A Porcelain Crown Might Be Used for a Cosmetic Restoration

A smile full of white teeth can give an extra edge to your self-confidence. If one of your teeth suffers from discolored tooth enamel, chip or an old filling that no longer matched the rest of the tooth, it can stand out in your smile. Many people in the , area with a tooth like… Read more »

Don’t Let Dental Anxiety Take Away Your Smile

If you regularly break out in a cold sweat when it is time for your routine dental cleanings, you are in good company. In fact, 30 million to 40 million Americans experience fear or anxiety when visiting their dentist. But the good news about that is, Dr. and our team have lots of experience helping… Read more »

Dental Bridges: The Solution

When a patient has lost one or more permanent teeth, a dental bridge in , , may be recommended to restore their smile. A dental bridge is a dental restoration that closes the gap caused by missing teeth. Dental Bridge Benefits A dental bridge placed by Dr. can do many things for the smile, including:… Read more »

Common Symptoms of Oral Cancer

Most people are aware of the dangers oral cancer poses to them, and the risk factors known to cause oral cancer, such as smoking. Less common knowledge is that oral cancer can happen to any part of the mouth, including the tongue, lips, and cheek. It’s great to know that there are many warning signs… Read more »

Do You Know What to Do in the Event of an Oral Emergency?

Do you know what to do in the event of an oral emergency? When an oral accident occurs, make sure to stay calm and prepare a plan to minimize the damage. In many cases, bleeding may occur so it’s important if there is an open wound to keep it clean so an infection does not… Read more »

When Selecting Your Tooth Whitening Treatment, Choose Wisely!

Not all tooth whitening treatments are created equally. When selecting your tooth whitening treatment, choose wisely! Some products simply do not live up their billing and cannot produce their intended results. With the help of our team at , we can point you in the right direction to accommodate whatever your oral health care needs… Read more »

Simple Steps to Safely Remove Something Stuck Between Two Teeth

The spaces between your teeth are often tight and small, yet there are still some instances when a small piece of food or fiber can become trapped between one or two teeth. Sometimes this can cause pressure, discomfort, or pain. In an instance such as this, Dr. offers these key insights to safely remove the… Read more »

Helpful Tips to Combat Cavities and Gum Disease

If you are looking to protect your teeth and gums from the dangers that can present themselves, it is important to always practice safe and effective oral health care habits that combat the effects of cavities and gum disease. Tooth decay, which eventually causes cavities, is caused by bacteria in the buildup of plaque around… Read more »

Why Fluoride Is Your Ally

At in , we encourage our patients to understand the importance of fluoride when it comes to protecting those pearly whites, for yourself and for your family. Dr. and our team want to give you a quick overview of how important fluoride is to a healthy smile. Why Fluoride? Because dental caries (cavities) are the… Read more »

A Professional Dental Whitening Treatment Can Brighten a Dull, Stained Smile

A smile dulled by deep stains can leave you feeling uncomfortable about your appearance. Many people find that deeply stained tooth enamel cannot be fully whitened by whitening toothpaste or strips. In a situation like this, only the professional dental whitening treatment offered by your dentist, Dr. [doctor _name], can completely eradicate these stains. The… Read more »