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 »

What Kind of Fillings Will You Choose?

So you just had a successful teeth cleaning experience and discovered that you have a cavity or two that need to be filled. How do you decide what kind of filling to use? Since you and your filling will be spending lots of time together, you will want to make... Read more »

4 Facts about Dental Bonding

Dental bonding, a procedure that involves your dentist attaching or bonding materials directly to your discolored or chipped tooth to change its color or shape, is a great way you can restore your smile in a single dentist appointment. Our team today is going to give you four interesting facts... Read more »

Is Sedation Dentistry Right for You?

Would you rather deal with the discomfort caused by a toothache than schedule an appointment? If so, sedation dentistry might be what you need. Similarly, if you suffer from very sensitive teeth, a gag reflex, or need extensive dental work, you may want to consider sedation dentistry. Luckily, there are... Read more »