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 »

Flossing for Success in 2018

With the new year comes New Year’s Resolutions–dutifully made, and often forgotten by Valentine’s. Well, might we suggest a simple change you can make that doesn’t require much effort and is easy to last the whole year and longer? Take better care of your smile!   Of course, you already brush your teeth for two… Read more »

How to Monitor Gum Disease When There Aren’t Signs

Luckily, most dental ailments come with warning signs. In the case of gum disease, the signs are red, swollen and tender gums. But what about when there are no warning signs? Are there still ways you can be on guard? Find out some additional information by reading on below, and feel free to ask us… Read more »

A Secret in Oral Health Success: Tooth Hazard Prevention

  Dental damage can occur in a lot of ways. Even though we often think of oral accidents and injuries such as blunt trauma to the face, tooth hazards such as microscopic damage and slow decay are often much more likely to happen to your teeth and gums. For this reason, it is always important… Read more »

Dental Cleanings and Exams Are Necessary if You Want a Top-Notch Oral Health

Your dentist, Dr. , strongly encourages attendance to your dental cleaning appointments. In fact, it’s very important to receive a dental cleaning and exam every six months. To help you understand why this is encouraged, our dental team is happy to give you the reasons why dental cleanings and exams are necessary. -Dental cleanings clean… Read more »

The Checklist for a Top-Notch Holiday Smile

Are you interested in having a top-notch holiday smile in , ? If so, then there are things you need to do to keep your teeth and gums in tip-top shape. This is important because there are many things that can harm your smile and alter your oral health this season, like sugary foods, acidic… Read more »

Antiseptic Mouthwash Can Augment the Effectiveness of Your Daily Oral Hygiene Routine

Practicing an effective oral hygiene routine each day is a very important first step in preventing cavities and other oral health problems. This starts with thoroughly brushing your teeth twice each day and flossing all the pertinent areas of your mouth each evening. It should take roughly two to three minutes to fully brush both… Read more »

If It Is Detected Early, a Small Cavity Can Be Treated by a Dental Filling

The American Dental Association recommends having a routine dental checkup performed by a dentist like Dr. every six months. This outpatient appointment is designed to clean your teeth of bacterial deposits while also identifying early signs of gum disease, cavities, and other oral health conditions. If Dr. finds a small area of tooth decay on… Read more »