How Cavities Invade Healthy Teeth

You may be under the impression that cavities only happen to people who never brush or floss their teeth. Unfortunately, this is not the case. Cavities can occur to healthy smiles, and we are here to tell you why. If a tooth becomes fractured, possibly as a result of tooth grinding or chewing on a… Read more »

Bad Breath Can Be Caused by Dental or Overall Health Issues

Halitosis, which is also referred to as bad breath, can be a persistent issue or just an occasional annoyance. Often, bad breath is caused by bacteria in the mouth and on the tongue. Halitosis that occurs because of this is easily remedied by brushing your teeth and tongue. However, occasionally bad breath is caused by… Read more »

Bleeding Gums Can Be an Early Symptom of Gum Disease

The American Dental Association advocates a consistent and effective daily oral hygiene regimen as an important preventative measure against cavities, gum disease, and other oral health problems. This primarily focuses on brushing your teeth twice and flossing at least once per day. If you notice pink discharge from your gums during brushing or flossing, you… Read more »

Canker Sores Are Not Contagious

The mouth is more than just your teeth. One issue many people come across, that is not always related to teeth, is a canker sore. Canker sores are shallow, small ulcers that make eating and talking difficult. They can occur as a singular sore, or several at a time. They are obnoxious–but luckily, not contagious…. Read more »

The Process of Getting a Dental Crown

Are you thinking of getting a dental crown to improve your oral health? This may be good thinking. Of course, we want you to have all the information before you make your decision. That’s why is here to tell you about the process of getting a crown. We can usually complete the process in just… Read more »

Dental Hygiene for Cavity Prevention

We all know that the best way to treat a cavity is to not get one in the first place. Here are some great tips on how to prevent cavities. To understand how to prevent cavities, it is first important to understand how cavities form. Cavities are areas of the tooth enamel that have worn… Read more »

You Can Improve Cosmetic Imperfection on the Teeth in Your Smile with Dental Veneers

Dental stains are often the unfortunate result of frequently drinking dark beverages like coffee, tea, and dark soft drinks. This can be an even greater concern if you occasionally use tobacco products. As the years go by it’s also possible for minor dental fractures and chips to alter a tooth’s appearance. This can also occur… Read more »

Talk to Your Dentist about Using Nitrous Oxide

Do you get nervous when visiting the dentist or even have anxiety at the thought of going to a dental office? Nitrous oxide may be the answer to ease your fears. This safe and effective sedative, also known as “laughing gas,” is a more sought after option due to its comfortable and relaxing methods. Dr…. Read more »

Fun Facts About Tooth Restoration Selections

With advancements in technology and the perks of modern dentistry, most broken teeth that once were thought of as irreparable can now be easily fixed to repair its look, function, and shape. With all the modification available, it is possible to restore a tooth beyond what it was to begin with. If you are seeking… Read more »

Dental Health Tips for Diabetics

Being a diabetic can be hard enough as it is; you don’t want to have to worry about your smile too, right? Well, unfortunately, you need to do your best to keep your teeth, gums, and mouth in the best shape possible. Luckily, it’s not as difficult as you might think it is! Dr. would… Read more »