What Are Dental Sealants?

Are you willing to help your child stay healthy and strong? If so, then maybe dental sealants are right for you and your children. Here at in , , our team is dedicated to keeping your family’s oral health in tip-top shape, and one way to do that is through the use of dental sealants…. Read more »

Which Tooth Replacement Treatment Is Your Favorite?

Which tooth replacement treatment is your favorite? If you have any lost or missing teeth or are scheduled for a tooth extraction soon, it is important to have a replacement set in your mouth as soon as possible. Leaving an empty void in your mouth can cause numerous oral health issues including bacteria buildup and… Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Replicate the Original Strength of a Missing Molar

The molars in the back of your mouth are large and they work in tandem with each other to grind and chew food. When one is lost to untreated decay or a treatment-based extraction, it can severely impair your oral function. One of the most effective ways to replace a missing molar and replicate its… Read more »

Straighten Your Smile with the Benefits of Invisalign®

Invisalign® clear orthodontic aligners are designed to be metal-free and removable. Thanks to their patented design, you are free to enjoy life without removing some of your beloved foods from your dinner menu. And after eating, a simple push-and-click is all that is necessary to snap your aligners right back into place and ensure they… Read more »

Are You an Oral Health Care Superhero? Take our Quiz to Find Out!

Are you an oral health care superhero? Does your smile evoke the status of oral health care superstardom? No matter how large or small your smile is, we must always do our part to keep our teeth and gums healthy and happy. The more we can do for our individual oral health care, the better… Read more »

Dental Implants and Their Benefits for Your Smile

Dental implants are a great cosmetic service for anyone who has suffered tooth loss and would prefer a permanent fix. Implants are installed directly into the jawbone, so their effectiveness is guaranteed. It is important to fill in the empty void left behind by lost teeth because the gap can be a safe-zone for harmful… Read more »

Why Your Dental X-Rays Are an Important Asset to Your Smile

Dental X-rays are an important asset to your oral health. Dr. and our team in , , use digital radiography (digital X-rays) to provide valuable insight into your smile. In fact, with their help, X-rays allow us to find and treat problems early on when they require the least invasive treatment options. Our diagnosis is… Read more »

Halitosis 101

Having constant bad breath, or halitosis, is an embarrassing experience for anyone, especially with the holidays, fun parties, and social settings are coming so quickly. As a result, having bad breath can leave you feeling nervous or self-conscious. This holiday season, our staff here at in , , wants you to enjoy the holidays season… Read more »

Which Toothpaste Should I Use?

This question is, by far, the one I am most often asked by patients. The short answer is: it depends! A toothpaste should provide cavity protection with fluoride, leave your mouth and teeth feeling clean, not irritate your gums or make your teeth sensitive. In general, I steer patients away from toothpastes that claim to… Read more »

What can I do about canker sores?

Canker sores or mouth ulcers tend to happen more often in the spring and summer months. They usually resolve on their own in 10-14 days, but can be very painful! Here are some helpful tips: Salt water rinses are a helpful home remedy – 1 tsp of salt in 4-6 oz of warm water, and… Read more »