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 »

The Need for Oral Cancer Screenings

If you have noticed changes in your mouth, you should see your dentist as soon as possible and ask about an oral cancer screening. In the United States alone, over 40,000 people each year are diagnosed with the disease. To learn more about oral cancer detection, please read the following: – If you have any… Read more »

Dental Implant: The Restoration That Can Strengthen and Beautify Your Smile

Dental implants are strong, reliable, and attractive dental restorations that can replace your missing teeth and give you the wonderful smile you have always wanted. If you are missing a tooth, it’s time to see if dental implants are right for you! To help you know a little more about dental implants in , ,… Read more »

Dental Anxiety Solutions for Children

Many people experience some type of dental anxiety before a visit to their dentist’s office. Your child can experience some of the same anxiety including a fear of your dentist, not knowing what is going on, and/or their own pain tolerance. Our professional staff here at want to provide an informational and comfortable experience for… Read more »