Root Canal Therapy

Millions of teeth are treated and saved every year with root canal therapy. It can not only relieve tooth pain but save your smile. Let's take a moment and examine your tooth, and how a root canal can help. When you take a closer look at a tooth, this is... Read more »

Can you replace Flossing with Antibacterial Mouthwash?

Because you care about your health, you have established a solid oral hygiene regimen. You faithfully brush and floss your teeth (and gums) at least twice a day, you use a mouthwash rinse to flush away bacteria, and you keep your six-month scheduled dental cleanings. But what about claims you... Read more »

Is Dental Phobia Keeping You Away From a Healthy Smile?

Did you know that 9% to 15% of people living in America avoid their dentist because of anxiety and fear? That comes to about 30-40 million people! If you are one of those unlucky few that suffers from dental phobia, we are here to help. Dental anxiety vs. Dental Phobia... Read more »

Caring for Your Dental Crown

If you have invested in a dental crown you understand that your crown is a big investment in terms of the function of your tooth. If you properly take care of your crown, it can last a very long time. Unlike your natural teeth, the materials in your crown are... Read more »

Does Gum Disease Impact Other Medical Conditions?

When you think of your smile you generally think about your pearly whites. But don’t forget about the healthy pink gum tissue that supports your teeth. Keeping your gums healthy is every bit as important as protecting your teeth. If left untreated, gum disease, or periodontitis, can wreak havoc on... Read more »

Can Dental Sealants Help Your Child?

Children don’t always catch the bug that makes them want to brush and floss diligently every single day. But it is just as vital for them to take good care of their teeth and gums as it is for adults, to create a healthy environment while they are still growing... Read more »

Are Composite Fillings Right for You?

Do you ever wonder if the composite fillings are better than metal fillings? Do you ever find yourself wondering if composite fillings could be best for you? If so, please read on. We’re happy to list a few of the benefits of composite fillings. The first step to placing a... Read more »

Healthy Foods for Your Teeth

Eating right can be a challenge, especially when it comes to eating foods that are good for your teeth. Today we’re going to give you some helpful foods that can be beneficial for your teeth and show you what may not be ideal for your dental health. When you think... Read more »

What to Do in a Dental Emergency

If you ever experience a dental emergency, we ask that you call our office as soon as possible. It is very important that you receive treatment within an hour of the injury or trauma, but if you cannot get a hold of your dentist, please go to the hospital or... Read more »

Signs You Should See Your Dentist

When is it a good time to see your dentist? When you have your scheduled six month deep dental cleanings is a good time, but also if you experience any of the following for prolonged periods of time. --If you have pain in the mouth that persists --If your gums... Read more »