A Tooth Requiring Extraction Might Be Restored by a Bridge

If you’ve previously had a tooth knocked out or lost to severe decay this can seriously compromise your mouth. Alterations to your appearance, changes in the clarity of your speech, and decreased ability to chew food are just some of the early complications posed by tooth loss. In time, the void left between your teeth… Read more »

What You Should Know About Your Child’s First Dental Appointment

If you’ve ever raised a child, you understand that there are several things you may need to do to keep your child healthy and strong. For instance, you might have heard that you should encourage your child to be active and that you should help them follow a healthy diet. You may also know that… Read more »

Upgrade Your Toothbrush and Your Tooth Brushing Skills

If you truly wish to have optimum oral health care, then ensure that your brushing skills are elite, and your toothbrush is effective. If your toothbrush becomes damaged or worn down, it will not be able to clean your teeth as it is intended. In addition, you should always choose a toothbrush and toothpaste that… Read more »

Here are a Few Top Causes of Gum Disease

Gum disease is a common condition that can put your smile at risk. Did you know, thousands of people suffer from gum disease when the condition could have been avoided? Gum disease works overtime to destroy your oral health. Luckily, there are things you can do to prevent this oral health nightmare. Gum disease can… Read more »

Jaw Pain 101

Many people suffer from chronic jaw pain. If you’re one of these people, it’s time to take care of yourself and receive treatment. Jaw pain can alter your life in many ways. In fact, it can cause pain all hours of the day and night and it can also make talking and eating extremely difficult. So,… Read more »

How to Keep Your Smile Healthy During Your Holiday Parties

Your dentists, Dr. , and our dental team care about you and your smile, which is why we encourage you to keep your teeth and gums in mind during your holiday parties. There are many things at the parties that can pose a threat to your smile. So, to help you keep your oral health… Read more »

A Severely Cracked Tooth Might Need to Be Replaced with a Dental Implant

As hard as your tooth enamel is, there are still some rare instances when a strong blow to the face or other oral accident can cause a severe fracture or crack in a tooth. In an extreme case, the tooth might be so badly damaged that Dr. ’s only viable course of treatment is to… Read more »

7 Steps to a Great Halloween

Halloween and good oral hygiene rarely go hand-in-hand. It doesn’t have to be that way, as you and your family can still get all the joys and fun out of the holiday, without the risk of unnecessary tooth decay and tummy aches. Here are seven easy steps you can take: – Non-Sugar Rewards: Switch out… Read more »

Don’t Ignore Your Bleeding Gums

Many people think that bleeding gums aren’t a big deal. Similarly, several people seem to ignore them entirely. Unfortunately, bleeding gums aren’t normal and could actually be a sign of significant problems. However, please don’t misunderstand—bleeding gums might not always be a sign of trouble. For example, if your gums bleed after you start flossing… Read more »

Tips to Help Clean Plaque from Your Tongue to Combat Bad Breath

The human tongue, with all of its taste buds, has a lot of textures and rough surfaces. It’s not unheard of for these textured surfaces to trap bacteria and plaque, promoting chronic bad breath problems. To address a problem like this, you might want to try cleaning your tongue as part of your daily oral… Read more »