Principles for Eating Right

When it comes to diet, there are lots of substances that are bad for your teeth. However, there are also many foods that can do helpful things for your teeth! The following are some tips you can go over to help you select foods that will protect your teeth, not... Read more »

What Are Your Treatment Options When It Comes to Gum Disease?

When fighting gum disease, this means you currently have some level of inflammation or infection of your gum tissue. This is brought about by bacterial plaque which attacks and harms your gums. Treating this disease depends on the severity of the inflammation. Treatment will be determined by how we can... Read more »

Dentistry Year-in-Review: Endodontics

Did you know that millions of teeth are saved every year through highly complex endodontic treatments such as root canal therapies? It's true, in fact, root canals can even restore teeth that may have been so far damaged that a tooth extraction may seem like the only alternative. However, our... Read more »

Focus Your Smile on Aging and Dental Health

Never be afraid to strengthen your teeth as you age whether through natural means of oral health care or dental restorations to enhance or restore your teeth. As long as your smile is in excellent condition, it stands the best chance to last for the rest of your life effectively.... Read more »

Oral Health Care Fundamentals: Enhanced Oral Health Care Treatments

Even though the holiday season has come, it should not give you free reign to make poor decisions with your oral health. Even if you've been following an effective oral health care plan all year long, a few mistakes can easily lead to severe damage to your smile. Thus, it... Read more »

Proper Tongue Cleaner Usage

At any given moment, millions of acids could be sitting on your tongue. Not content to cause bad breath alone, these little bacteria could also be creating a host of other problems. Cleaning your tongue will aid you to defend your oral health, and to do so, you need to... Read more »

Building a Better Smile for Halloween

If you wish to have a successful Halloween without your smile failing you, prepare to combat dental abrasion. During Halloween, dental abrasion can be at its worst, so it is important to make sure you’re cleaning your mouth effectively but not overdoing it to the point your teeth are extra... Read more »

Canker Sores v. Cold Sores

"I love mouth sores!" said no one ever. Mouth sores — occasionally known as soft-tissue disturbances — in or around the oral cavity can be painful, unappealing and a potential indicator of a more serious condition. Many of our patients have mixed up cold sores and canker sores, so we’ve... Read more »

You Shouldn’t Procrastinate Having a Toothache Treated by a Dentist

Sometimes the minor discomfort from a chipped tooth, cavity, or failing filling can be dismissed. Yet it might only take a short amount of time for the natural bacteria in your mouth to exploit the compromised area to gain access to the sensitive internal structures of the tooth. In a... Read more »

The Dental Jokes That Can Keep You Smiling

Our dentist, Dr. David Powell, and dental team love to keep you smiling. In fact, we love it so much we have made it our job! To help you smile and laugh a little more today, we are happy to share some dental jokes with you. What did the dentist... Read more »