The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Troubleshooting Common Denture Problems

Did you get dentures recently? Are you now experiencing some difficulties that you may not have been anticipating? Today we would like to help you with some common issues that you could run into while you are getting used to your new teeth. Problems Eating It can take some practice... Read more »

A Child With an Oral Injury May Need First Aid and Emergency Treatment

Children can sometimes be awkward with their movements and wired for vigorous play. Experimenting with new playground equipment, playing a sport and suffering a hard fall can potentially cause an impact to the mouth that injures soft oral tissues. In some of these cases a child might also experience a... Read more »

The Causes of Mouth Inflammation

Swelling, or inflammation, is a normal reaction of the body to an injury of some kind. It is your body's attempt to heal and can occur anywhere on or in your body, including your mouth. Typically, swelling goes down after a few days, but if your body is unable to... Read more »

Additional Information About Tooth Restorations

Tooth restorations come in many forms. Deciding which restoration treatment is best for repairing any issues you have with your smile can be done with the help of your dentist. Even if you are only looking for a cosmetic enhancement to your smile, there are options to consider. Reliable tooth... Read more »

Foods That Can Make Your Teeth Happy

You probably know that there are some foods that are bad for your teeth. Growing up, you were likely warned not to eat too many sweets or your teeth would rot, or to drink lots of milk for strong bones. But did you know that some foods are good for... Read more »