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 »

True or False: Teeth Whitening

You may have seen different natural do-it-yourself teeth whitening strategies trending lately. Some of them might have been featured in magazines or online. Today we would like to help you determine which claims may have some truth and which are false. While it would be nice to believe that the key to a brighter smile… Read more »

Dental Dream Makers: Tooth Hazard Risk Prevention

Are you aware of any tooth hazard risks in your life that you’re not presently caring for? If you’re constantly putting your teeth and gums in harm’s way, eventually you’ll end up with severe dental damaged that may require extensive repairs and restorations. Rather than waiting until damage has already occurred, it is important to… Read more »

Educate Yourself About Hazards in Your Diet

Are you aware of the risk associated with tooth hazards in your life and how they could potentially be damaging your smile? Some of the key risks of food hazards that can arise are due to your diet. Several products in your diet could be causing severe dental damage or potential tooth hazards that can… Read more »

Maximizing Your Smile by Knowing the Risks of Mouth Jewelry

Did you know that lip and tongue rings are known risk factors for dental damage? Mouth jewelry can make your oral hygiene routines more difficult to operate successfully and can even lead to issues caused by oral accidents and injuries. For more information about the risks that mouth jewelry can pose, we invite you to… Read more »

Diet Tips for Your Oral Health

Do you think of your diet when you think about your oral health? If not, maybe you should. Your food plays an essential role in your oral health, which is why our dentist, Dr. in , , is here to provide you a list of tips to help your oral health through your diet: Foods… Read more »

How Can I Relieve Pain From Canker Sores?

Canker sores are white or gray sores in the mouth that are quite painful and irritating. If you have canker sores, you’re likely searching for a way to treat and eliminate them. While you can’t treat them, canker sores usually resolve themselves within a week or two. Until then, you can relieve the pain and… Read more »