Why Men Should Care for Their Teeth and Gums

Are you a man who thinks there is no need to take good care of your smile? If so, our team is here to tell you that you are wrong. Many men think the same way, and it’s a major problem because more and more smiles become destroyed each day. We strongly encourage you to… Read more »

Using Inlays, Onlays or a Crown to Repair Large Areas of Tooth Decay

Large areas of tooth decay can seriously compromise your mouth. Beyond simply impairing your ability to chew food, it can also cause pain. If left unchecked, it invites more serious problems. If you notice a cavity on one of your teeth or you have a tooth that has recently developed a sensitivity issue, you should… Read more »

How to Create the Best Environment for a Healthy Mouth

The environment you create in your mouth has a lot to do with the bacterial environment you create. What we eat and drink feeds the bacteria (and we have hundreds in the mouth) allowing them to create lactic acid which causes tooth decay over time. The International Journal of Drug Testing has said that a… Read more »

Can Your Prevent Gum Disease?

You probably know that gum disease can cause serious problems, but do you ever wonder what you can do if you have this issue? Fortunately, there are a few things you can do. Sadly. while severe instance of gum disease could require surgical help, most cases won’t. For instance, sometimes all you’ll need to stop… Read more »

Wisdom Teeth 101

The state of your oral health is reflected by the condition of your teeth and gums. The first to be seen when you flash your pearly whites, they mirror what is going on in your mouth. All your teeth, including the ones in the back which are never seen, are vital for good oral health,… Read more »

Tooth Extractions: How to Prepare

If you want a smooth and trouble-free tooth extraction surgery, it’s best that you do all you can to prepare for it. Preparation will help you know what to expect during the appointment as well as help you organize your time and plans so you aren’t more stressed. If you need help preparing for your… Read more »

Being Fitted for your Dentures

Your teeth and gums actually have a more function in your mouth than simply chewing food. They also provide structure for your facial muscles and have a major influence on the clarity of your speech. Unfortunately, things like gum disease, tooth decay and injuries can sometimes cause multiple teeth to fail. In many of these… Read more »

Why Do I Need Fluoride?

Fluoride is a natural mineral that can be found in food or water; however, if you don’t get enough of it, your smile could be in danger. Each day, minerals are added to and taken from your smile. But sometimes, more fluoride minerals are taken from your smile than added back to it, so it’s… Read more »

Oral Hygiene: Mouthwash and Tongue Scrapers

You probably know that you should brush and floss every day. But, did you ever know that taking care of your smile at home is at least as important as the care you can receive from your dentist. But do you ever wonder what else you can do to make your at-home oral hygiene as… Read more »

Why Might Your Dentist Recommend Sedation Dentistry?

What do you do when you have a toothache Do you call and schedule an appointment with our dentist or do you choose to avoid the dental chair? Does the high-pitch whir of the drill fill you with dread? If so, sedation dentistry may be the solution you need. But did you know that sedation… Read more »