Travel Tips for Your Smile

As you travel, it’s important to continue taking care of your smile, even though you’re busy and probably exhausted from the many activities and adventures. If you fail to clean your teeth and gums regularly, you could suffer severe dental consequences, like tooth decay, gum disease, and enamel erosion. So, to help you keep your… Read more »

Oral Cancer Screenings: The Exam that Can Save Your Smile and Overall Health

Early detection of oral cancer is extremely important, especially because it can increase your treatment options and it can help you recover faster. Therefore, Dr. and our dental team proudly offer oral cancer screenings during your dental cleaning and exam appointments. We offer this treatment because we care for you and your health, and we… Read more »

A Snapshot of Crowns and Bridges

Here are some common questions and answers about crowns and bridges and a comparison between them. How are dental crowns and bridges different? A dental crown is a tooth-shaped cap for a weak tooth. A dental bridge is composed of three teeth, two crowns and one fake tooth to replace a tooth that is missing…. Read more »

You Can Improve Minor Alignment Imperfections with Invisalign®

In the past, some teenagers would opt out of wearing traditional metal-and-bracket braces and choose to live with minor alignment issues in their smile. For these people, the passage of time will do little to improve the position of their teeth. In fact, the aging process, potential tooth loss or cavities could even exacerbate pre-existing… Read more »

Tooth-Healthy Foods

Are you eating foods that are healthy? Does this include tooth-healthy foods? Oftentimes, we think of the effects that foods and drinks will have on our waistline, but often not as much on what it may do to our gum line. Don’t let bad habits and unhealthy diets damage your teeth and gums. Create a… Read more »

What is Cosmetic Dentistry?

You’ve likely heard the term “cosmetic dentistry” before. But what exactly does that mean? What does cosmetic dentistry encompass? To help answer those questions – and allow you to decide if cosmetic dentistry is something you and your smile need – our staff at in , , put this post together. What is it? Cosmetic… Read more »

How to Help Your Child at Their First Dental Visit

It’s important for parents to keep their children healthy and strong. But did you know that you’ll need to keep your child’s mouth healthy if you’re hoping to help them stay healthy overall? To do so, you’ll have to visit a dentist regularly—but did you know when you should schedule your child’s first appointment? You… Read more »

Composite Fillings Can Stop Tooth Decay

Composite fillings can stop tooth decay and prevent cavities from further damaging your precious teeth. Resin composite fillings, also commonly referred to as tooth-colored fillings, are designed with a natural look to mimic a tooth’s natural aesthetics and provide instant care and protection for many years to come. Some of the benefits of composite fillings… Read more »

Stubborn stains on the teeth in your smile can leave you feeling uncomfortable in social settings. In many of these cases, a professional whitening treatment administered by your dentist, Dr. , is the most effective method to brighten your smile. Once the brightness has been restored, you can maintain your brilliant smile by brushing with… Read more »

Cleaning Your Child’s Chompers

At in , , we encourage our patients to take good care of your child’s baby teeth to ensure a lifetime of healthy smiles. Dr. would like to share some basic guidelines to help you care for your child’s smile in the early years. In the beginning, cleaning your child’s teeth is easy: simply wipe… Read more »