Tooth Loss Resulting from an Untreated Cavity Might Call for a Bridge Restoration

Procrastinating professional treatment of tooth decay is always a dangerous proposition. As time goes by, the bacterial decay will continue to penetrate the tooth. Even if you manage to endure the discomfort and heightened sensitivity of the degraded tooth, you still risk a severe fracture or an infection developing in the root. For a tooth… Read more »

What You Should Know About Root Canal Therapy

What have you heard about root canal therapy? Have you ever been told that it’s a very uncomfortable treatment that you should try to avoid? In reality, root canal therapy is a treatment that you shouldn’t postpone if you’re interested in saving your tooth. Fortunately, root canal therapy isn’t as bad as you may have… Read more »

Do You Need a Filling or Crown?

You probably know that it’s important for you to visit your dentist once every six months if you’re interested in protecting the health of your teeth. While these are fairly routine appointments, they will give our team a chance to recognize signs of trouble in your mouth. Fortunately, if we discover trouble, there are several… Read more »

What You Should Know About Cavities

Did you know that cavities can cause a number of serious problems? For instance, if you don’t address you cavity quickly enough, you may eventually need root canal therapy. So you need to have a cavity filled as soon as possible. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to recognize a cavity in… Read more »

Deep Stains in Your Smile Can Be Fully Whitened by a Dental Bleaching Treatment

If you were to look at the surface of your tooth enamel through a powerful microscope, you would see microscopic mineral crystals with pores and textures. These areas can sometimes trap microscopic staining particles from dark foods and beverages. If they’re not regularly removed, these stains can set deeper and deeper into your teeth. Unfortunately,… Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry for All Smiles

Cosmetic dentistry is more than just a few services designed to clean or strengthen teeth. Many services are designed to enhance your smile to give you a healthy, confident self-image. A wide variety of procedures can offer replacements and restorations for your teeth. If you are interested in enhancing your smile with a cosmetic dentistry treatment,… Read more »

How to Prevent Toothaches

Do you wish you knew how to prevent toothaches? If so, our dental team is happy to grant your wish! There are things you can do on a regular basis to keep your smile free from toothaches, and those things are: –Keep up on oral hygiene: Brush your teeth for two minutes every morning and… Read more »

Are You Brushing Your Teeth Correctly?

When you take the time to brush pearly whites correctly, you are effectively protecting your teeth (and gums) from the ravages of tooth decay and gum disease. For instance, people often saw back and forth or use brushes that have frayed bristles. Fortunately, there are better ways to brush. Dr. and our team in ,… Read more »

Composite Fillings Are the Wave of the Future

Composite fillings are a much-needed alternative to dental amalgams. For over 150 years, America has relied on metal amalgams for their tooth restorations. Now, with cutting-edge technology, dentists can craft realistic natural-looking composites. Composite fillings can give you back the natural-looking beauty your teeth deserve. Below are some of the perks that come with composite… Read more »

The Steps Needed to Properly Floss Your “Fangs”

As Halloween quickly approaches, it’s important to take good care of your teeth, or your fangs if you’re a vampire or werewolf. If you don’t take good care of your smile, there is a good chance you could fall victim to the scary toothaches and cavities. One of the best ways to care for your… Read more »