The Basics of Teeth Whitening

When looking for safe and effective whitening treatments, it is always best to speak with your dentist first. Due to the overwhelming popularity of teeth whiteners in today’s society, there is an onslaught of products that have flooded the market, with some being ineffective, and some being potentially dangerous. The real dangers of store-bought whiteners… Read more »

A Dentist’s Attention is Required to Treat a Missing Filling

While fillings are not directly susceptible to the influence of bacteria, the tooth enamel surrounding them is still suspect. Inconsistent oral hygiene habits put you at increased risk for suffering complications with one of your fillings. It might not even show, and one day the filling could simply come loose during a meal or be… Read more »

Healthy Eating, Healthy Smile

We all know that what we eat matters to our overall health, but did you know the food you eat affects your teeth as well? And it’s not just a list of “cannots”–the foods you eat can have a positive impact on your dental health! Here are 5 foods to integrate into your balanced diet… Read more »

Mouthwash Can Help Prevent Gum Disease

If you want to improve your dental health, then it’s important to make sure that you’re using mouthwash. Mouthwash, also known as mouth rinse or oral rinse, is a liquid used for cleaning the mouth, usually through swishing or gargling. Using mouthwash will help you remove plaque from your teeth and fight the development of… Read more »

How Do You Know If You Have a Cavity?

How do you know if you have a cavity? Often, cavities manifest in our teeth before we can feel them, thus making it too late to prevent them from occurring. However, with dental fillings such as dental composites and dental amalgams, cavities can be beaten. Listed below are a few wonderful benefits that dental fillings can… Read more »

Seek Professional Care for a Damaged Crown

Each dental crown restoration is made from durable materials that are meant to handle the daily rigors of chewing common foods. Yet there are still times when an oral trauma or other dental accident can chip, fracture or otherwise damage a crown. Athletes who participate in contact sports without wearing a mouthguard are at even… Read more »

Don’t Let Smile Flaws Keep You from Smiling

If you currently have multiple problems with your smile that interfere with your function and appearance, you may benefit from a full mouth reconstruction. Full mouth reconstruction uses a combination of dental restoration treatments to replace most or all of the teeth in your smile. Dr. at uses this approach to help our patients in… Read more »

An ADA Q&A

Maybe you’ve noticed that Dr. is a member of the American Dental Association. Or maybe you’ve seen the “ADA accepted” logo on your toothpaste container. Here are a few frequently asked questions about The American Dental Association (ADA). What is the American Dental Association (ADA)? The ADA is America’s largest dental association with over 161,000… Read more »

Improving your Oral Health

Great oral health is a benefit to your life in more ways than one. From eliminating the possibility of cavities to helping your overall systemic health, the health of your teeth and mouth have a big impact on the quality of life you live every day. If you want a better quality of life then… Read more »

Are You Prepared for a Tooth Emergency?

At , Dr. and our team are here to help you achieve, maintain, and preserve a healthy smile to last a lifetime. We know how quickly an emergency can arise, so today we would like to share a few possible tooth emergencies and how to handle them so you can receive the proper treatment and… Read more »