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 »

Protect Your Teeth With a Mouthguard

Are you keeping your teeth and smile safe this summer? If not, then it’s time to get a professional mouthguard! Having a mouthguard is vital to protect your teeth should an accident occur while you are enjoying your summertime fun. That is why if you don’t have a mouthguard, it’s time to consider one. Our… Read more »

Making a Visit to the Dentist Fun

You may have read the title to this blog and thought “How can anyone make a trip to the dentist fun, especially for kids? Believe it or not it can be done, and it is not as hard as you might think. Two words: early and often. Well not quite often. Your child’s first trip… Read more »

The Significance of Teeth Whiteners

With a tooth whitening treatment system, you can help eradicate deep stains and discolorations and drastically improve the color of your smile. If you wish to improve and enhance your smile with a tooth whitening treatment system, visit our for an examination to determine which products are best for you. One of the most common… Read more »

Protect Your Health; Keep Your Toothbrush to Yourself

A healthy smile depends largely on the foundation of oral care that you build, such as daily brushing and flossing and receiving periodic dental checkups from the dentist. However, you can take additional steps to enhance oral health and prevent oral issues from affecting your smile. Our dental team is here to provide effective tips… Read more »

Educate Yourself About Gingivitis

Are you aware that gum disease is often caused by issues associated with plaque buildup? Because gum disease is so detrimental to your oral health, establish an oral hygiene routine that constantly keeps your mouth clean. Gum disease can arise if your oral health care is associated with a downturn in your brushing and flossing… Read more »

How to Prevent Enamel Erosion

Do you want to prevent enamel erosion? Enamel erosion is a dental problem that can weaken your teeth and promote further dental problems, such as cavities and tooth cracks. To prevent enamel erosion, our dentist, Dr. , has some tips for you. -Avoid acidic foods and drinks. Acid attacks your tooth enamel and weakens it…. Read more »