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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Soft Foods for Braces: Meat Loaf Recipe

Tired of looking for foods that you can eat without bothering your braces? The food restrictions for people with braces can be frustrating. But don’t be bothered, get creative. This magnificent meat loaf recipe is one great idea to get you cooking! There are an endless variety of meat loaves... Read more »

No Soda means More Enamel

Keeping your teeth in good shape is important. After all, you get exactly one set of permanent teeth for your entire life. It makes sense that you’d want to do all you can to take care of them, right? If that’s true, then why do so many of us drink... Read more »

Traditional Braces Can Help Minimize a Case of Diastema

As your child grows, their oral structure can go through profound and rapid changes. Sometimes this can lead to a significant gap to develop between two or more of their permanent teeth. Without professional intervention a case of diastema can cause the affected teeth to alter their alignment leading to... Read more »

Oral Health Surprises: Mouthwash

Are you aware that there is more than one different kind of mouthwash? Although you may know that mouthwash products provide an array of benefits, some are only meant to merely improve your smile cosmetically. If you're looking to use a mouthwash that is designed to improve your oral health,... Read more »

All About the Facts of Plaque

Did you know the more you know about plaque, the better? Well, it’s true. This is because plaque is a very dangerous substance that can destroy your oral health and smile if you’re not careful. The more you know about plaque, the better chance you have of keeping it away... Read more »

A Dental Abscess Can Cause Severe Complications

Sometimes what appears to be a minor case of tooth decay can quickly escalate into a significant oral health problem. As the cavity deepens it can penetrate beyond a tooth’s enamel layer to affect the dentin, pulp and root of the tooth. In time the bacterial component could even gain... Read more »

Choosing the Right Toothpaste

Toothpaste is a very important part of your tooth-brushing regimen. Brushing your teeth would not be complete or done correctly without it. Are you one of those people who is a little overwhelmed when buying new toothpaste? There are so many options available that choosing the right toothpaste can be... Read more »