Getting Rid of Gum Disease

Gum disease is far from a pleasant experience. In fact, it can often result in tooth loss and tooth death if it is not treated promptly or correctly. Many people who end up with gum disease feel like they are consigned to living a life with the oral health problems. The truth is that you… Read more »

What Are the Oral Hygiene Rules When I am Aligning My Smile With Aligners?

If you want a successful orthodontic treatment with orthodontic aligners, then it’s important to follow the oral hygiene rules set for your orthodontic journey. Oral hygiene is vital for the top-notch smile and orthodontic appliance you need to reach your smile goals. So, our dentist, Dr. , would like to remind you of the oral… Read more »

Toothache Pains

Toothaches can be a real annoyance. If you have a toothache, you probably have some questions, including how to relieve the throbbing pain. We would like to help you by offering some information and advice on how to handle toothaches. Unfortunately, there are many reasons you could have a toothache. Some common reasons include: –… Read more »

When A Lip Injury Requires Medical Attention

Some injuries that occur on the lips can often be treated at home, but do you wonder when an injury does require attention from a dentist or such? We will go over how to recognize a wound that requires medical attention, so you know what to do should this happen. If you have a cut… Read more »

Dentistry Year-in-Review: Dental Bridges

In order to ensure your oral health character in good standing, it is important to take care of each and every tooth. Even a single bad tooth is enough to destroy your smile. The same can be said for any tooth that is missing as well. If you have any missing teeth, it is important… Read more »

Why is it called Laughing Gas?

The ordinary dental visit won’t normally require a sedative, but not every visit runs smoothly for all people. A more intense procedure may necessitate a type of anesthesia, not only to help dull the pain but to calm a nervous patient. Nitrous oxide, also commonly known as laughing gas, is the safest sedative of choice… Read more »

Myths and Facts about Root Canal

If you are getting ready for a root canal but aren’t familiar with how it is performed, it’s easy to have some nerves. There are many false rumors about root canals. Allow to set your heart at ease: Myth: Root canals hurt. Fact: On the contrary, root canals are designed to lastingly eliminate pain created… Read more »

See How Much You Know About Toothbrushes by Taking This Toothbrush Quiz

Your toothbrush is a common tool you see each day. It can clean your smile and help you keep your oral health in tip-top shape. Even though you use your brush regularly, do you really know everything there is to know about it? Well, let’s test your knowledge! Our dentist, Dr. , encourages you to… Read more »

Chipped Teeth Are Increasingly Prone to Suffering New Cavities

If you have bad habits like chewing on desktop items, biting your nails or using your teeth as tools, it can cause a chip on one of your teeth. This is even more likely to occur on multiple teeth if you unconsciously grind your teeth at night on a regular basis. Once the tooth enamel… Read more »

Your New Set of Dentures Needs to Be Cleaned and Cared for Each Day

Your new complete set of dentures represents a serious investment in restoring the basic function and appearance of your missing teeth. It was created at Dr. ’s dental lab from special materials that will not be affected by the bacterial presence of tooth decay. Yet your dentures will still need some daily care and cleaning… Read more »