How to Have a Healthy Smile This Spring

As you enjoy the spring, you likely find yourself outside many hours of the day loving the warm weather. While you play on the grass, go on walks, play sports and participate in other spring activities, our dentist, Dr. , strongly encourages you to work toward a top-notch spring smile. This means you need to… Read more »

How to Improve Gum Recession

Do you ever look at your receded gums and wonder how to treat them? If so, our dentist, Dr. , encourages you to call our office and schedule an appointment. There are many things that could be causing your recession, but there are also many treatments that can be used to help your recession. To… Read more »

The Clear Advantages to Clear Aligners

From the dawn of time (it seems like), traditional braces have been the dominant way that dentists have straighten crooked teeth. Indeed, for a long time, it was the only way. Metal brackets glued to the front of teeth, wires threaded through and slowly tightened over time until wayward teeth come into alignment. Even though… Read more »

Dental Implant Care for Overall Oral Health

After you have received a dental implant to restore your smile, it’s important to maintain proper care of your smile so that your dental implant can last for several years to a lifetime. If you are worried about how to care for dental implants, we are happy to provide the following tips to help you… Read more »

Be Sure to Brush and Floss Your Dental Work Just Like Your Natural Teeth

The special materials used to create dental veneers, dental crowns, and other restorations are not immediately vulnerable to oral plaque acids and tooth decay. However, they will still need focus in your daily oral hygiene routine to prevent periodontal disease and other oral health problems. Just like your natural teeth, your dental work needs to… Read more »

Feeling Sick? Here’s How To Take Care of Your Smile

Cold and flu season is in full swing. Unfortunately, it’s easy to fall out of the habit of taking care of your teeth when you’re under the weather. However, with these tips, your smile can stay strong throughout your illness. The first tip is obvious but important: make sure you keep brushing and flossing, even… Read more »

When Gingivitis Becomes Periodontitis

Periodontal (gum) disease in adults is the leading cause of tooth loss. So, it is important to understand terms when talking about how to combat the problem. When discussing gum disease, you’ll hear two terms used alongside each other, but what exactly are the differences between gingivitis and periodontitis? In the early stages, before it… Read more »

Oral Health Habits

Habits can be bad or good. We should all want to get rid of our bad habits and become addicted to the good habits. Some of the best habits are the kind that promotes health and oral hygiene maintenance. A myriad of dubious dental health issues can be eliminated by engaging in good oral hygiene… Read more »

Why Is Flossing Important?

If you’re curious to know why our dentist, Dr. , recommends flossing at least once a day, then our dental team is more than happy to help you. In this blog, we talk about the reasons why flossing is important. Those reasons are: -Flossing helps you prevent gum disease. Gum disease is a serious dental… Read more »

Holiday Dentistry: Risk Factors for Gum Disease

As if there weren’t enough to worry about during the holiday season in regard to your smile, it is important to remember that a lingering disease known as gum disease can often occur. Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, can progress over a period of many years and frequently lead to severe infections to… Read more »