Keep Your Teeth and Gums in Excellent Shape

Have you taken the steps to ensure your teeth and gums are at their best every single day? By minimizing the risk factors that seek to destroy your smile, your likelihood for successful oral health increases dramatically. Keep your teeth and gums in excellent shape. Practice the following oral health care methods: – Brush your… Read more »

Tips on Preparing for Tooth Extraction

Tooth extraction is a very necessary treatment when you have a severely decayed or damaged tooth. However, it can also be a nerve-wracking treatment. So, to help you feel more calm and relaxed in the dental chair when you visit your dentist, Dr. , for a tooth extraction, our dental team is happy to help… Read more »

CEREC® Crowns Can Restore Your Smile in a Single Visit

CEREC® crowns can restore your smile in a single visit. Yes, you heard correctly! At , in as little as one office visit, you can have your tooth scanned, a microscopically precise fitting milled from a computer, and have the fitting installed on your tooth. All in the space of an afternoon, you can turn… Read more »

The Severity of a Cracked Tooth Determines How to Treat It

Your teeth have been designed to be hard enough to bite, chew and grind most normal foods. Unfortunately, there are still some instances when unnatural forces can cause a large chip or fracture in a tooth. This could be something as traumatic as a blow to the face or something as mundane as grinding your… Read more »

Sedation Dentistry: The Reasons Why You Should Take Advantage

Are you afraid of the dental office? If so, we have some good news for you! Your dentist, Dr. , offers sedation dentistry at our office. This special product helps you finally enjoy your dental appointments. There are many reasons why you should take advantage of sedation dentistry, and those reasons are: –You will be… Read more »

The Basics of Dental Fillings

If a patient has tooth decay, Dr. may recommend a dental filling in , . A dental filling is used to fill the area of a tooth where decay was removed. Dental fillings can also be used to fix broken or chipped teeth, or teeth that are worn down. What is a composite filling? Composite… Read more »

Caring for Abscesses and Infections

Have you ever heard of a tooth abscess or a tooth infection? While the two can be caused by similar issues, there are actually a few important differences between the two. For instance, while both issues will need professional treatment, the treatments could be very different. Still, what are the differences between a tooth infection… Read more »

Enamel Erosion Is a Likely Cause of Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth sensitivity will often cause you to experience pain or a sharp stinging sensation in one or more teeth when you consume hot, cold, sweet or acidic food and drinks. This can drive some people to avoid a wide array of foods they enjoy. While you might find some relief by brushing their teeth with… Read more »

Dental Veneers Give You a Winning Smile

A beautiful, sparkling smile is something that many people want. However, years of drinking coffee, soda, chewing tobacco, smoking, or other activities that are harmful to the appearance of your teeth can damage the brilliance of your smile. That’s why, here at , we recommend you strongly consider dental veneers if you want to restore… Read more »

The Reasons Why Dental Cleanings Are Strongly Recommended

If you are curious as to why your dentist, Dr. , strongly recommends receiving a dental cleaning in , , every six months, then our team is more than happy to settle your curiosity! There are many benefits of dental cleanings, including: They prevent cavities and gum disease Plaque is the white, sticky film that… Read more »