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 fighting cancer or dental problems,... 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 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 »

Easy Tips to Recover From Oral Surgery

If you are thinking about an oral surgery to have a tooth extracted, then you have come to the right place! Oral surgery is a specialty requiring extra training and focus on the procedure. Luckily, our team is equipped to handle oral surgery and is happy to help you with the information you need to… Read more »

Does a Decayed Tooth Need a Dental Crown?

Cavities start out as small areas of tooth decay, but without proper treatment, they can grow to be very extensive and even result in the tooth being lost. In order to address a large cavity without extracting the tooth, we can place a dental crown that keeps the tooth protected. Two separate dental appointments with… Read more »

Oral Health Wonders: Dry Mouth Treatments and Prevention

Have you ever heard of dry mouth before? If you were not aware, dry mouth is a condition in which your body’s ability to process saliva is hindered. Although this may not seem like something that will affect the health of your teeth, your oral health care can suffer dramatically if dry mouth is present…. Read more »

Don’t Dismiss Your Dental Checkups

It’s easy to justify skipping your regular dental cleanings if your teeth are healthy and you don’t have any obvious dental problems. After all, these visits with the dentist take time out of your busy day and aren’t necessary if you don’t have cavities, right? The truth is that regular dental cleanings and exams protect… Read more »

What Is the Purpose and Value of Pediatric Dentistry?

If you are a new parent, it’s normal to feel like there is a lot you don’t know about pediatric dentistry. Many new parents tend to feel overwhelmed and have a lot of questions about their children’s oral health care. Our team at can provide the answers you need. To learn more about pediatric dentistry… Read more »

Revitalize Your Smile with Cosmetic Dentistry

If you are ready to enhance your smile both in look and form, consider the use of a cosmetic dental treatment. Although cosmetic treatments at their surface are designed to dramatically enhance your smile’s appearance, in many instances they can also add a solution for fixing any minor errors and ailments that may have occurred…. Read more »