October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Signs of Nocturnal Bruxism

Nocturnal bruxism or sleep-related bruxism is sometimes hard to diagnose because many people are not aware that they suffer from it. If you wake up in the morning with a sore jaw or others have reported hearing you make grinding noises while you sleep, then you may have this problem.... Read more »

The Significance of Oral Health Care

Are you aware of any risks within your oral health care that may need to be assessed to ensure your smile can continue to thrive later on? Always analyze various aspects of your cleaning routines, your diet, issues in your lifestyle and habits and routines that could be putting your... Read more »

Wisdom Teeth Removal 101

Do you know what to expect when you get your wisdom teeth removed? These days, we can expect that some shameful videos of us saying things we don’t remember will pop up on social media after the procedure. But that’s just the nature of living in the digital age. Aside... Read more »

At What Age Can Children Use Mouthwash?

If you are unsure when to introduce your child to rinsing with mouthwash, our dentist and team can provide some useful information and help you care for your child’s oral health. To help your child have the best possible oral health, we offer a few tips on when and how... Read more »

Four Styles of Dental Floss

Did you know there is more than one style of dental floss to choose from? Dental floss comes in many different forms making it easy for you to find the best option for you. Yet, how do you know which style can help you most? Luckily, our dental team is... Read more »

The Basics of Dental Bridges

Are you familiar with the basics of dental bridges? If not, you are not alone. Dental bridges are a unique form of dental restorations that can be used to restore your smile and oral health. Thousands of people suffer from lost teeth, which is why the need for a dental... Read more »