A Closer Look at How Implants Can Help Firmly Anchor Your Dentures

Dental implants have been growing in popularity as a safe and effective solution for replacing a lost tooth. When implants first appeared on the scene, they were used to replace a single lost tooth. Over the years, technology and procedures continued to expand. Now they can also be used to provide anchor points for removable… Read more »

Do I Need a Cleaning Every Six Month?

Are you devoted to your smile and to your oral health? Do you work hard to keep your teeth healthy, and bright? Do you brush and floss every day? Did you know that even if you do all these things, but don’t visit your dentist for a routing cleaning once every six months, you actually… Read more »

A Guide to Baby Teeth

Usually, your baby’s first primary tooth will erupt when they are about six months old. Typically, by the time your child is two and a half years old, he or she will have a full set (about twenty) primary teeth. These teeth are extremely important because they: Keep space open for permanent teeth Support facial… Read more »

3 Reasons to Choose Invisalign®

Do you wish you had a great smile? With the New Year approaching, it’s never too early to start on your resolutions. You can start now by asking your dentist about the advantages Invisalign® has to offer. Invisalign straightens your teeth and provides you with a clear and happy transition to your new smile. Invisalign… Read more »

Dental Emergency: A Lost Crown

Dental emergencies can lead to serious problems—and to a very unpleasant experience—but there are things you can do to be better prepared. You should consider including a small container with a lid to put a broken tooth into, gauze to help you stop bleeding, and a compress that can be frozen to help alleviate swelling. … Read more »

Family Dentistry: Easing Your Child’s Dental Fears

If your child is afraid of the dental office and every tool associated with it, there are a few ways you can help them feel better in the dental chair! If you do the following things, you will be able to ease your child’s dental fears one appointment at a time: • When you explain… Read more »

How Can Dental Implants Help You?

Dental implants are a restoration that our team utilizes to replace missing teeth. These missing teeth are designed to match the color, size, and shape of your teeth and to restore the function of your smile. Some of the many benefits that can come from a dental implant include: The ability to speak clearly: Some… Read more »

What Kind Of Filling Should Be Used?

It is time to get your cavity treated. Your dentist starts by numbing your mouth and drilling away the decay. They will then place a filling in your tooth. But wait! Have you discussed the different filling options with them? Before you get your cavity treated, learn about the three main types of fillings available…. Read more »

Why You Shouldn’t Use Toothpicks

Toothpicks have many uses, they can hold a sandwich together, check if a cake is done baking, or even create a tower with the use of gumdrops. However, their original purpose, to pick at teeth, is actually advised against. Here are the reasons why. Teeth And Gum Damage Toothpicks can be found in most restaurants… Read more »

For Those Who Are Fearful of Dentistry

If you’re nervous about visiting the dentist, don’t worry, you’re not alone. Even though most dental appointments aren’t painful, it’s common for patients to be fearful of dentistry. Dental anxiety and full-blown dental phobia are unpleasant and uncomfortable and will adversely affect your oral health, which can ultimately affect your overall quality of life. If… Read more »