Your Routine Dental Checkup and Cleaning is Necessary for Maintaining a Healthy Mouth

Your mouth is a complex and essential part of the body. Tooth decay, periodontal disease and other oral health maladies can have a significant impact on your overall quality of life. The symptoms of these problems can cause discomfort and some treatments can prove rather costly. Fortunately, your twice-annual dental checkup and cleaning at is… Read more »

Your Toothbrush: How to Take Care of It

As you might know, brushing and flossing your teeth are extremely important steps if you’re hoping to keep your teeth healthy. However, would you be surprised to learn that caring for your brush is another thing you’ll need to do if you’re interested in protecting your oral health? You see, it’s actually very important that… Read more »

A Tooth with a Large Cavity Might Require a Crown Restoration

Cavities are often the unfortunate result of poor oral hygiene. Once one forms, the natural bacteria living in your mouth will gradually encourage it to spread. With timely treatment at , a small cavity can be repaired by an amalgam or composite resin filling. If the cavity has compromised a large area of tooth enamel,… Read more »

The Four Things that Can Dull Your White Smile

Are you tired of your dull, yellow teeth? If so, our dental team understands, which is why we offer a professional teeth-whitening treatment at our office. However, there are things in the world today that could attack your smile and wash the whitening effects away from your teeth. It’s best to keep these things in… Read more »

A Bridge Can Often Be Used to Replace an Avulsed Tooth

When a tooth is avulsed, or knocked out of the socket, the tooth itself is rarely whole. In most of these cases, the tooth is shattered or broken off at the gumline. In a case this severe, the trauma often results in the total loss of the tooth. To reduce the pain and prevent further… Read more »

A Tooth Lost to Untreated Decay May Need to be Replaced by a Dental Bridge

Without timely treatment, tooth decay can spread to compromise a significant amount of the tooth. In time, this can result in the total loss of the tooth. Without some means of restoration, the void left by the tooth can cause significant complications. The neighboring teeth start to alter their positions as they gradually respond to… Read more »

Invisalign® Makes Straight Smiles

The high-quality, straighter smile you wish you had can now be yours with the technological advances of Invisalign®. Invisalign is a system of clear aligners designed to straighten your smile without the need for metal brackets or wires. In addition, because the clear materials used to craft Invisalign are made from a patented thermoplastic, it… Read more »

Dental Implants Can Now Be Used to Secure Bridgework

A little over two decades ago when dental implants came into practice in the dental restoration industry, they were exclusively used to restore a single missing tooth. In recent years, dental implant techniques and applications have continued to evolve. Now, Dr. uses dental implants to create two anchoring abutments to secure a dental bridge. This… Read more »

The Process of Getting a Dental Crown

There are several reasons why our dentist might recommend a dental crown for you. If you have an extremely discolored tooth, a weak tooth that needs the strength of a crown to hold it together, or if you want a crown for simple cosmetic reasons, we can help you determine it a crown is the… Read more »

Is Flossing Really Important?

It’s the question you’re asked at every dentist appointment, and the one that only four in ten Americans can respond positively to – do you floss regularly? The amount of adults who don’t floss regularly is surprising, especially considering the fact that every dentist, especially Dr. , makes a big deal out of the importance… Read more »