How To Keep a Great Smile

Your smile affects your appearance. If you don’t take good care of it, it can really bring you down. So, if you want to maintain your good look, it’s important to keep your teeth and gums in excellent condition. Keep up on oral hygiene. Brush your teeth twice a day for two minutes. 2×2. Easy… Read more »

Denture Wearers with Sleep Apnea Might Want to Use a Tongue Stabilizing Device

Sleep apnea is a respiratory condition that affects an estimated 40 million Americans each year. Common symptoms like chronic snoring and intermittent breathing interruption should not be dismissed as minor inconveniences. As time goes on untreated sleep apnea can do more than cause poor quality sleep. It can start to affect the heart muscle, increasing… Read more »

A Temporary Crown Needs to Be Maintained During the Treatment Process

Having a tooth treated by a dental crown or replaced by a dental bridge often occurs in two separate phases. The first stage of treatment calls for Dr. to prepare an abutment by removing the tooth enamel layer from the tooth or teeth that will anchor the new dental work in your mouth. Once this… Read more »

Back to School, Back to Health

Summertime’s camps, vacations, reunions, and other activities can throw off your child’s dental hygiene routines. Back-to-school is a great time to get back on track! Here are some tips for your helping your child’s dental hygiene. As you gather new pencils, backpacks, and other school supplies think–it may be time for a new toothbrush! Toothbrushes… Read more »

The Complications from a Missing Dental Filling Can Be Severe

Dental fillings are commonly used to repair a tooth that has been compromised by a small cavity or a minor dental fracture. They are made from special dental materials that resist the bacterial influence of tooth decay. However, inconsistencies in your daily oral hygiene regimen could encourage the natural bacteria in your mouth to weaken… Read more »

The Best Smiles are Possible with Risky Food Avoidance

Have you ever wondered which ingredients and substances in your meals you should be avoiding in order to protect your teeth and gums? Typically, we know which foods and drinks can be hazardous to our weight, but we fail to pay attention to the effects on our teeth foods can have. The best smiles are… Read more »

What Are Your Dental Bonding Treatment Options?

Are your teeth stained or discolored? Chipped or cracked? Consider dental bonding! Dental bonding is the application of tooth-colored resin in the form of a special dental paste and a high-intensity light. Although dental bonding is typically used for a variety of oral needs, it is most commonly used for dental chipping. Dental bonding is… Read more »

What You Need to Know About Dental Implants

If you are missing one or more permanent teeth, Dr. Jones and Dr. Buck may suggest dental implants in , . A dental implant consists of a titanium post that is surgically placed into the jawbone and a dental restoration, like a dental crown. At our office, we provide the dental implant restoration. Dental implants… Read more »

Sensitive Teeth Can Be Overcome

If you are looking for ways to reduce your sensitive teeth, then you have come to the right place! At our dental office in , , we want you to have the best for your oral health care needs, which is why we are happy to provide you with this basic information on how to… Read more »

The Protection Dental Sealants Can Provide

Ask Dr. Jones and Dr. Buck about dental sealants if you would like a little extra protection from cavities for your or your child’s teeth. Sealants are a thin material that is painted over the chewing surfaces of the back teeth, forming a protective shield. Dental sealants are a great choice for children and teens… Read more »