A Lost Dental Filling Needs Timely Treatment from a Dentist

A dental filling is sometimes the most convenient and effective treatment method for repairing a tooth with a minor physical defect or cavity that is limited to the enamel layer. While they are bonded, cured, or secured by a strong dental adhesive, it is still possible for a dental filling to be lost. This is… Read more »

Achieve Optimum Holiday Health with Oral Cancer Screenings

Some of the most hazardous and harmful diseases that can plague your mouth are oral and throat cancers. They can arise at any time, and can be present in individuals who have optimum oral health. However, there are often numerous symptoms that can arise to indicate its presence. If you are showing any signs of… Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Give You the White Smile You Deserve in Just Two Visits

If you are considering your options for teeth whitening treatment, you know that the options are seemingly endless. However, there is one option you may not have considered, and that’s dental veneers. Dr. Ryan R. Bailey and Dr. B. Keith Huff can provide custom-made dental veneers to whiten your smile significantly in just two visits. Veneers… Read more »

Holiday Gift Ideas for Healthier Smiles

It’s that time of year again when the holidays are upon us. To help you with your gift-giving list, our team has some ideas for you and your loved ones to keep those smiles healthy all year round. Electric toothbrush: You can effectively clean your teeth with a manual or electric toothbrush. But if you… Read more »

A Severe Lip Injury Will Need First-Aid While Assessing the Need for Emergency Care

Minor lip injuries can sometimes be the result of accidentally biting down too hard when chewing gum or eating a meal. These instances rarely cause significant oral trauma. At most they might cause minor bleeding or cause a small area to swell. Yet there are other rare times when an accidental blow to the face… Read more »

Making Your Veneers Last

Dental veneers can be a great solution to many cosmetic problems. Veneers are thin shells, usually made of porcelain that are customized to match the other teeth in your smile and fit directly over the fronts of your teeth. Veneers can be used to conceal chipped and stained teeth. They can also be used to… Read more »

Oral Atrophy Can Cause Your Dentures to Feel Increasingly Loose

Drs. and associates at provided you with dentures to replace your missing or compromised teeth. They were initially designed to fit tightly with the available structure of your gums and the underlying bones. As you age, the decreased stimulation and connection of natural teeth can cause your body to gradually absorb some of the underlying… Read more »

Cavity Prevention on Molars and Premolars Can Be Improved by Dental Sealants

The act of chewing and grinding food is very important to prevent choking when swallowing. This is primarily the work of the large molars and premolars in the back of your mouth. Sometimes these teeth can have deep pits and fissure on the biting surface. While this helps the teeth efficiently process food, these areas… Read more »

What Oral Hygiene Items Should I Buy?

You’re headed to the store? Excellent! This is the time to buy cleaning tools for your teeth! You probably know that you need the basics—a toothbrush, toothpaste and floss—but when you face all the options at the store (which can sometimes be overwhelming), how do you know what is best for your smile? Before you… Read more »

Get an Exam and Cleaning Today!

A biannual checkup allows your dentist to provide any dental services and monitor your oral health, keeping your smile healthy and stop any possible infections. Be sure to visit the dentist twice a year. This is key along with your daily regimen of brushing and flossing daily to help prevent dental damage. Drs. and our… Read more »