A Crown Can be Used to Improve a Tooth’s Cosmetic Appearance

The natural processes of aging, deep stains, and chips on one or more teeth within your smile, can leave you feeling self-conscious. That is why more people are choosing to dental veneers to improve their smile. However, it’s not uncommon to have the enamel layer on one or two teeth in your smile, restored with… Read more »

Teeth-Whitening Tips for Teens

If you are a teen who wishes for a whiter and brighter smile, our team is here to help you! There are many ways you can whiten your smile, but we are here to tell you the proper way to do so. So, in order to whiten your smile in a safe and healthy way,… Read more »

How to Use Mouthwash to Benefit Your Oral Health

If you are already brushing and flossing twice a day, do you need to enlist the help of mouthwash in your fight against dental caries, gingivitis, and bad breath? While it is not necessary to incorporate mouthwash into your daily oral hygiene routine, it can definitely be an asset, particularly if you have a health… Read more »

The Answers to Your Denture Cleanser Questions

Do you have questions about the product recommended to clean your dentures? If so, we are happy to help you! We have provided the answers to the three most common denture cleaner questions to help you find your answers. If you have additional questions, please feel free to call our office and talk to Dr…. Read more »

All About Periodontal Scaling and Root Planing

If you are a victim of gum disease, there are many treatments that can help you, and one of the earlier treatments is scaling and root planing. This treatment is very beneficial and necessary if gum disease is just starting to take over your smile. Why do I need this treatment? Gum disease begins with… Read more »

3 Tricks to Whitening Your Chompers This Christmas

As Christmas rolls around the corner, you better start working on whitening your smile! To help you achieve the whiter and brighter smile you have always wanted, we recommend using one of the following treatments: Over-the-counter whitening treatments Over-the-counter treatments are easily accessible and they can be used in the comfort of your own home… Read more »

Why the American Dental Association Is Important When Choosing a Dentist

Many people have heard about the American Dental Association. However, not many people can tell you much about them. The American Dental Association, also known as ADA, is now the leading source of oral health information for dentists and their patients today. According to the American Dental Association, the ADA has put oral care first… Read more »

The Dangers of Tartar Buildup

What happens when tartar builds up in your mouth? Do you know what tartar is? When you eat food, tiny bits and particles are often left behind, usually between your teeth or teeth and gum lines. That and the excess sugar in your mouth are a haven for bacteria to flourish. Over time this buildup… Read more »

The Different Types of Dental Professionals

There are several different types of dental and oral health professionals. Your dentist might refer you to a specialist based on the focus of their practice or their area of expertise. A dental hygienist is the person you tend to see the most at your six month dental checkup. This person cleans your teeth, removes… Read more »

Should You Consider a Floss Pick?

There are some people who face a difficult decision. Namely, should the floss or should they avoid the discomfort. Granted, almost everyone knows flossing is extremely important, but some people struggle with dental floss. Typically, this difficulty stems from the use of standard floss—and fortunately there are other options available. For example, a floss pick… Read more »