Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups... Read more »

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 »

Common Oral Health Conditions That Occur in Adulthood

As you age, your chances of suffering an oral health condition increase. This is because your teeth have had more time to be exposed to more damage. Some of the conditions that you could be at risk for are: Gum Disease: It is probable that at one time or another... Read more »

Dental Dream Makers: Mouth Jewelry Risk Prevention

To help ensure that your smile has the best chance of continuing to function properly for many years to come, make sure that you're always exercising caution with the application of mouth jewelry. Mouth jewelry consists of oral appliances that are linked to your lips, tongue, or areas around your... Read more »

What to Do with Lost Dental Work

Our dentist, Dr. David Powell will make sure that your filling or crown fits you well. However, you can still lose a crown or a filling through an impact to your face or jaw, or if you do not follow a proper oral hygiene regimen. And fillings and crowns do... Read more »

Oral Health Issues Accompany Serious Disease

While the field of dentistry has specialties that delve extra deep into particular areas of oral health, there are some serious diseases that require specialist help outside of dentistry itself. These are the diseases that have oral issues as a side-effect of a more serious complication of body health such... Read more »