Enamel Erosion Can Leave Your Teeth at Increased Risk of Cavities and Tooth Sensitivity

If you consume acidic beverages on a regular basis or you struggle to maintain good oral hygiene habits it can cause an acidic environment to develop in your mouth. This is even more of a concern if you struggle with an eating disorder. The longer the situation goes without treatment or remediation the more likely you… Read more »

Keeping Your Smile Clean as a Teen

Keeping your smile clean as a teen begins with taking care your smile by avoiding bad habits and peer pressure situations. Here are a few tips about caring for your teenage smile: – As a teen, one of the most common oral accidents occurs due to partaking in contact sports while not wearing the proper… Read more »

Check Up with Your Dentist During Your Pregnancy

Call ’s office today to set up an appointment or consultation with Dr. if you haven’t already. Visiting your dentist during pregnancy is just as important when you are not pregnant if not more so. Inform your dentist of how many months you are into your pregnancy and what medications you are taking. Vitamins and… Read more »

Always Look for the ADA Seal Before Using a Whitening Toothpaste

Whitening toothpastes are rather popular with some individuals who need help removing minor stains from their teeth. This can be an effective way to maintain the gleam of your smile after a dental bleaching treatment, or between dental cleanings. It’s important to keep in mind that the hydrogen peroxide concentration used in retail-grade whitening toothpaste… Read more »

Irreversible Tooth Loss Does Not Mean Your Smile Cannot Be Fixed

Irreversible tooth loss does not mean your smile cannot be fixed. If you are missing any teeth, it is vital that you replace them as soon as possible. Missing teeth can cause your face to age by sinking in, and the voids left behind can become havens for bacterial growth and plaque buildup. Listed below… Read more »

Did You Know That Tooth Extractions Require Moderate Planning Ahead?

Did you know that tooth extractions require moderate planning ahead? Before and after a tooth extraction, always set up an effective plan to prepare your body and home for any hazards that can arise. Additionally, make sure to stop any bad habits, such as smoking before and after the surgery, to ensure the peak chance… Read more »

Daily Use Fluoride Supplements Can Help Protect Your Teeth from Cavities

The mineral integrity of your tooth enamel is what gives your teeth the strength to bite and chew food. This also helps prevent the natural bacteria in your mouth from causing tooth decay. Over a long period of time, the acidic foods and beverages you consume and any lapses in your daily oral hygiene routine… Read more »

How Gum Disease Affects Your Teeth

You probably already know that gum disease can be a fairly serious problem, but would you be surprised to learn that some people suffer from gum disease and don’t even know it? This is one reason we suggest scheduling an appointment with our team every six months. You see, our team is specifically trained to… Read more »

A Dental Fracture Might Require a Crown Restoration

Teeth are enrobed in a layer of hard tooth enamel to allow you to bite and chew the foods you eat. In some extreme situations, an oral trauma can impart enough force to damage the tooth enamel. While dental fractures can vary in severity, all require timely treatment. A large chip or a small fracture… Read more »

You can Repair your Teeth Using Dental Crowns

Damaged teeth are an unfortunate part of life. Fortunately, restorative dentistry will help you restore those cracked or broken teeth. Dental crowns are a common treatment for these issues and can be used to strengthen teeth that have been broken during an injury or the used to replace the enamel that has been lost due… Read more »