A Small Dental Fracture Might Be Repaired with a Standard Filling

Small dental fractures are often the result of mundane activities. This could include a bad habit of nibbling on pens and pencils, improvising your teeth as tools, or playing sports without a required mouth guard. Grinding your teeth at night without the protection of a dental guard can also put you at increased risk for… Read more »

Common Questions About Tooth Restoration Therapy

Do you have any teeth that have been damaged? Do you have any unsightly stains or tooth discolorations? Are any of your teeth out of alignment? If so, you may be in need of a tooth restoration therapy. Listed below are common questions about tooth restoration therapy: Which of the following is not a form… Read more »

Tooth Abscesses: What You Should Know

You are probably aware that an infection can be a pretty serious problem. In fact, you may know that your body can typically fight off infections, but had you heard that you’ll need professional help to deal with an infection that is inside your tooth? Similarly, you may need to visit our dental team if… Read more »

A Chipped or Otherwise Damaged Bridge Needs Attention

At our office, your dentist, Dr. , designs dental bridges out of materials that are durable enough to handle chewing common foods. However, there are still rare occasions when an oral accident can cause a chip or can otherwise damage a bridge. This is even more likely to happen if you have a bad habit… Read more »

Teeth Whitening for Sensitive Teeth

Are you unhappy with the color of your teeth? Are you interested in teeth whitening but worried about the treatment because you have sensitive teeth? If so, there are a few things you can do to protect your pearly whites while avoiding painful or uncomfortable side effects. If you’re interested in whitening your teeth, you… Read more »

Do you need Fluoride?

When you think about different things you can add to your diet or oral health routine to help prevent cavities and improve the health of your mouth, you probably don’t think about using fluoride. However, and the rest of our team here at in , , highly recommends the use of fluoride in your oral… Read more »

Improve Your Flossing Technique

Flossing is an important mainstay in the repertoire of excellent oral hygiene, and yet the one that seems to be overlooked the most. Brushing our teeth alone is not enough to remove all the food particles and residue that can get left behind and turn into plaque. With flossing, we can reach the spaces that… Read more »

The Reasons Why You Should Beautify Your Smile With a Dental Crown

A dental crown in , , is a strong, successful, and beautiful tooth-shaped cap that covers the entire surface of your tooth and improves its health and appearance. There are many benefits to a dental crown. In fact, it can be used in many different situations, and those situations are: -To protect a weak tooth… Read more »

A Knocked Out Tooth’s Function and Appearance Can Be Restored by a Dental Implant

The American Association of Endodontists estimates that an average of five million teeth are knocked out each year. Most are due to hard falls, blows to the face or sports injuries by athletes playing in contact sports without the benefit of a quality mouth guard. In most cases, a knocked out tooth leaves some remnants… Read more »

What You Need to Know About E-Cigarettes

E-cigarettes tend to be a popular alternative to the conventional cigarette. While avoiding traditional smoke may be useful, there is still some risk to using them. Furthermore, using e-cigarettes may not be great for your overall health, but would you be surprised to learn that they can affect your oral health as well? E-cigarettes contain… Read more »