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... 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... 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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Great Dental Care Equals a Great Smile

By now you may have already seen the value of daily oral hygiene when it comes to maintaining a healthy mouth with strong teeth and gums. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush combined with a fluoride toothpaste and flossing in between the teeth and... Read more »

Addressing the Risk of Pregnancy Gingivitis

If you are aware that you are pregnant, you are no doubt busy visiting the doctor for prenatal checkups, preparing to welcome your baby and keeping your body healthy with exercise and nutrition. It’s important that you care for your oral health when you are pregnant so that you can... Read more »

Bone Grafts 101

If you’ve ever had a significant infection in your jaw bone, or other issues with your jaw health, you may have been told that a bone graft could help improve things. For those lucky enough to not have had this experience, you’re probably not familiar with what a bone graft... Read more »

Dental Habits to Break for Improved Dental Health

We all know that there are dental habits that are great for improving and maintaining oral health. These habits include things like brushing and flossing your teeth daily, visiting a dentist regularly, and drinking plenty of water. But did you know that there are also bad dental habits that you... Read more »

How Do I Take Care of Dental Crowns?

If you have received dental crowns, you may be tempted to think, “They’re not my real teeth, I don’t need to brush them.” While it is true they are replacing your real teeth, they are not entirely different from your natural teeth. If you keep up with brushing, flossing, visiting... Read more »