The Steps to Building a Better Smile: Teenage Dentistry

Caring for your smile as a teen is essential to ensure your teeth will be able to function throughout the rest of your adult life. Even a simple oral accident or injury due to a mistake made as a teen can severely hinder your oral health for the rest of your life. Thus, it is… Read more »

Details About Night Guards

Are you interested in knowing more about night guards in , ? If so, you have come to the right blog. Night guards are strong, reliable, protective devices that cover your teeth while you sleep. This is a great appliance if you grind your teeth or have the TMJ disorder. If our , Dr. ,… Read more »

Oral Hygiene: Fun Tooth Brushing Facts

As you brush your teeth each morning and night, you probably think about all the things you need to do or all the tasks you completed during the day. Instead, try to relax and let your brain have a little fun. Think about all the fun toothbrushing facts in the world today! Our dentist, Dr…. Read more »

Fight Plaque With the Help of a Water Flosser

According to the American Dental Association, cleaning your teeth daily helps prevent cavities and gum disease. Brushing thoroughly takes care of your pearly whites, but flossing cleans those spaces between teeth that a toothbrush can’t effectively reach. The most important thing to remember about flossing is to find a method that works for you and… Read more »

Repair a Cavity With a Dental Filling

If you aren’t consistent with your daily oral hygiene routine, or if you put off your routine dental checkups or recommended treatment with Dr. , a cavity could develop on one of your teeth. Early symptoms often include discomfort when chewing, tooth sensitivity, or a noticeable change in texture. With early diagnosis, Dr. may recommend… Read more »

Making Your Veneers Last

Dental veneers are a great way to correct minor cosmetic problems with your teeth. Veneers are thin shells, often made of porcelain, which are placed on the fronts of your teeth. Veneers are used to conceal chipped or stained teeth. If your teeth are not long enough, or spaced too far apart to be aesthetically… Read more »

Relevant Guidelines Concerning Sleep Apnea Treatments

Have you ever heard of sleep apnea? Sleep apnea is a common but serious sleep disorder that typically arises when your breathing patterns are broken up or interrupted. While you sleep, the muscles in your chest and your brain work in tandem to make sure you breathe effectively. If for any reason this is interrupted,… Read more »

The Void in Your Smile from a Missing Tooth Can Be Addressed with a Dental Bridge

If you’ve had a tooth in your smile knocked out or lost to an untreated cavity it can significantly alter your smile’s appearance, limit your ability to bite off piece of food, and even alter the clarity of your speech. If the structural void in the area isn’t addressed in a reasonable amount of time,… Read more »

Preparing Your Smile for Teenage Dentistry

The path to being a teenager is littered with complications all along the way. Everything from the pressure placed upon you by other peers to everyday problems can derail you at every possible turn. In regard to your oral health, the key point is to stay safe and keep your teeth and gums in their… Read more »

The Facts About Permanent Teeth

Your teeth are strong oral bones that help you eat, talk, and smile each day. To help you know a little more about those teeth, Dr. and our dental team have some facts and information we would like to share with you. First, you have 32 permanent teeth. This consists of four teeth types, which… Read more »