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 »

Great Dental Care Equals a Great Smile

By now you may have already seen the value of daily oral hygiene when it comes to maintaining a healthy mouth with strong teeth and gums. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush combined with a fluoride toothpaste and flossing in between the teeth and... Read more »

Getting Past Your Dental Anxiety

Dental anxiety is a very common problem for many people. Some people may feel some mild unease when it comes to seeing the dentist, while other people may experience very real fear. But no matter how real your fear may be, if you skip or avoid your dentist appointments because... Read more »

Tips for Oral Health

Having good oral health - including no cavities, risk of gum disease, or other issues - starts with brushing and flossing, and builds from there. You can do quite a bit to affect your oral health in a positive manner. One of the best ways to accomplish this goal is... Read more »

Springtime Smile Bliss: Aging and Dental Health

Are you familiar with unhealthy hazards in your life that could be damaging your smile? Even though your teeth may be strong now, over time they may begin to weaken. Although oral health hazards may not appear to be doing damage now, could, in turn, cause several health risks later.... Read more »

Care for Your Toothbrush With These Tips

Have you thought about the importance of caring for your toothbrush? If not, it’s time you do! Your toothbrush is an essential tool needed to achieve positive oral health. In fact, your toothbrush is critical to keeping your teeth clean from plaque and bacteria that could be threatening your smile.... Read more »

The Good School Habits for Your Smile

If you want a strong, healthy and top-notch smile, then you need to care for your teeth and gums regularly. This means you need to care for your smile at home as well as at school. Fortunately, there are good school habits that can help you keep your smile in... Read more »

Dentures Can Offer These Six Benefits

Unfortunate dental circumstances such as tooth loss and severe tooth damage can harm your smile to the point that you need dentures to regain its appearance and function. At Jeffrey V. Jones, DDS, you can receive customized dentures that replace all or most of your teeth to meet your dental... Read more »