Finding the Right Fillings for You

If you have been feeling the need to have a cavity filled, there are different kinds available. How do you know which type is right for you? There are several fillings that all do the same thing—they restore damaged teeth. Whether you have a fractured tooth, tooth decay or any... Read more »

Reinvent Your Smile With Dental Veneers

Do you ever feel like your smile can use a boost? If so, you are not alone. That is why more and more people are turning to dental veneers than ever before. Dental veneers provide a way for you to get the smile you always dreamed of. In a nutshell,... Read more »

Why Tooth Extraction?

Your pearly whites are an indication of your oral health. You faithfully brush, floss, and keep your dental cleanings. But sometimes things happen which may result in tooth loss. An accident or injury can cause tooth trauma or advanced infections which cannot be fixed by root canal therapy may also... Read more »

Spook Cavities Away By Preventing Tooth Decay!

Tooth decay is common in everyone, especially resulting from the holiday season. This year, why not be prepared and stop cavities before they haunt your smile. Tooth decay occurs when the hard, outer layer of your teeth, also known as your tooth enamel, begins to wear down and deteriorate because... Read more »

Telling Signs: A Few Reasons You Could Need Root Canal Therapy

Did you know that a root canal is technically just a different name for the nerve (also called pulp) in the center of a tooth? Or that root canal therapy is simply removing that pulp if it is damaged or infected, then sealing your tooth again? While root canal therapy... Read more »

Dental Health and Apples

An apple a day keeps the doctor away, right? While apples certainly have many health benefits, have you ever wondered what eating an apple a day will do for your need to visit the dentist? Just like you shouldn’t completely avoid your doctor even if you eat an apple every... Read more »

Handling Tooth Sensitivity

Dealing with tooth sensitivity can be difficult, inconvenient, and painful, but now is your chance to treat the problem and finally experience the comfort you deserve! Tooth sensitivity generally occurs when the gums recede, exposing the tooth’s dentin and roots. When this happens, the hot, cold, sweet, or sour foods... Read more »

Dental Care: Keeping Your Gums Healthy and Strong

Did you know there are things you can do to care for your gums? Well, it’s true, and it’s very important to keep up with gum care. If you don’t, you are vulnerable to gum disease, which is the unfortunate and painful disease that can result in loose and lost... Read more »

Dispelling Myths on Cavities

Have you ever had a cavity? If you have, you aren’t alone. In fact, tooth decay is one of the most common dental problems Americans face. Sadly, many of the concerns you may have heard about aren’t anything to concern yourself with. In fact, much of what you’ve been told... Read more »

Lasers In Dentistry

Lasers are still fairly new technology to the dental field, though more and more dentists begin using lasers in their practice every day. Lasers can perform several procedures, including the following: Cure dental cement (used in cosmetic dentistry) and dental fillings, hardening these materials and strengthening their bond to the... Read more »