What is an Abscessed Tooth?

You probably know that there are several dental conditions that can cause pain and discomfort. For example, you might know that cavities or a chipped tooth can cause toothaches and sensitive teeth. Similarly, you might know that a damaged root canal could be extremely painful. Still, did you know that an abscess could be painful… Read more »

How to Deal With Bruxism

If you’re interested in protecting your oral health, you might know there are a few simple things you should do. For example, you may know that you should brush and floss daily and that you should set up regular appointments with our team. However, would you be surprised to hear that other common habits, such… Read more »

Denture Adhesive Helps Prevent Food Particles from Irritating Your Gums

When you were fitted for your new set of custom dentures at , the dental appliance was designed to fit snugly with the underlying structure of your gums. Still, many denture wearers like to use a small bead of denture adhesive to help lock the appliance in place and also prevent stray food particles from… Read more »

Dental Veneers: The Benefits

Do you ever wonder if there’s anything you might be able to do improve the color of your teeth? Are you unhappy with small chips or cracks in your smile? If so, there are a number of options you may be able to consider, including dental veneers. You see, veneers are thin shells that are… Read more »

How Can I Keep My Toothbrush in Pristine Condition?

Your toothbrush can experience severe wear and tear if you don’t take good care of it. This is why it’s important to do all you can to keep your brush in tip-top shape. To help you do so, our dental team encourages you to do the following things: No. 1: Clean your hands Make sure… Read more »

Are You Ready for the Smile of Your Dreams?

Are you ready for the smile of your dreams? As amazing as it sounds, all the hard work and effort you put into your teeth may still not be enough to equal the awesome transformative power dental veneers can have on your smile. With dental veneers, you can conceal flaws in your teeth and instead… Read more »

Folklore Surrounding the Tooth Fairy

Think back on the days that you believed in Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny. Do you remember the excitement the prospect of losing a baby tooth brought? Knowing that the Tooth Fairy was going to come to take the tooth and leave money, whether it was a dime, quarter, or dollar, is a highlight… Read more »

Keep Your Toothbrush in Great Shape

If you want to have optimum oral health care than brushing your teeth is a good starting stone to fine-tune your skills. Brushing twice daily is an effective tool in the battle against tooth decay and gum disease, but an often neglected part of toothbrush care lies in the care for the toothbrush itself. If… Read more »

Bruxism (Teeth Grinding): The Habit That Can Damage the Smile

Bruxism, also known as teeth grinding, is a dangerous habit that generally attacks your smile at night. This is a serious condition that should not be ignored. If you grind your teeth at night or even during the day, our dental team strongly recommends that you call us at and schedule an appointment with your… Read more »

Composite Dental Fillings & Your Smile

Do you have tooth decay that needs to be repaired? Dr. may recommend a dental filling in , , to restore your tooth. Our dentist will remove the decay and then fill the area with the dental filling material. What is a composite filling? Composite fillings are tooth colored, durable fillings. They can be placed… Read more »