Keep Your Oral Hygiene Habits Well-Polished

Be sure to make small circle motions with the toothbrush while brushing in order to clean food particles off the gum line. While brushing, be sure to hold the toothbrush at an angle, and be sure to clean the entirety of each tooth, including the surfaces, between the surfaces, and the front and back of… Read more »

Denture Adhesive Blocks Out Food Particles and Provides a Secure Hold

If you have a removable dental appliance, like dentures, Dr. designed it to fit firmly with the surrounding structures in your mouth. At the same time, you might want to also consider using a little denture adhesive. Not only will it provide an extra-secure hold, but it can also prevent stray food particles from infiltrating… Read more »

Don’t Let Oral Accidents Ruin Your Teeth. Save Your Smile With Dental Crowns!

Have you ever suffered an oral accident or injury that left you with damaged teeth? Are your injured teeth receiving the care and restoration they need to heal? Don’t let oral accidents ruin your teeth. Save your smile with dental crowns! Dental crowns are caps placed on damaged teeth to help protect them from future… Read more »

The Magic of CEREC® Crowns

The magic of CEREC® crowns lies in their durability, timeliness, and longevity. In the period of an afternoon, you can have a CEREC same-day crown created and installed for a pristine look that can last for years. There is no waiting with an uncomfortable temporary crown when you can have your CEREC same-day crown fitted… Read more »

Oral Health: How Nutrition Affects It

As you know, your diet can have a huge impact on your overall health. But did you know that your diet can also impact your dental health? Furthermore, your child’s diet can have a major impact on their dental health. Naturally, foods like sugar and coffee can have an immediate impact, but the vitamins and… Read more »

Even the Treats Have Tricks!

Are you afraid of getting spooked by ghosts this Halloween? How about spiders? Perhaps you are afraid of frowning pumpkins? Regardless of what scares you, most people would agree candy is the least likely thing to end up on the list of scary monsters this season, but it should be. Candy holds all sorts of… Read more »

The Right Way to Brush and Floss Your Teeth

You know that brushing and flossing your teeth are both important, but do you know which should come first? Would you be surprised to learn that the order doesn’t really matter? In reality, it’s far more important that you brush and floss properly. As you may know, you should brush twice a day—but did you… Read more »

You Can Often Have a Knocked Out Tooth Replaced by a Bridge

Every one of your teeth is anchored into its socket by a series of strong periodontal ligaments. However, there are some extreme situations where a blow to the face can carry so much force that it completely knocks a tooth out. When this happens, some fragments of the tooth often remain in the socket making… Read more »

A Crown Needs to Be Brushed and Flossed as Part of Your Daily Oral Hygiene Routine

Your new crown is made from artificial materials that will not decay due to the ravages of the bacteria in your mouth. At the same time, your crown is still vulnerable to the secondary effects of gum disease. As a result, it will still need considerate focus in your daily oral hygiene routine. Residual food… Read more »

A Fluoride Treatment Helps Prevent Cavities

The mineral composition of enamel layer on your teeth is very hard and durable, thus allowing you to bite, chew and grind very hard foods. These same minerals act as a shield to protect the pulp and root of your tooth from the harmful bacteria in your mouth. If you consume acidic foods and beverages… Read more »