A Chipped Tooth Often Needs Treatment

Tooth enamel is designed to be hard enough to handle biting, chewing, and breaking down food before swallowing. However, if you grind your teeth at night, nibble on pencils or you have a bad habit of using your teeth as tools, the force could exceed the strength of your tooth... Read more »

Smile Restorations Begin with Caring for Your Toothbrush

If you truly wish to have optimum oral health care, it is important to make sure that your brushing skills are elite, and that your toothbrush is working effectively. If your toothbrush becomes damaged or worn down, it will not be able to function as intended. Furthermore, you should always... Read more »

Taking Care of Your Veneers

Your new dental veneers have been custom-designed to fit your smile, while covering up stains, and chips or the damage from tooth decay, or correcting a problem in the alignment of your teeth. On top of that, they have been made to blend in with the rest of your smile.... Read more »

How Do I Find the Right Over-the-Counter Whitening Product?

If you’re in the oral hygiene aisle about to pick an over-the-counter whitening treatment, then it’s best to stop and take a minute to think. Over-the-counter treatments are handy, but sometimes they are more trouble than they are worth. This is why you need to do your research and find... Read more »

The Oral Health Care Guidebook to Chewing Gum

Have you ever wondered if you could use chewing gum as a health care tool to improve your smile? According to some studies, it can assist with cavity prevention if an adequate amount of saliva flow is produced. Additionally, products such as mouthwash and chewing gum can be beneficial at... Read more »

A Bad Filling Needs to Be Treated by a Dentist

A dental filling is commonly used to repair a tooth that suffers from a small cavity or a minor dental fracture. They are securely bonded to the surrounding tooth enamel to restore your normal oral function. Yet it is possible for poor oral hygiene to gradually threaten a dental filling’s... Read more »

The Fluoride Factor

Although fluoride is commonly associated with toothpaste, it can be found in a variety of oral health care products. Fluoride is beneficial for your smile because numerous studies have shown its effectiveness in strengthening our precious tooth enamel. Listed below are some more important facts regarding fluoride: - Fluoride is... Read more »

Invisalign® is the Key to Your Clear Smile Adjustments

Are you looking for a way to improve your smile, but you want to avoid the metal braces on your teeth? If so, you have come to the right place! Invisalign® is a great way to improve your smile, so you can keep enjoying your everyday life. Our office here... Read more »

Why are Temporary Crowns Necessary?

What do you know about a dental crown? You may have heard that crowns are generally used to treat a tooth that’s suffered fairly extensive damage. You might also know that crowns are quite durable and designed to look and feel like your natural tooth. However, do you know why... Read more »

Is Gum Disease Affecting Your Smile?

Is gum disease affecting your smile? Does it appear your teeth are growing longer or your gums are becoming more filled with color? If you have not been treating them properly, it is possible you are beginning to experience signs of gum disease. Gum disease, also commonly called periodontal disease,... Read more »