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 »

Test Your Smile Care Knowledge Here

If you want a top-notch oral health, then you need to care for your smile on a regular basis. Smile care is very important. Now, if you don’t know much about caring for your teeth and gums, then smile care is likely quite difficult. To see what you know about... Read more »

Learning More About Tooth Decay

To help adequately protect your smile against the risks of tooth decay and plaque buildup, it is important to understand what causes tooth decay and take the necessary steps to limit the risk factors involved and receive the treatments necessary to not only prevent the condition from continuing to occur,... Read more »

How Long Has it Been Since You Saw the Dentist?

Procrastination. We all give in to it every once in a while. There are some things that are easy to put off because we do not see the immediate benefit of doing the thing. Conversely, there are some things that we should not put off even if we do not... Read more »

Oral Health Quiz: Water Flossers

Are you aware of the benefits that can be had for your intraductal cleaning health care with the use of a water flosser? Water flossers are designed to clean between your teeth with highly effective methods that can often prove to be more beneficial that threaded flossers. To test your... Read more »

Oral Health Advisory: Halitosis Treatment & Prevention

Keeping your smile safe from the risks of bad breath include always treating and preventing any plaque buildup or bacterial manifestation that may be present. If you are suffering from any oral health ailments, they will need to be treated as well. To effectively keep your smile safe, limit unhealthy... Read more »

The Dental Brigade and Interdental Cleaners

Are water flossers the best form of dental floss? Is threaded floss the best form of dental floss? Which one is your favorite? The truth is that personal preference often plays a role in determining which form of interdental cleaner work best. Cleaning between your teeth is done on a... Read more »