A Thorough Tongue Cleaning Can Reduce Bad Breath Complications for Denture Wearers

Reducing plaque buildup and the general bacterial load in your mouth will go a long way toward preventing bad breath problems. This is especially helpful for denture wearers who are struggling with halitosis issues. A through tongue cleaning can be performed by brushing your tongue with a gentle circular motion. Make sure you brush around… Read more »

Braces Aren’t Just for Teens and Adults

Thinking of braces brings to mind an awkward teenage child that is afraid to show their mouth when talking or smiling. That is the common view that many people think of, but it’s actually not what should be the popular view because it’s not idea. Braces are actually most useful at earlier stages of life… Read more »

The Toothbrush’s Development

Dental hygiene is an irreplaceable contributor to oral health. Proper dental hygiene includes brushing your teeth twice a day and flossing once a day. Dental care dates back for thousands of years. However, early dental care tools were very different from what we use today. Let’s explore the history of the toothbrush together. Teeth-cleaning tools… Read more »

A Chipped Tooth Can Harbor New Decay so It Needs to Be Repaired

Chips can form in tooth enamel from a myriad of causes. Sometimes it can be as mundane as grinding your teeth at night, crunching on ice, or using your teeth as tools. In other instances, a chip could result from a hard fall or a blow to the face during contact sports without wearing a… Read more »

A Dental Filling Can Fix Tooth Decay

Does one of your teeth have a cavity (decay)? A dental filling in , , may be just what you need. Dr. will remove the tooth decay and fill the area with the dental filling material. Dental filling material can also be used to repair a tooth that is cracked or chipped. How is a… Read more »

The Winter Sports that Should Involve Wearing a Mouthguard

If you want to maintain a strong and healthy smile this winter, then our dental team encourages you to wear a mouthguard if you participate in any of these winter sports or activities: –Basketball: Basketball is a high-contact sport that poses a high risk of tooth injury. If you’re not careful, the basketball, an elbow,… Read more »

How Can Dental Implants Help Your Smile?

At , we understand that you’re busy, and that saving time is something most people strive to do. Historically, many dental treatments have required two or more visits to complete—but did you know that modern dentistry has made it possible for our team to finish many treatments in a single day? In fact, sometimes, even… Read more »

It’s Important to Brush and Floss Your Teeth When You Have Braces

Your braces are designed to realign your teeth through the course of routine adjustment sessions at . Maintaining good oral hygiene throughout the realignment process is absolutely critical. Should you develop complications from tooth decay on one or more teeth, it could potentially increase the total amount of time it takes to achieve your new… Read more »

This Thanksgiving, Don’t Forget to Care for Your Smile

If you are like many people this time of year, you are already cooking up plans for the Thanksgiving holidays, whether you are planning a feast or traveling to connect with loved ones.  At in , , and our team are excited to share tips to help you celebrate the holidays healthfully. Make Healthy Choices… Read more »

A Dental Bridge Can Restore Your Smile

Restorative dentistry is a specific focus of dental treatments that are meant to restore a tooth. If the tooth isn’t restored by some means, your oral health can be altered. Usually, one of the best treatments of restorative dentistry is to install a standard dental bridge to help replace missing teeth. A dental bridge in… Read more »