5 Tips to Help Parents with Oral Care for Toddlers

While oral care for toddlers has similarities for oral health care with older children and even adults, there are still a few differences. The biggest difference in care is not in what we need to do for proper care but how we go about it. The younger the child is, the more encouragement and patience… Read more »

What to Expect from a Dead Tooth

If you have experienced a serious injury that killed one of your teeth, you may just be a few short weeks or months away from seeing the full effects of that injury. As much as you may hate to think about having dental work done, the fact of the matter is that if you have… Read more »

The Beauty of Invisalign Clear Braces

The invention of dental braces may not be on the same level of greatness as the discovery of, say, fire or the invention of the wheel, but it’s quite significant nonetheless. Because of braces, countless people have managed to straighten and align their teeth and improve their bite and overall dental health in the process…. Read more »

What Can You Do About Sensitive Teeth?

Tooth sensitivity occurs when the dentin, the second layer of the tooth, becomes exposed. The dentin has microscopic channels called tubules, which are pathways to the nerve. When these tubules are exposed, nerves are more easily triggered by certain stimuli causing tooth sensitivity. What can you do to reduce your sensitivity? Avoid very hot or… Read more »

What’s Cosmetic Dentistry?

If you’ve heard the phrase cosmetic dentistry, but you’re not sure what that means, you’re not in the minority. Cosmetic dentistry is a broad term that means different things to different people. Today, we’re going to define it for you in the broadest of terms to help you understand what it is and whether or… Read more »

What You Should Know About Laser Dentistry

Did you know that there are a number of things you should be doing if you’re interested in protecting your pearly whites? Visiting your dentist is one of the things you should do to protect the health of your teeth. However, if you’re nervous about visiting a dentist, please don’t forget to consider the benefits… Read more »

What Is Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea disorder is a process where regular breathing patterns are disrupted during sleep. Although sleep apnea is commonly associated with snoring, just because you snore does not mean you have sleep apnea. Two of the most common types of sleep apnea are obstructive sleep apnea, which is caused by obstructed airflow, and central sleep… Read more »

How Dark Chocolate Affects Your Teeth

You probably know that sugary foods aren’t great for your teeth or for your overall health. However, did you know that other ingredients can positively affect the health of your mouth? Some foods, such as dark chocolate, could actually have a number of benefits. Sugary foods don’t actually hurt your teeth by themselves, but can… Read more »

Dental Fillings: What You Need to Know

Do you have tooth decay that needs to be repaired? Dr. may recommend a dental filling in , , to restore your tooth. Our dentist will remove the decay and then fill the area with the dental filling material. How is a dental filling placed? Our dentist will numb the area and then remove the… Read more »

Bad Breath: The Causes Involved

Are you tired of having bad breath? If so, our team understands, which is why we are happy to help you! Bad breath is inconvenient, uncomfortable, and embarrassing. It can make life awkward and troublesome. The first thing you can do to conquer your bad breath is identify the cause. There are many causes of… Read more »