The Answers to Questions About Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry is a branch of dentistry that can improve the appearance of your smile with the use of many treatments. If you’re interested in this branch, then you likely have many questions. Our dentist, Dr. , is more than happy to help you find the answers you’re looking for by providing the answers to… Read more »

When is A Composite Filling Right for You?

One thing all teeth have in common is that they can get cavities. When that happens, your teeth will need some attention, which usually comes in the form of a filling. But keep in mind that different teeth do different jobs and the location and job of the tooth can affect what kind of filling… Read more »

Dentistry Essentials 101: Teeth Whitening Treatments

One of the best ways to enhance your smile is whitening your teeth. Many individuals are immediately drawn to white teeth, so it is important to make sure you enhance yours whenever possible. Numerous procedures and products exist that can help whiten your teeth, including the use of toothpaste, mouthwash, and even chewing gum. However,… Read more »

Dentistry Blog for Beginners: Dental Anxiety

If you would like to improve your oral health care and are need of a repair or restoration, visit your dentist for a comprehensive examination and the necessary procedures to restore your smile to its peak condition. However, a common condition is known as dental anxiety often makes individuals too afraid to visit their dentist… Read more »

Without Professional Dental Care Gum Disease Can Worsen

Struggling to maintain good oral hygiene practices can easily leave bacterial deposits and plaque buildup in your mouth. In a short amount of time, they harden into tartar near the gumline. Once this happens your chances of suffering from gum disease can increase significantly. Early symptoms of a periodontal health problem like gingivitis can come… Read more »

Does Your Tooth Decay Merit a Dental Crown?

Untreated tooth decay will eventually become severe and spread over a tooth to the point that there is not enough healthy tooth to support a dental filling. If your tooth decay is too severe for a dental filling, our dentist may recommend a dental crown instead to keep your smile in good shape. Our first… Read more »

Root Canals and Root Canal Treatment

Would you be shocked if we told you that root canal treatment is not the stuff of horror like you have no doubt heard? In fact, many people report after receiving root canal therapy that the process was similar to having a cavity filled. Root canals are also much more common than you think, which… Read more »

The Foundations of Flossing

No matter how skilled you may be at brushing, and even if you brush twice a day for two minutes at a time with a fluoride toothpaste, if you aren’t flossing at least once a day, your teeth are still at risk. Your toothbrush cannot reach between your teeth, but plaque and food debris can… Read more »

A Dental Filling Might Be Able to Repair a Small Area of Dental Attrition

Dental attrition can gradually start to develop on a tooth after a change in your dentition. This alignment problem might be linked to a change in your oral structure or the previous loss of a tooth that altered the position of the neighboring teeth. As the tooth enamel starts to wear down the affected area… Read more »

Are You New to Dentures?

Replacing missing teeth is important. You may have gotten used to finding creative ways of hiding your smile, or eating your food or even pronouncing certain words. But you don’t have to live with missing teeth. Tooth replacement certainly has cosmetic benefits, but there are other considerations as well. For example, missing teeth give plaque… Read more »