Common Signs of Oral Cancer

In the past, oral cancer was associated only with males over forty, but it is becoming more common in women and young people. If detected early, oral cancer can respond favorably to treatment. Most oral cancers are detected by your dentist during dental checkups, but we offer a list of common oral cancer symptoms to… Read more »

What You Can Expect After You Repair Your Tooth with a Dental Filling

Repairing a tooth with a dental filling is a simple and quick treatment that can help you restore your oral health and smile. Now, if you’re about to get a cavity treated, it’s important to properly recover so you can return to a fully functional and healthy tooth. To help you do so, our dentist,… Read more »

The Details Behind A Cavity Diagnosis

Do you ever wonder how you were diagnosed with a cavity when your smile looked so healthy before your dental appointment? If so, our dental team is more than happy to tell you how. Our dentist, Dr. , has a simple and effective diagnostic process that helps identify cavities that aren’t always easy to see…. Read more »

Do You Know How Mouthwash Works?

Removing plaque from your teeth once daily is an essential part of an awesome hygiene routine. When plaque remains on pearly whites for too long, it can make tartar, which eventually leads to periodontal disease. Rinsing with mouthwash, in addition to brushing your teeth and flossing, can help you keep your oral cavity clean and… Read more »

How to Treat an Abscessed Tooth

If you think you may be suffering from an abscessed tooth, you’ll want to seek treatment as soon as possible. However, we know that due to various circumstances, it may not be possible to get immediate treatment. In the meantime, is happy to answer any questions you may have about your conditions. Here are some… Read more »

Toothaches: Causes and Care

Toothaches aren’t just for kids–they can appear at any point in a person’s life. Inside your tooth’s root is a substance called pulp, which contains your nerve endings. A toothache is typically caused by damage to these nerve endings. A toothache can be a sign that you have a cavity, abscess, or other dental emergency…. Read more »

Steps to Brushing Well

Sometimes our brushing becomes a mindless habit, and teeth don’t get as clean as they should. Here are steps to make sure you are brushing properly. Brush Strokes: Place the toothbrush at a 45-degree angle to the gum, and make short, back-and-forth strokes, about tooth-wide. Be sure to brush the outer surface, the inner surface,… Read more »

A Dental Bleaching Treatment Can Safely Whiten Teeth That Have Significant Dental Stains

When minor surface stains are ignored they can gradually start to alter the appearance of the teeth in your smile. As this happens the shades of yellow, gray, and brown can deepen to cause significant dental stains. To effectively whitening teeth in this condition you will need to turn to Dr. to have a dental… Read more »

The Excitement of a Better Smile Awaits with Dentures

If you have any lost teeth, it would be wise to choose a tooth replacement as soon as you can. Missing teeth have been connected to an upsurge in tooth decay and can weaken the gums in the area, thus allowing other teeth to move out of their positions. The excitement of a better smile… Read more »

Severe Toothache Pain Requires Timely Dental Care

Toothaches can be the result of a failing filling, untreated cavity, or a dental trauma. This often causes increased sensitivity, increasing discomfort, pain, pressure, or swelling in the underlying gums. In a situation like this, you should not delay in seeking treatment with Dr. . After a thorough examination and X-rays can assess the severity… Read more »