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 »

How to Maintain a Healthy Smile

Did you know that there are many foods that should be avoided because they can adversely affect your oral health? It’s true! Dietary habits affect your overall health, but they also have a great impact on your teeth. There are a variety of foods that can cause you teeth to decay and develop cavities if… Read more »

Recovery Properly From Oral Surgery With These Tips

Are you preparing for an oral surgery? Have you talked about the procedure and know what to expect? If so, then you are on the right track! The next step to think about is the information you need after your oral surgery. The recovery process for your oral operation is vital to heal correctly, so… Read more »

Gum Disease: The Answers to Your Questions

Do you have questions about gum disease? If so, you’re not alone. Many people also have questions about this complex and complicated dental issue. Today, our dentists, Dr. Bailey and Dr. Huff, would like to help you find the answers you’re looking for so you can know more about the disease and how you can… Read more »

Sores in the Mouth, and What to Do About Them

There are different kinds of sores that can develop in the soft-tissue of your mouth. While commonplace, they may become uncomfortable. If this happens, you can solicit the advice of your dentist for treatment. Cold sores are red, blister-like sores appearing around the mouth, under the nose, and on the chin. This is the herpes… Read more »

Every Dental Crown Can Use a Good Brushing and Flossing

While a crown is truly not a real tooth, you can benefit by brushing and flossing both it and the surrounding area. This can help you make the crown last longer and keep the tooth that it covers safe from decay. The dental crown acts as a sort of shield for the tooth it covers…. Read more »

Dental Facts and Findings on Toothbrush Care

Building a better smile includes always taking the necessary steps to implement effective toothbrush care. Furthermore, to ensure your toothbrush operates as intended, always use safe products that are not worn down or contaminated. To help prevent contamination, always store and care for your toothbrush properly. The risk of contamination is well-documented with toothbrushes. This… Read more »

Helpful Tips Regarding Sports Drinks and Teeth

If you would like a helpful tip on protecting your teeth, you might want to consider reducing the amount of sports drinks you consume. Drinking sports drinks to excess can increase your risk of cavities and the erosion of your enamel. These risks are cause by the copious amounts of sugar the drinks ciontain and… Read more »