Best Brushing Tactics

You have been brushing your teeth for years. In fact, you’ve probably done it so many times that you don’t even have to think about it anymore. After all, it is a pretty simple process. You squeeze some toothpaste on your brush and scrub your teeth. Then you are out the door or off to… Read more »

Oral First-Aid With a Tongue Injury

Accidental falls or an unexpected blow to the head can potentially cause you to bite down on your tongue, cheek, lip, or other soft oral tissues. In these moments the pain and potential bleeding can be very distressing. Yet it’s important to keep a cool head while administered first-aid and seeking professional treatment from our… Read more »

With Early Detection an Area of Dental Attrition Might Be Treated with a Dental Filling or Dental Crown

Minor deviations that went uncorrected in your younger years can gradually start to affect one or two of your teeth. Sometimes it can gradually cause one tooth to grind and wear on the non-biting surface of another tooth. As time goes on it could start to significantly compromise an increasing amount of tooth enamel. Early… Read more »

Sensitive Teeth?

Tooth sensitivity makes it hard to eat, drink, and accomplish daily functions. Unfortunately, there are many causes of tooth sensitivity–that’s why it’s important to get dental advice as soon as possible. Contributing factors to toothaches and tooth sensitivity include worn or fractured tooth enamel, cavities, dental erosion due to acidic foods and beverages, an eating… Read more »

Your Routine Dental Cleaning & Exam

It is widely known that brushing and flossing your teeth daily is very important to your dental health. However, oral hygiene alone is not enough to achieve and maintain ideal oral health. You must also have a professional dental cleaning and checkup twice a year. This will allow Dr. to help you keep your teeth… Read more »

The Quality of Your Oral Hygiene Products Will Impact the Effectiveness of Your Daily Oral Hygiene Routine

Your daily oral hygiene routine is a very important preventative measure against periodontal disease and cavities. This consists of brushing your teeth in the morning and night while also making sure to floss at least once each day. The quality of the oral hygiene products you use will directly impact the effectiveness of your oral… Read more »

A Small Area of Dental Attrition Might Be Treated with a Dental Filling

Minor alignment problems with your teeth that went uncorrected in youth can cause significant problems in adulthood. When your teeth meet in your dentition at an unnatural angle it can cause excess wear and tear on the tooth enamel. As this starts to happen the area of dental attrition can continue to grow. This leaves… Read more »

Oral Health Care Procedures: Dental Bridges

A dental bridge can enhance your oral health. Dental bridges are used to take the place of lost or missing teeth that leave empty spaces in your mouth where teeth once were. Over time, this space can result in an assortment of oral health ailments that can affect your other teeth as well. Protect your… Read more »

The Best Smiles are Possible with Dental Flossing

The quest for the perfect dental floss doesn’t have to be an arduous task; many types of thread can achieve a clean smile. If the thread can stay together for each round of flossing and not fray, it can do its job effectively. The best smiles are possible with dental floss care. Facts about dental… Read more »

A Dental Implant with a Dental Crown Can Restore the Strength of a Missing Molar

Each of the eight molars in your mouth plays an important role in chewing, grinding, and processing food before swallowing. When one is afflicted with a large cavity or severe dental fracture it can significantly hamper your oral function. Sometimes Dr. can treat a severely compromised molar by performing a root canal to restore enough… Read more »