Should You Get a Flipper?

If are missing perhaps one or two teeth, you have some options for restoring your smile. Your dentist may suggest an implant, bridge or a partial denture. However, the idea of a great deal of hardware in your mouth may not be appealing, and implants may be out of your price range at the moment…. Read more »

Dentistry Essentials 101: Sleep Apnea

Do you ever have issues sleeping at night? If so, it may be linked to an underlying condition known as sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a sleeping disorder that occurs when your breathing patterns are interrupted as you sleep. This can be a severely debilitating condition that can lead to serious health problems including stroke,… Read more »

Dentistry Essentials 101: Cosmetic Dentistry

Keeping your teeth and gums in good condition not only consists of making sure your teeth are healthy, but also that they look beautiful. The look of your smile says a lot about your character, so it is important to make sure you keep your teeth looking spectacular. A branch of dentistry focuses on the… Read more »

Care for a Chipped Tooth

Emergencies are never fun, and when they happen, there’s a lot of worry and anxiety. In our blog, we mention things you can for a chipped tooth, until you can get into the dentist for treatment. You can chip your tooth with many things, such as with food, a package you’re trying to open, eating… Read more »

What Can Cause a Dental Filling to Weaken?

Sometimes, no matter how well you clean and care for your teeth, bacteria can cause cavities, resulting in the need for dental fillings to restore your smile. Dental fillings should last several years, especially with proper care, but they will need to be replaced once they wear down. There are certain oral conditions that can… Read more »

If a Dental Crown Falls Out, You Need to Seek Dental Care

A dental crown is typically married to its anchoring abutment with professional strength dental adhesive. This secures a bond intended to hold the dental crown in place for many long years. However, there are a few rare times when something can affect a dental crown, causing it to come loose, or potentially disconnect from the… Read more »

When Should You See the Dentist?

If you break or lose a tooth, chances are good that a phone call to the dentist will be in your immediate future. But seeing the dentist should not be reserved for toothaches or other dental emergencies. In fact, regular visits to your dentist can keep your teeth and mouth healthy, and may actually help… Read more »

Your Oral Hygiene Basics and Details

Your dentist, Dr. , wants you to have a top-notch oral health and a strong smile. This is why strongly encourages you to keep up on oral hygiene regularly. Oral hygiene is the practice of keeping the mouth (the teeth and gums) clean to prevent tooth decay, gum disease, and other dental issues. Fortunately, oral… Read more »

Why Should I Clean My Teeth?

Our dentist, Dr. , strongly recommends cleaning your smile regularly by brushing twice a day, flossing and rinsing daily, and attending your dental checkups every six months. If you ever wonder why these things are recommended, our dental team is happy to tell you why! First, cleaning your teeth helps you have a better overall… Read more »

Relevant Guidelines Concerning Toothache Treatments

Have you ever suffered from a toothache? Although pain in your teeth can be quite common, a toothache specifically refers to damage or pain that arises in your mouth due to injuries to the nerve endings in the pulp of a tooth. If nerve damage occurs, the pain may be felt in several areas of… Read more »