What Causes Your Bleeding Gums?

You probably know that it’s very important for you to brush your teeth for two minutes at a time twice a day. You probably also know that you should remember to floss your teeth at least once a day. However, what would you do if you flossed and your gums started bleeding? You shouldn’t ignore… Read more »

Begin Your Holidays With The Gift of a Great Smile

With the advent of autumn leaves and a cooling breeze arriving at our doorstep, what better time to kick start your oral hygiene into overdrive. It is often noted that the gift of a smile is priceless, and so we should do our part to keep our smiles great. Making sure we have regular checkups… Read more »

The Four Reasons Why Sedation Dentistry is Helpful

If you are afraid of the dental office, our team has some good news for you! Your dentist, Dr. offers sedation dentistry at our office to help you have better dental experiences. There are many reasons why sedation dentistry is helpful, and some of those reasons are: –You will be comfortable: The most beneficial aspect… Read more »

A Filling Can Be Used to Repair a Cavity

If a patient has tooth decay, Dr. may recommend a dental filling in , . A dental filling is used to fill the area of a tooth where decay was removed. Dental fillings can also be used to fix broken or chipped teeth, or teeth that are worn down. What is a composite filling? Composite… Read more »

Identifying the Cause of Tooth Sensitivity Symptoms Serves to Create an Effective Treatment Plan

Every year millions of Americans suffer from tooth sensitivity issues. Common symptoms include pain or a sharp stinging sensation in one or more teeth when you consume hot, cold, sweet or acidic food and beverages. Many people will resort to brushing their teeth with a toothpaste that has been specially formulated to help mitigate the… Read more »

Denture Adhesive Provides Secure Hold While Blocking Out Stray Food Particles

If you have recently been fitted for a custom partial or a new set of dentures you might be looking for the best way to secure them in place. When ’s dental team fit you for the unit, it was designed to match the unique shape of your mouth for a tight fit. However, many… Read more »

The Consequences of Nail Biting on Your Teeth

Nail biting can seem like a harmless habit that only affects the look of your nails and nail beds. Unfortunately, this is not the case. In fact, Nail biting can be detrimental to the health of your gums and the health of your teeth. Would you be surprised to learn that biting your nails can… Read more »

Crowns Can Address a Variety of Issues

Dr. has recommended and installed crowns on many patients’ teeth over the years to address a variety of issues. A crown completely replaces the enamel layer of a tooth with an artificial material, such as gold alloys, base metals, or porcelain. This serves to protect the interior of the tooth, while also restoring its full… Read more »

Myths and Facts about Root Canals

What do you know about root canal therapy? As you may know, root canal therapy is designed to treat a tooth whose center is decayed or infected. Still, there are several myths surrounding root canal therapy. As you know, you may need root canal when a cavity filling won’t save your tooth. You see, if… Read more »

Dental Cleanings Aren’t Just for Your Smile

Your smile isn’t the only thing that benefits from an in-office dental cleaning. Your body also benefits from this procedure, as keeping inflammation from tooth decay and gum disease away will also keep it from spreading to any other areas of your body. So, what happens if chronic inflammation from infected gums and teeth is left untreated? Dementia,… Read more »