Proper Care Can Help You Adjust to Your New Filling

When cavities go untreated, they will continue to get worse and eventually require root canal therapy when the center of your teeth become affected. Treating a cavity with a dental filling as soon as possible minimizes any tooth damage, and properly caring for the dental filling after treatment will help you adjust to its presence… Read more »

Dental Findings on Chewing Gum

  Improving your oral health often consists of adding new and interesting methods to your daily oral health care cleaning routines. Because saliva is so essential for the maintenance of your teeth and gums, additional cleaning routines including products such as mouthwash and chewing gum should be added to your health care repertoire to ensure… Read more »

Protecting Your Child’s Permanent Molars with Dental Sealants

As a parent all aspects of your child’s health and development are certainly important to you. This also includes maintaining the health of their mouth. Bringing your child to every six months for a routine dental checkup is essential for catching any developing oral health issues before they can worsen. This might also involve administering… Read more »

Alcohol Can Be Harmful to Mouth Health

The holiday season brings many get-togethers and parties, and with them typically come opportunities for drinking alcoholic beverages. Before you drink alcohol, you should be aware of its effects on your teeth, gums, and overall health. Alcohol is a diuretic, which means that it cues your body to release too much fluid, and you can… Read more »

What You Should Know About Root Canal Treatment

If the dental pulp in the root canal of a tooth becomes infected or damaged, our dentist may suggest a root canal to save the tooth. During this procedure, the infection is removed from the root canal (or canals) of the tooth and the tooth is sealed. Symptoms Sometimes, there will be no noticeable symptoms… Read more »

Getting a Better Smile With the Invisalign® System

Although most people associate orthodontics with teenagers or kids, the fact is that no matter what your stage of life may be, you can benefit from a straight smile. After all, straighter teeth will make you feel more confident and give you a better sense of self-esteem. But what’s even more important is that straight… Read more »

A Dental Checkup Will Provide Your Smile With the Care It Deserves

Your smile deserves the best care that you can provide. Our dentist, Dr. concurs with the American Dental Association, which recommends bi-annual dental checkups to ensure excellent oral health. Let’s look at what these checkups entail. –Dental Plaque: Brushing and flossing daily will eliminate harmful plaque from your smile. Even so, you can still miss… Read more »

Why Teeth May Need to Be Removed

Tooth extraction, sometimes known as dental extraction, is the extraction of a tooth from the bone socket. Getting rid of teeth is usually not the first step we undergo, but depending on the tooth’s condition, it might be necessary. When a tooth has become injured by too much erosion for crowns or fillings to repair… Read more »

Answering Your Questions about Pregnancy and Oral Health

Did you know that your pregnancy, whether current or imminent and your oral health have some interesting connections? Here are some frequently asked questions about the matter and their answers: Q: What oral problems might appear during my pregnancy? A: Like gestational diabetes, it is also possible and even common to contract gingivitis while pregnant…. Read more »

Are You Struggling With the Effects of Bad Breath?

Bad breath, a common oral condition that causes people distress, has a variety of causes. Today, our dentists, Dr. are pleased to review just a few of these causes to help you better treat it.  One of the most prevalent causes of bad breath is drinking alcohol. This is because alcohol acts as a diuretic… Read more »