Cavities: Are you Predisposed?

Do you brush and floss your teeth regularly, but still get cavities? Conversely, do you know anyone who seems to skate by without ever having a cavity? If you do, you aren't alone. You see, many people are predisposed to cavities because of genetics. In fact, individuals with soft tooth... Read more »

Why Six Month Dental Visits Make a Difference for Your Child’s Smile

If you have ever wondered why your child’s six-month dental visits matter, you are not alone. Even though their teeth may not be permanent, their oral health sets the foundation for healthy teeth coming in. And even though we sometimes get so busy we may be tempted to skip these... Read more »

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month for Americans

With April around the corner, are you ready for oral and throat cancer awareness? April is designated oral cancer awareness month, a time where the American dental community creates public awareness for this potentially fatal disease. The dental community finds themselves in a unique position to help patients spot the... Read more »

How Saliva Helps You

While everyone reaps the benefit of healthy saliva production, not everyone knows what goes into it. Saliva is the clear liquid which the glands in your mouth produce, known as salivary glands. Saliva is comprised mainly of water and travels to the mouth through tubes called salivary ducts. Along with... Read more »

FAQ About A Cone Beam CT

What is a cone beam CT? A cone beam CT is an advanced, 3D imaging device used in the dental field to produce high-resolution radiographs. What parts of the maxillofacial area can a cone beam CT show? This equipment shows not only your teeth, jaw, and gum tissues, but also... Read more »

Whitening Toothpaste Is a Popular Way to Remove Minor Stains on Teeth

The natural processes of aging along with factors like tobacco use, staining foods and drink can cause unappealing stains on your teeth. How deeply stained your teeth are will directly influence the whitening products or procedures needed to give you a bright, white smile. Make sure you talk to your... Read more »

Full Mouth Reconstruction: Is if Right for You?

If you need dental work, we recommend scheduling an appointment soon. Unfortunately, sometimes a routine treatment isn’t enough for some patient’s problems. In fact, some patients need a full mouth reconstruction. A full mouth reconstruction is typically reserved for patients who need extensive work—whether they lost teeth through trauma, disease,... Read more »

What Is the Basic Procedure for Getting a Crown

A crown is essentially an artificial tooth that is placed over top of the root of a tooth that has been damaged or has suffered a large amount of decay. Some people might also opt to have a crown placed over a tooth in their smile that has been damaged... Read more »

Understanding Mouth Guards

Being physically active is not only necessary to your overall health, but many people find it to be fun. However, no matter what your idea of fun is, give yourself the proper equipment to keep your smile safe from serious injuries. Mouth guards can assist in preventing injuries such as... Read more »

Keeping Your Dental Implant in Tip-Top Shape

Dental implants can be a great way to restore your smile. And if you recently made the decision to have a dental implant, you may be wondering how you can keep it in tip-top shape for years to come. Well good news, our team will show you what steps you... Read more »