What to Do If a Disaster Strikes and You Can’t Get a Hold of Your Dentist

You might have a disaster plan for your family, but you probably don’t have a disaster plan for your mouth. You can’t control when natural disasters occur and when they do, your smile might not be in tip-top shape. At that time, you might not be able to get a hold of your dentist, Dr…. Read more »

Invisalign® Can Improve Minor Alignment Issues with the Teeth in Your Smile

A smooth and even smile are beneficial in many of life’s social situations. However, many adults with minor teeth alignment issues choose to forgo using traditional wire and bracket braces for cosmetic reasons. Little do they know, Invisalign® orthodontic treatment consists of clear plastic aligners that can realign your smile without being noticeable. Your orthodontist,… Read more »

A Dental Bridge Can Help Restore the Function of a Lost Tooth

Athletes participating contact sports are always at heightened risk of bodily harm. If a blow to the face knocks one of your teeth out, you should not delay in seeking treatment at . Dr. can assess the tooth and discuss your treatment options with you. Sometimes can save the traumatized tooth by performing a root… Read more »

Some Toothbrush Facts

Your toothbrush is an important oral hygiene tool you need to clean your smile. Even though it seems quite simple, there is a lot more to it than meets the eye. To teach you a little more about toothbrushes in , , Dr. has some interesting facts to share with you. It’s best to use… Read more »

Keep Your Summertime Smile Safe by Avoiding Oral Health Hazards

If you want to continue having the best smile possible, be wary of hidden dangers and oral health risks that may be present in your life. Keep your summertime smile safe by avoiding oral health hazards. Listed below are a few common hazards to your smile, as well as a few tips to help stop… Read more »

A Fractured Tooth May Need a Crown to Prevent Tooth Decay

When a tooth is fractured by a blow to the face or another form of oral accident causes damage to the enamel layer it can lead to a variety of complications. Sometimes a dental fracture can expose the dentin or other sensitive internal structures of the tooth. This calls for immediate treatment at Dr. ‘s… Read more »

The Bandits that Stole Your White Smile

As you look in the mirror, do you ever wonder why your teeth aren’t as white as they once were? If so, Dr. and our dental team are happy to tell you why. Unfortunately, there are multiple things that can cause a discolored smile. To help you understand a little more, Dr. and our dental… Read more »

A Tooth Lost to Untreated Decay Can Be Replaced With a Bridge Restoration

Oral hygiene problems can allow tooth decay to form on one or more of your teeth. Without professional care at , the tooth decay will gradually spread. In time, this could cause a severe fracture or an infection in the root. A root canal might be able to treat the tooth. If the tooth is… Read more »

Teeth Grinding and Its Effect on Your Smile

Did you know there is a disorder that can affect your teeth when you are fast asleep? It is called bruxism and most individuals who suffer from the disorder go years before ever knowing they even have it. Bruxism is characterized by teeth grinding and clenching unconsciously, often while sleeping. The first step to treating… Read more »

Cleaning Your Tongue: What You Should Know

As you may know, there are a few things you’ll need to do if you’re interested in enjoying a healthy smile. For instance, you’ve probably heard that you should visit your dentist once every six months and that you should brush and floss daily. Still, if you’re interested in improving the health of your teeth,… Read more »