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 the bone from the missing... 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. However, because it doesn’t have... 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 might also take into account... Read more »

Reaching the Pinnacle of Oral Health Care: Tooth Decay Prevention and Care

For any potential risks in your life that can lead to dental damage, be aware of any hazardous substances in your smile that can lead to tooth decay. As tooth decay is a condition in which your tooth enamel is slowly worn down, it is important to be aware of all cleaning routines that you… Read more »

Protect Your Tooth Enamel Daily

Believe it or not, the strongest natural substance you have is your tooth enamel, which covers your teeth and provides protection from harmful substances, including plaque, tartar, and acids that could otherwise weaken the teeth. Tooth enamel also stops heat and cold from affecting the inner tooth structure so that you can eat and drink… Read more »

Gum Disease Prevention Tips

It’s better to prevent gum disease as opposed to treating it. Gum disease is one of the most serious, dangerous and destructive dental issues there is . It infects the gums, deteriorates the underlying bone and causes loose and lost teeth if you’re not careful. It can also affect your overall health. So, our dentist,… Read more »

Mouth Sores 101

Mouth sores can be irritating. They are unsightly and can even be painful. Two of the most common varieties are cold sores and canker sores. Though often referred to interchangeably, they are not actually the same. Canker sores are small ulcerations with a white base and an irritated, angry red border that can appear inside… Read more »

CEREC: Benefits Beyond Same-Day Dentistry

Advancements in modern dental technology have brought about the introduction of CEREC technology, which can provide same-day dental restorations, especially dental crowns. The cutting-edge computer-assisted technology enables Dr. to design a custom-made dental crown based using an impression of your smile that tailors the product to your unique needs. From beginning to end, this can… Read more »

Holiday Hygiene for Your Smile

The holidays are here, and with them comes a plethora of opportunities for sweet, goodies, alcoholic drinks, and other acidic beverages. All of these things spell bad news for your teeth. The best way to combat the effects of these foods and drinks is two fold: first, eat smart; second, be vigilant in your oral… Read more »

Helping with the Oral Hygiene of People with Physical Disabilities

Whether you are a professional or family member, working as a caregiver for someone with a physical disability requires planning and peace of mind. We commend you. Part of your work may mean helping them with their oral hygiene. If you’ve never done this before, is delighted to offer you some tips to get you… Read more »