Cleaning Your Invisalign® Aligners to Keep Them Clear

Aren’t these Invisalign® aligners fantastic? Nobody is going to call you “brace face” or “metal mouth” like they did in days of yore. Truly, they are a wonder of modern dentistry! Now you must keep them properly maintained so that they remain clear and invisible to the naked eye. Here are a few tips to… Read more »

Maintaining Your Dentures

If you have missing teeth, dentures can be an excellent solution for your oral health problems. Dentures can be easily cleaned and removed at any time. Even though you have false teeth, it’s still important to clean your smile every day. Caring for your teeth is different with dentures, but our team can help you… Read more »

How Fluoride Helps Your Oral Health

Do you ever wonder how fluoride helps your smile and oral health? Well, our , Dr. , is happy to give you the information you’re looking for. Fluoride is a natural mineral that can give you the top-notch smile and oral health you need. Fluoride can, is fact, do the following things: -Strengthen your smile:… Read more »

A Loose Dental Crown Needs to Be Examined to Prevent Further Complications

A potent dental grade adhesive is typically used to secure a dental crown onto its anchoring abutment. Once it has been installed this treatment will restore the basic function of the previously compromised tooth. Yet there are some things that can potentially affect the dental adhesive. This could cause a dental crown to feel loose… Read more »

The Questions You Should Ask Your Dentist if You’re Treating a Tooth that Has a Cavity

Treating a cavity is a common procedure that is needed quite a bit. Your dentist, Dr. , knows exactly how to fix a tooth that suffers from tooth decay so you can have the strong, healthy, functional tooth you deserve. Now, even though your dentist is a professional you can trust with your smile and… Read more »

Acid Eats Your Teeth

Many people know that sugars in foods and drinks are bad for your teeth. But why? Sugars can be converted into acids that damage tooth enamel. Therefore, it stands to reason that naturally acidic foods also damage your teeth. The best method to lower your risk for tooth enamel loss and tooth decay is to… Read more »

Got Questions About Brushing Your Teeth? We’re Happy to Help

Your oral hygiene routine is essential for a top-notch oral health and smile. However, an improper routine isn’t very helpful, and having questions about brushing (or any other part of your routine) can lead to the improper routine. So, if you have questions about brushing your teeth, our dentist, Dr. , is more than happy… Read more »

Fluoride Can Help Prevent Cavities from Developing

Cavities can occur when the mineral density of tooth enamel is compromised by poor oral hygiene, the buildup of plaque acids, or the frequent consumption of acidic beverages. As this starts to happen the natural bacteria living in your mouth can gradually start to exploit the weakened tooth enamel. Common symptoms can include increased tooth… Read more »

Dental Anxiety? We Have a Gas for That

Dental anxiety is a very real problem for many people. While some people may only experience mild apprehension at the prospect of a dental visit, other people may feel terrified about sitting down in the chair for even so much as a cleaning or exam. If dental anxiety is causing you to put off seeing… Read more »

Schedule Oral Cancer Screenings Regularly

Given the seriousness of oral cancer and the importance of spotting the disease quickly, schedule oral cancer screenings regularly. Each year in America, tens of thousands of individuals are diagnosed with the disease, and as with other cancers, early detection is often crucial to ensure a chance at a healthy recovery. If you think you… Read more »