How Do I Take Care of My Dental Bridge?

Your dental bridge is strong and reliable. In fact, it can give you the smile you’ve always wanted all while replacing your missing teeth and withstanding the pressures associated with chewing, biting, and talking. However, that doesn’t mean it’s invulnerable to dental issues. This is why it’s important to keep your dental bridge in tip-top… Read more »

Enhance Your Smile by Enhancing Your Flossing Techniques

Enhance your smile by enhancing your flossing techniques. Dental floss is an extremely important part of your oral health care daily regimen, as it cleans the areas between teeth that brushing cannot touch. If for any reason your flossing habits are insufficient and cannot be corrected, try switching to an alternative interdental cleaner such as… Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Give You a White and Appealing Smile

As time goes by, minor cosmetic imperfections can start to appear on the teeth in your smile. This can come in the form of noticeable chips, discolored fillings or chronic staining problems. Many people with a smile so affected will schedule a consultation at to explore their cosmetic dental options. One of the more effective… Read more »

What to Do About Your Wisdom Teeth?

Do you ever wonder why so many people need to have their wisdom teeth removed? In reality, many people have their wisdom teeth removed as a precaution because wisdom teeth could actually cause a number of fairly serious problems. For example, did you know that your wisdom teeth could become impacted, or stuck in your… Read more »

The Mouthwash Quiz

Did you know that mouthwash can be made for a variety of uses and a variety of treatments? However, mouthwash brands are unregulated so always speak with you dentist before using any brand or product or look for the ADA Seal of Acceptance to ensure the product is safe and effective. For more information about… Read more »

Signs That You May Need a Root Canal

If you have a tooth that has undergone severe tooth decay, you know just how painful eating and chewing can be. Oftentimes, teeth in this condition have damaged enamel. If the decay has eroded too much of the healthy enamel, it may not be possible to treat the cavity with a simple dental filling. A… Read more »

The Best and Healthiest Gum for Your Teeth

Unfortunately, there are many things in the world that can threaten to harm your teeth, and chewing gum is one of them. There are many types of gum that can attack your chompers and cause damage, especially if the gum is loaded with sugar. So, it’s important to select a type of gum that is… Read more »

There’s a Lot of Things That Can Crack Your Teeth. Here Are Treatments That Can Repair Them

A lot of habits and situations in life can result in cracked teeth. Traumatic events like being punched in the jaw or routine habits such as grinding your teeth have been known causes of cracked teeth. Whether you have cracked your teeth from falling off your bike or chewing on too many popcorn kernels, we… Read more »

Your New Crown Needs Routine Brushing and Flossing

Dr. custom crafted your new dental crown to restore a tooth that will last for many years to come. While the special materials the crown is made from are not susceptible to tooth decay, the abutment anchoring it in your mouth can still be affected by gum disease. The deep inflammation and bacterial presence in… Read more »

Tips for a Complication-Free Recovery After Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Your wisdom teeth are essentially vestigial third molars from a time in ancient human evolution when our ancestors consumed a lot of hard and tough foods. In the modern age, these teeth lingering in your gums are little more than a nuisance. Sometimes they can even lead to very serious complications with your oral health…. Read more »