Does Diet Affect Your Smile?

You’ve probably heard that there are several foods and drinks you should avoid. For instance, how many times have you heard that you should stay away from sugar and soda? Conversely, how many times have you been told about the foods you should eat? Naturally, there are foods that you need to keep your smile… Read more »

How To Fight Tooth Decay

Tooth decay is a prevalent dental problem, but there are many ways to fight it. Keep reading to learn more about how you can prevent tooth decay and how we treat cavities if they do develop in your smile. Preventing Tooth Decay Tooth decay is very easy to prevent if you take the time to… Read more »

How to Keep Your Dental Crown in Tip-Top Shape

If you have recently improved the condition of your tooth with a dental crown, good for you! Now your tooth is back in pristine condition and it can help you chew, talk, and smile normally. However, to keep these results, you need to keep your dental crown in tip-top shape, and we recommend doing so… Read more »

Keeping Healthy Teeth and Gums With Your Diet

Your diet not only helps to build a healthy body, it can directly affect the health of your teeth and gums. Acids created by oral bacteria can potentially destroy the hard tissues in the mouth, causing cavities and gum disease. If you have a low immune system due to poor diet, you are also more… Read more »

A Crown Offers Durable Replacement for Damaged Enamel

Tooth decay, old large fillings or fractures can damage a tooth to such a degree that there is only a small amount of healthy enamel remaining. In a situation like this your dentist might recommend having a crown placed on the tooth. A crown is essentially an artificial tooth anchored to the root of your… Read more »

Improve the Health and Appearance of Your Smile With White Fillings

White fillings, also known as composite fillings, are strong, reliable, and tooth-colored products that improve the health and appearance of your smile whether you have been a victim of tooth decay or have experienced a dental injury. These fillings are made of a resin material, and they can be used for the front as well… Read more »

Learning About Gum Disease

Gum disease is a condition that can lead to dangerous results. If left untreated, you can experience sever pain and tooth loss. That is why keeping up with oral care is vital to your health. However, knowing the signs and symptoms of gum disease could help you discover if you have gum disease and talk… Read more »

Implants: Health, Age, and Gender

Do you ever wonder if you are a good candidate for a dental implant? Do you know what factors come into play? If you are interested in learning more, please feel free to read on. For example, what would you do if your child lost a tooth? Obviously, if the tooth is a primary, or… Read more »

Are Dental Sealants Right for Your Child?

Have you ever wanted a magical device that helps keep your child’s teeth healthy and cavity-free? Well, between brushing and flossing every day diligently, you may find that dental sealants are the next best thing to protecting your child’s oral health. Dental sealants actually seal your child’s molars—which is where cavities like to form—to keep… Read more »

The Differences Between Dental Veneers and Dental Bonding

There are two common cosmetic dental treatments that are used to improve your smile. Dental bonding and dental veneers can both help with the appearance of your teeth if you feel self-conscious about them. Sometimes small repairs are needed for improving your smile, especially if you have any cracked or chipped teeth. Choosing between dental… Read more »