Cleaning Your Tongue Can Reduce Bad Breath Problems

If you take a close look at your tongue in the mirror, you’ll see that it is riddled with textured surfaces, ridges, and taste buds. These areas can often harbor bacteria, encouraging plaque formation. This can hamper good oral health and even leave you struggling with chronic bad breath. One easy way to reduce a… Read more »

Let Our Teeth Whitening Treatment Brighten Your Smile for a Brighter 2017

Have you been wanting a brighter, whiter smile, but haven’t taken the time to do anything about it? Maintaining healthy tooth enamel and supportive gums means you will want to brush and floss daily to keep your teeth (and gums) looking their best, and see your dentist regularly for professional cleanings. Even so, there are… Read more »

Dry Mouth: The Condition That Will Leave Your Smile Out to Dry

Do you find yourself reaching for water constantly because of the dry, sticky feeling in your mouth? If so, you could be a victim of dry mouth. Dry mouth is a condition that develops when you have an inadequate flow of saliva in your mouth. This condition is not a disease, but it could be… Read more »

The Winter Sports that Pose a Threat to Your Oral Health

Your dentist, Dr. , and our dental team care about you and your smile, which is why we encourage you to protect your teeth and gums if you participate in any winter sports and activities that pose a threat to your oral health. If you participate in any of the following things, please keep your… Read more »

How to Recognize Weak Enamel

Have you heard that your enamel—which is the protective outer layer of your teeth—is actually the hardest substance in your body? Even though your enamel is extremely strong, it can still be damaged. Fortunately, there are a few signs you can look for, and a number of things you could do to keep your enamel… Read more »

What to Do in a Dental Disaster

During a natural disaster, it’s best to have a plan so you can be prepared and less stressed and scared. It’s the same with a dental disaster. If you have a plan, dental emergencies don’t seem as terrifying or overwhelming. So, our team encourages you to create a plan to use during a dental disaster…. Read more »

Get a Crowning Smile to Welcome the Holidays

Make sure you welcome your friends and family this holiday season with a bright smile on your face. If you’re dreading smiling for the new family photo because of a bad tooth, our skilled dentist can help. Dental crowns can repair or restore a damaged or decayed tooth in many different ways: – Weak teeth:… Read more »

The Reasons Why Dental Checkups Are Important

As you may already know, dental checkups are extremely important. In fact, they are vital for good oral health. But do you ever wonder why they are so important? If so, our team is more than happy to help you! Dental checkups and cleanings are vital because of these three reasons: Reason No. 1: Your… Read more »

Toothbrush Care: A Few Facts

As you probably know, brushing your teeth is an extremely important part of your oral hygiene routine. You may have also heard that brushing your teeth can actually help you protect the health of your entire body. If you don’t brush well, you may experience a number of issues–but did you know that if you… Read more »

Dental Veneers: A Few Facts

Are you familiar with dental veneers? As you may know, these thin shells are bonded to your pearly whites to give you a healthy, attractive smile. In fact,dental veneers can be used to correct crooked teeth, to whiten your smile, or to close small gaps in your mouth. Dental veneers are stain resistant and durable—but… Read more »