Information About Chewing Gum

  If you want to keep your smile in peak, top-notch condition, be sure to make it a point to always keep sugarless gum nearby. Copious amounts of saliva can improve conditions like bad breath or dry mouth, which can lead to tooth decay and gum disease. If you would like to improve your oral… Read more »

What You Should Know Before Getting a Dental Implant

Dental implants are simple in nature, but many patients don’t know much about them because implants haven’t been used as long as other dental restorations. Our team is pleased to offer a general review of what you should know about dental implants. What is a dental implant? A dental implant is a dental appliance that… Read more »

Living with Sensitive Teeth

When your teeth are not properly protected by your enamel, you may experience sensitive teeth. You can lose your enamel through exposure to acids in your meals, snacks and drinks. That acid works with the bacteria in your teeth to break down the enamel. You may also lose your enamel by grinding your teeth or… Read more »

Does Your Child Want to Be a Dentist? Here Are Some Ways You Can Get Them Started

If your child has decided they want to be a dentist when they grow up, they are on their way to helping many people in the community look and feel better! This is a great career choice that can be both fulfilling and satisfying for them. Dentists do more than just look for cavities. They… Read more »

Keeping Your Smile for a Lifetime

Your teeth do so many things for you and your smile; they allow you to eat with ease, brighten and beautify your smile, and help you to speak and articulate properly. So obviously, you’d like to keep your teeth for life. What should you be doing now to ensure the health of your smile for… Read more »

An Eating Disorder Affects Oral Health

If you have an eating disorder, you are not the only one. In fact, over 10 million people in the United States suffer from an eating disorder. But here’s the good news: eating disorders can be overcome. is here to support you in that quest. How can we help? Well, did you know that an… Read more »

What Your Bad Breath Might Mean

Bad breath stinks. Literally! Were you aware that stinky breath can come from more than just anchovies or garlic? Bad breath can also come from sources inside your body, and when it does it’s referred to as halitosis. Here are some causes of halitosis. -If you have periodontal disease, pockets of bacteria in your gums… Read more »

Choosing and Caring For Your New Toothbrush

Brushing twice a day, every day is vital to your oral health. But even the best of techniques doesn’t work well without a good tool. Here is how to choose and care for your toothbrush. First, look for a toothbrush with the ADA Seal of Acceptance. The ADA Seal is granted to products by the… Read more »

Oral Health Care Procedures: Dental Bonding

In order to ensure that your smile is at its best, give it the attention and care it deserves. Have you been brushing and flossing your teeth every day? Have you gone in to see your dentist for a regular checkup or for a cleaning recently? If you have not been taking care of your… Read more »

The Basics of Periodontics

Periodontics is a special branch of dentistry that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of all stages of gum disease. For a better understanding of the basics of periodontics, listed below are some important facts about this dental specialty: – Periodontists treat all stages of gum disease, including gingivitis. – Periodontists receive an additional three… Read more »