tooth grinding and understand its effects and potential treatments to help you prevent tooth damage…. Read more »

Oral Health Care Damage Control: Dental Anxiety Support

If you are seeking an oral health care treatment but are afraid to go to the dentist, you may have what is commonly known as dental anxiety. Dental anxiety often occurs when individuals have concerns or worries about visiting the dentist and are overcome with stress. Thankfully, numerous stress relieving treatments and therapies can be… Read more »

Dentistry Blog for Beginners: Dentures

If you have any missing teeth, it is imperative to have them replaced as soon as possible. Otherwise, numerous forms of damage can begin to arise, including tooth slippage, gum destabilization, plaque buildup, and other oral ailments. Thus, a tooth restoration in the form of a replacement such as dentures will be necessary to complete… Read more »

Ways to Care for Your Smile While You’re Sick

When you’re sick, there is a good chance your smile could be in danger, especially if you don’t take good care of it. This is why your dentist, Dr. , strongly recommends doing everything you can to keep your teeth and gums in tip-top shape while you’re blowing your nose, making trips to the bathroom,… Read more »