Brighten Your Smile with Healthy Gums

To brighten your smile with healthy teeth and gums you will need to pay daily attention to your oral hygiene regimen. Caring for your oral health is just as important as daily exercise and a healthy diet. Removing oral bacteria prevents gum inflammation from plaque build-up. Plaque, that sticky film... Read more »

Restoring a Lost Tooth with a Dental Implant

Dental implants have been used for over twenty years to replace an single tooth that was lost due to fracture or severe tooth decay. The first step in the dental implant process involves a periodontist or oral surgeon examining your mouth and taking a few X-rays. This will help them... Read more »

What to Do If You Have Persistent Bad Breath

Has anyone you love ever complained about your breath? Are you self-conscious because your breath is less than fresh? If you struggle with bad breath, it can be caused by something as simple as the food you eat and something a little trickier like the medications you take. Read on... Read more »

Why is Your Mouth Burning?

Do you know what dry mouth syndrome is? As the name implies, burning mouth syndrome is a condition that causes discomfort in your mouth. Patients with dry mouth syndrome could have to deal with discomfort in the morning, all day, or sporadic pain throughout the day. Burning mouth syndrome—also known... Read more »

How Plaque Creates Cavities

Did you know that your teeth and gums (and tongue) are not the only things living in your mouth? There is a virtually invisible community of bacteria residing in your mouth. The average adult has 100 to 200 species of bacteria living in their mouth. Even those taking good care... Read more »

Whitening Strips offer a Convenient Whitening Solution

As we age, staining foods, dark beverages and other lifestyle choices like tobacco use can dull your smile. You should always consult your dentist before starting any tooth whitening regimen. Your regular dental checkup includes a cleaning and polishing procedure that removes minor surface stains. Tooth whitening toothpaste is only... Read more »

Dentures 101

Dentures have commonly been a popular way to replace either a single tooth, or all your teeth. Thanks to our modern day technology, dentures are more effective and efficient then ever before. What many people may not know is there are three different kinds of dentures. • Conventional dentures: Conventional... Read more »

A Bridge Can Restore a Knocked Out Tooth

It’s not unheard of for a hard fall, a blow to the face or an injury from a contact sport to knock one of your teeth out. If the tooth is deeply fractured or some of it remains in the socket it might need to be extracted. Having a tooth... Read more »

Why You Should Visit Your Dentist Before Whitening Your Smile

Are you interested in brightening your smile? Have you been deciding whether you should have your smile whitened professionally of if you should simply try an over-the-counter kit? Do you wonder which is more effective, or if a kit will actually work? While some people are happy with the results... Read more »

The Procedure Of Placing Implant-Supported Dentures

If you are tired of dealing with loose dentures, then visit our dentist for implant-supported dentures. By attaching dentures to dental implants, these restorations have a stability that allows you to chew and speak without the fear of your dentures falling out. You can receive implant-supported dentures when we perform... Read more »