Denture Types

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When a patient is missing most or all of their permanent teeth, our dentist may suggest dentures in , . These removable dental restorations can allow you to speak, smile, and eat properly again. What Are Dentures? Dentures are restorations that replace all of your missing teeth. A flesh-colored acrylic base sits over the gums…. Read more »

Oral Hygiene Habits

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Time to brush up on our brushing habits, eh? Sometimes our brushing becomes a mindless habit, and teeth don’t get as clean as they should. Here are steps to make sure you are taking great care of your teeth.   Brush: Brush your teeth for two minutes, twice a day. If you are just getting… Read more »

Strong Tooth Enamel Is Very Important for Maintaining Healthy Teeth

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Your tooth enamel is composed of a complex matrix of biological minerals. The density of these microscopic structures is what gives your teeth the durability to chew hard foods while also resisting tooth decay. If you have problems with maintaining good oral hygiene or you drink acidic beverages on a regular basis, it can develop… Read more »

The Best Smiles are Possible with Dentures

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Are you currently living with any lost or missing teeth? Are you attracted to tooth replacements such as dentures? No matter what your oral health care desires are, we can help you with your denture treatments. The best smiles are possible with denture care. Facts about dentures include: – Dentures can be removed nightly for… Read more »

What Is Dental Anxiety?

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If you feel stressed or anxious about visiting the dentist, you could be suffering from dental anxiety. Here at in , , Dr. understands that people have anxiety about dental treatments, which is why wants to give you a basic understanding of dental anxiety, and do everything in power to ensure you feel safe and… Read more »

An Untreated Cavity with an Abscess Might Require Surgical Extraction

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Cavities can sometimes go unnoticed, ignored, or untreated. When this happens, the tooth decay can start to penetrate deep into the root of the tooth. This can sometimes cause a toothache with an infected abscess in your gums. Without timely treatment at Dr. ’s clinic the bacterial presence can eventually pass to your bloodstream causing… Read more »

A Missing Premolar Can Benefit from a Dental Implant

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Your premolars reside between your front teeth and are responsible for helping bite off food. The molars in the back of your mouth are tasked with chewing. This means the premolars are called upon to aid both sets of teeth. When one is lost to severe decay or dental trauma, the impact on your oral… Read more »

Candidates for Teeth Whitening

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If you have stained or yellowed teeth, Dr. may recommend teeth whitening in , . However, it is important to note that not everyone is a candidate for teeth whitening. Before any whitening is treatment is performed, it is important that you consider certain factors. Age & Pregnancy Whitening before a patient is 16 could… Read more »

Chewing Gum: What You Should Know

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You may know that there are quite a few things you could do if you’d like to enjoy a healthy smile. For example, you’ve probably heard that eating too many sugary foods can hurt your teeth. While you might suppose that gum is actually one you need to avoid, chewing gum can actually offer several… Read more »

Is Your Mouth Being Plagued by Cavities?

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Is your mouth being plagued by cavities? Are you suffering from tooth enamel loss and experiencing signs of tooth decay and gum disease? If you are, the chances are that your oral health habits are not being done efficiently, effectively, or regularly enough. Fortunately, if you do suffer from a lack of proper oral hygiene,… Read more »