What Are Some of the Common Contributors to Gum Disease?

Did you know that for half of the adults in the U.S. over the age of 30, gum disease is a common ailment? Unfortunately, this isn’t good. Especially because many dental procedures necessitate healthy gums to be successful? Orthodontics, dental implants, bridges, and partials, teeth whitening and dental veneers all require healthy gums. Today we’re… Read more »

How You Can Prevent Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Just welcomed a new member to your family? If so, that’s wonderful! There are a few things you should be familiar with if you are looking to keep your little one’s teeth growing healthily. In this post, we go over a few of the things you can do to defend your child’s dental health with… Read more »

Cutting-Edge Laser Dentistry Is Virtually Painless

We are happy to offer the latest in painless laser dentistry! With cutting-edge laser techniques, shots, drills and numbing are no longer necessary. Administered by our professional, the laser affords targeted accuracy, limiting the chances of harming healthy tissue and keeping your teeth strong and healthy. Visit us at , where you’ll have the ability… Read more »

A Secret in Oral Health Success: Cosmetic Dentistry

There is a unique, specialized branch of dentistry known as cosmetic dentistry, which can take even severely damaged teeth and turn them into an oral health, a movie-star masterpiece. Whether you are looking for a tooth restorations or replacements, cosmetic dentistry has treatments designed to enhance the function of your teeth. Dental veneers cover the… Read more »

A Dental Abscess Can Develop Medical Complications

Each of your teeth is anchored in the underlying periodontal tissues and the existing bone structure. This allows the transfer of blood and other nutrients to nourish each tooth. If you choose not to have a large cavity treated the area of tooth decay can start to spread and penetrate the tooth. As it continues… Read more »

Systemic Inflammation from Chronic Gum Disease Can Affect Other Medical Conditions

As hardened tartar starts to build up on your teeth near the gumline, the constant bacterial presence near the periodontal tissues can easily promote gum disease. This is even more likely to be an issue if you have a bad habit of procrastinating your routine dental exams at Dr. ’s dental office. The early gum… Read more »

Dental Veneers: Get Your Smile Ready for the Holidays in Style

In just two dental visits you can have a visibly beautiful smile with the help of dental veneers. Our dentist, Dr. in , offers dental veneers for our patients looking to overcome minor cosmetic flaws in their smiles. Our dentist takes these wafer-thin shells, which are created out of porcelain or composite resin, over your… Read more »

An Amalgam Dental Filling Might Be Necessary for Treating a Cavity on a Back Tooth

The teeth in the back of your mouth are typically large and contain deep textures in the biting surface of the tooth enamel. These areas can sometimes trap plaque, sugar residue, and other bacterial deposits that could potentially foster a cavity. As this starts to happen, you might experience sensitivity when you consume hot, cold,… Read more »

Do You Know How We Use Lasers in Dentistry?

You may have heard of laser dentistry before, but do you really know what it’s all about? It’s not always as straightforward as it sounds. (And to be honest, it doesn’t sound simple.) Here are a few examples of services that can be augmented by lasers. (This post is for informative purposes only; our office… Read more »

Are There Games and Resources that Can Teach My Child About Their Smile?

Because of the technology in the world today, children can learn about their smiles and oral health. This can help them have strong and healthy teeth and gums now and in the future. Our dentist, Dr. , encourages you to help your child learn about their smile by letting them use the many resources available…. Read more »