Your Smile Depends on Your Healthy Teeth

At , Dr. and our team want our patients in , , to know just how important your smile is. Your smile is dependent on your teeth, gums, cheeks, tongue, throat, and saliva working together. This oral ensemble ensures a healthy smile. To help you appreciate your oral health this Thanksgiving, we hope these fun smile… Read more »

The Advantages of Dental Implants

Here at in , , we understand any dental procedure could be intimidating. That is why our staff is happy to inform you about the advantages of dental implants and how they can help you. Dental implants can be a great asset to your smile. Thanks to modern dentistry, millions of people are able to… Read more »

Insight and Information to Offer Quality First Aid to an Injured Lip

It’s not uncommon for something like a hard fall or a blow to the face to injure your lip. In some cases, people have actually split their lip and cause swelling. In an extreme situation, it is even possible for you to bite through your lip. If your injured lip is bleeding excessively, you should… Read more »

Understanding the Process of Restoring a Lost Tooth with a Dental Implant

If you’ve had a tooth knocked out, or extracted as a result of severe tooth decay, you are likely interested in exploring your restoration options. One of the most effective ways Dr. advocates is to have the tooth completely restored with a dental implant. The process starts with Dr. examining the area to make sure… Read more »

Restoring Bone Structure With a Bone Graft

Your teeth are anchored directly in your jawbone. This fact makes the health, structure, and shape of your jawbone critical if you want to obtain optimal oral health. However, there are cases when your jawbone can suffer deterioration. This may be due to periodontal, or gum, disease, or it may simply be due to genetic… Read more »

First Aid, Treatment, and Restoration Options for a Fractured Tooth

The enamel layer of your teeth is very hard and durable. This allows you to bite off and chew hard foods. Unfortunately, there are rare situations where an accidental fall or blow to the face can carry enough force to actually fracture the enamel layer on one or more teeth. This is even more likely… Read more »

Including Your New Dentures in Your Oral Hygiene Routine

Your new dentures installed by Dr. effectively restore the function and appearance of multiple lost teeth. Including them as an important part of your daily oral hygiene routine will help insure that it will serve you for many years to come. Many denture wearers like to use denture adhesive to secure their dentures in place… Read more »

Mouthwash: Some Helpful Tips

If you would like extra protection against tooth decay and gum disease, consider adding rinsing with mouthwash to your daily oral hygiene routine. Mouthwash does not replace brushing and flossing your teeth, but it can complement the positive effects to your oral health. Mouthwash can do many things for your smile, including: – Freshen your… Read more »

Oral Hygiene at the Office

Do you ever think about cleaning your smile more than twice a day? If so, we encourage you to do so! As you eat throughout the day, food particles cling to your smile and try to harm your teeth and gums. So, if possible, our team encourages you to brush after lunch and floss as… Read more »

Navigating Your Child’s First Dental Visit

Did you know that your baby is born with all 20 teeth already hidden under the gums? These primary teeth start emerging between six and twelve months, and typically by the time your child is three, all twenty will have erupted in the mouth. It is never too soon to establish a healthy foundation for… Read more »