Coping With Missing Teeth

Have you ever lost a tooth? If you have, you know the experience can be embarrassing and make simple tasks more difficult. But did you know that losing a tooth can lead to other serious problems? Luckily, you can have missing teeth replaced, but did you know that not everyone... Read more »

The Different Areas Of A Tooth

Your teeth are made up of several different sections, structures which contribute to the health and function of your smile. Keep reading to learn more about the different areas of a tooth. Crown This part of the tooth is located above the gum line. It is surrounded by strong, enamel... Read more »

Checking for Oral Cancer

Cancer of the mouth can happen to anyone, anytime, like most cancers. Typically it happens in twice as many men than women, and usually it is found in men over forty. Recent studies show that it is rising in women and lowering in age. While oral cancer can be deadly, it... Read more »

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 »