A Composite Dental Filling Can Repair a Cavity That Appears When You Smile

The teeth in the front of your mouth are often visible when you smile. When a cavity develops on one of these teeth, it can be unsightly. Some people who suffer from tooth decay on a front tooth also complain of heightened sensitivity when biting into certain foods. If you have been experiencing a problem… Read more »

Protect Vulnerable Back Teeth From Decay With Dental Sealants

If you are one of many people who have deep textures in the biting surfaces of their back teeth, this is normal but can pose health risks if you are unable to clean these areas fully when brushing. When food particles and plaque stay trapped, they can lead to tooth decay and cavities that require… Read more »

How Much Do You Know About Oral Cancer?

Oral cancer is a dangerous disease that affects about 42,000 new patients in the United States each year. An important fact you should keep in mind about oral cancer is that recovery is much more likely if the disease is diagnosed in its earliest stages. You can protect your health from oral cancer by being… Read more »

Holiday Dentistry: Mouthguards

Just as brushing and flossing are extremely effective for protecting your teeth from microscopic damage that can occur due to harmful acids and plaque buildup, it is important to protect your smile against oral accidents or injuries that can arise from high-risk activities and contact sports. Thus, it is important to make sure you are… Read more »

Common Oral Health Reminders: Cosmetic Dentistry

If you’re looking to upgrade your smile to the best possible look, look no further than a cosmetic dentistry enhancement. Cosmetic dentistry treatment procedures are given by your dentist to the drastically improve or enhance the look of your teeth. There are numerous forms of cosmetic dentistry that can be used to enhance your smile…. Read more »

Protecting Your Tooth Enamel

Believe it or not, the enamel on your teeth is the toughest substance in your body. Its job is to protect your teeth from plaque, tartar, sugar, bacteria, and acids that will damage your teeth. It also shields the inner parts of your teeth from heat and cold, allowing you to eat and drink. However,… Read more »

Types of Sedation Dentistry

We all feel nervous when it comes to certain procedures the dentist must perform to help us. Sedation can dull any discomfort and help you feel more relaxed while the dentist works. A common form is called local anesthesia. The dentist provides an injection to the area will be working on or throughout your entire… Read more »

Help Your Child Think More About Their Chompers This Halloween by Doing These Things

Do you want your child to think more about their smile this Halloween? If so, you have come to the right blog! Our dentist, Dr. , is happy to give you the tips you need so your child can focus a little more on their chompers. That way they can have a healthier Halloween this… Read more »

Cold Sores Are Extremely Contagious

Cold sores are common and contagious viral infections that present themselves around your mouth area. Whether they’ve experienced a cold sore or not, about 90% of adults worldwide test positive for this virus. This means the virus is dormant in their body, and manifest itself at any time. Cold sores have three stages: itching, blisters,… Read more »

Protecting Your Back Teeth with Dental Sealants

The teeth in your smile have different functions. In the case of your back teeth, or your molars and premolars, their job is to grind your food in order to make it easier to swallow and digest. To do this, they come equipped with ridges, known as cusps that help to break down your food…. Read more »