Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

The Dangers of Pregnancy and Oral Health

If you neglect your oral health while pregnant, you could be putting your health and your baby’s health at risk. Recent medicals studies show a connection between your oral health and overall health while pregnant, as well as a link with other conditions that include the health of your baby. Our , Dr. , is… Read more »

Getting a New Brush

Do you know how long you’ve had your current toothbrush? If you’re like most people, you’ve probably used the same one for quite some time now. A brush isn’t something we regularly think about replacing. The truth is, though, that you need a new toothbrush much more often than you’d think. A worn out brush… Read more »

How to Avoid Oral Health Problems

Oral health problems are some of the most common health issues that plague American adults. Ironically, they’re also the most preventable of all health issues we face today Dr. and the team here at in , sees a lot of different oral health issues each day in the office. We’d much rather be treating patients… Read more »

Super Smiles: Chewing Gum

Your smile may not be getting the care it needs. Even if you continue to brush twice per day and floss once a day, there may be times when food and debris can cause damage to your teeth and gums. This can be especially true after eating. However, you should wait until 30 minutes after… Read more »

A Fluoride Treatment Plan Can Help You Maintain Strong Tooth Enamel

Your teeth rely on the mineral strength of your tooth enamel for the strength to bite and chew food. Strong tooth enamel is also essential for preventing cavities and problems with tooth sensitivity. If your regularly scheduled dental checkups with Dr. reveals a problem with the strength of your tooth enamel might recommend a simple… Read more »

Identify the Causes of Sensitive Teeth

Did you know, by identifying the causes of your sensitive teeth, you are taking the first step to overcoming it? To help you what could be causing your sensitive teeth, our dentist, Dr. with in , , is here to give you some necessary information about traditional causes that could be triggering it. If you… Read more »

Temporarily Protecting a Fractured Tooth with Dental Wax

Athletic injuries that result in a blow to your mouth can sometimes create a chip or a fracture of a tooth. Tooth damage can also be caused by grinding your teeth and chewing objects or ice. If the fractured tooth causes immediate pain or severe sensitivity, you need to have it treated as soon as… Read more »

How High Is Your Cavity Risk?

Do you know if you have a heightened risk for cavities? Cavities occur when damage to the tooth enamel reaches the point that it forms a hole into the tooth. Although the protective layer of tooth enamel over your teeth is very sturdy, it can become weakened by the acids from and plaque buildup. A… Read more »