What Can a Mouthwash Offer Your Oral Health?

When you think of what to put into your oral health care kit, a toothbrush, toothpaste, and a flossing tool usually make up the top three items to actively help you keep tooth decay and gums at bay. But there’s another item you might consider adding to the mix, and that is a therapeutic mouthwash…. Read more »

Teeth Grinding and Jaw Clenching

Reflecting on health, the average person thinks about nutrition and exercise. Positive choices in eating and physical activity are indeed important, but dental health is also a necessary point upon which to focus because of its relevance to the topic. Bruxism is the dental term for grinding teeth and/or clenching of the jaws. It may… Read more »

The Different Types of Dental Crowns

Are you about to restore your tooth with a dental crown? If so, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to tell you about the different types of dental crowns available so you can choose which one is best for you and your smile. The most common dental crowns used today include: -Ceramic crowns: These crowns… Read more »

A Summary on Dentures

Dentures are just those wind-up pearly whites things from TV, right? Actually, false teeth are dental appliances shaped to take the place of chompers in those without pearly whites, and they do a lot more than bounce around. Read on to find out how dentures help their wearers and how common they really are. False… Read more »

Plaque Buildup and Food Residue Can Harden into Tartar

When you eat a meal or drink a sugary beverage it can leave minute deposits in your mouth, even after you have swallowed. If food particles, a sugar residue, and plaque are not removed from your teeth by brushing your teeth and flossing each evening, they could gradually start to harden into tartar while also… Read more »

Maintaining Your Dental Work

Dental medicine has been a part of life since before recorded history. Fortunately, the science of the discipline has continued to improve over the years, and with innovations in technology, today‚Äôs dentist can do things to preserve and enhance your smile that would never even have occurred to the earliest practitioners. Dental implants, bridges and… Read more »

Dentistry Topic Data Blog: Halitosis

Have you ever suffered from bad breath before, or knew somebody who had bad breath? If so, you are well aware of the debilitating factors it produces and how stressful it can be on your life. Bad breath can affect all aspects of your life, including your social life and work life. Fortunately, it is… Read more »

How Dental Bridges Can Improve the Look and Functionality of Your Smile

Are you unhappy with your smile? No worries. Dental bridges take difficult smiles and transform them into masterpieces. If you are missing one or more teeth and are looking for a way to improve your mouth in terms of its look and functionality, you might consider dental bridges as an option. Here are some things… Read more »

General Information about Teeth Whitening Treatments

With teeth whitening treatment systems, you can whiten your teeth quickly and easily. Not only will teeth whitening treatments improve your smile, they can also boost your self-esteem and enhance your feeling of self-worth. A great smile can extend beyond yourself and even provide joy and comfort to those around you. When choosing a tooth… Read more »

Early Onset Oral Atrophy Might Be Addressed with Added Denture Adhesive

Complete and partial dentures are often used to replace the presence and basic function of multiple lost teeth. This often requires extracting whatever remains of the original dental roots to prevent pain and a potential infection. The removable dental appliance will be designed to fit firmly with the natural structure of your underlying gums. This… Read more »