If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »
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.... Read more »
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... Read more »
By now you may have already seen the value of daily oral hygiene when it comes to maintaining a healthy mouth with strong teeth and gums. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush combined with a fluoride toothpaste and flossing in between the teeth and... Read more »
Keeping up your oral health is just as important as paying attention to your waistline and your diet. What’s truly unique, though, is that your oral health is a direct indicator of how healthy the rest of your body is. But we know it’s not always easy to keep up... Read more »
A smile says a lot about a person. In fact, a smile is one of the first things people will notice about you when they meet you for the first time. So that has to be why so many people work on whitening their smile, right? If you said yes,... Read more »
The presence of dental anxiety is felt by many patients during dental visits, including routine dental checkups, and there is no need to feel ashamed. By offering a range of sedation dentistry options, we can help you feel calm and relaxed when it’s time to receive dental care of any... Read more »
Healthy teeth rely on strong tooth enamel to provide you with the ability to bite and grind the foods you eat. Cavities and problems tooth sensitivity or dental fractures can cause varying levels of discomfort which can also limit the basic function of your teeth. Consistent oral hygiene habits or... Read more »
Consistent oral hygiene habits are essential for the prevention of tooth decay and gum disease. An effective daily routine starts by remembering to brush your teeth each morning and evening with a soft-bristled toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste. You also need to remember to thoroughly floss between your teeth and along... Read more »
Treating halitosis, also known as bad breath, begins as soon as you notice any condition that may occur. Oftentimes, bad breath is associated with foul odors coming out of your mouth. However, even though the odors may be emanating from your mouth, not all conditions of bad breath originate in... Read more »