Reaching a Whiter Smile

Have your teeth lost their pearly white brilliance? Are your teeth yellowed or stained? Ask Dr. about teeth whitening in , . At our office, we offer both in-office and at-home whitening. Our dentist will help you determine which method of whitening is best for you. In-Office Whitening In-office teeth whitening is the fastest way… Read more »

Complications from Tooth Loss Can Be Prevented by Installing Bridgework​

When a tooth is knocked out, extracted or otherwise lost to untreated cavities it can cause several different complications. At first, you might simply suffer from decreased oral function. If the tooth was visible in your smile it could also alter your appearance and speech. If the tooth’s structural presence isn’t restored in a timely… Read more »

What Are the Best Methods to Help Prevent Cavities?

What are the best methods to help prevent cavities? Although each smile is different, there are plenty of things every person can do to protect their tooth enamel from excess wear. Cavities form when tooth enamel is damaged to the point a hole has formed down to the root of a tooth. If left unchecked… Read more »

Toothaches Should Be Taken Seriously

A toothache can occur from several different sources. While you might be tempted to tough it out in hopes that the pain subsides, it is likely not wise as there could very likely be a more significant underlying problem afoot. This is a particularly dangerous strategy if you also feel discomfort or pressure in the… Read more »

A Tooth Suffering from Dental Attrition Needs to Be Repaired

Minor orthodontic alignment issues in your mouth can cause one or more teeth to meet at an unnatural angle. This is sometimes the result of a missing tooth that slightly altered your bite alignment. As time goes by, one tooth can rub on the other, wearing away a tiny amount of tooth enamel. This altered… Read more »

A Temporary Crown Needs Daily Care and Cleaning

A dental crown restoration performed at typically takes two separate appointments. The first step involves removing the tooth enamel layer, leaving behind a pillar of dentin that enrobes the healthy pulp and root of a tooth. Then an impression will be taken to serve as a guide for the off-site dental lab technician who prepares… Read more »

What You Should Know About Bad Breath

You might know that there are a number of things you should do if you’re interested in keeping your teeth healthy. For instance, you probably know that you’ll need to brush and floss your teeth and visit your dentist regularly. You also know that it’s important for you to brush and floss if you’re hoping… Read more »

The Four Causes of Smile Discoloration

Unfortunately, it might be a little difficult to maintain a white and brilliant smile. This is because there are things in the world today that can cause tooth discoloration. Some of those things are: –Dark Foods and Drinks: There are many drinks that can stain your smile, especially coffee, tea, and red wine. These drinks… Read more »

These Foods Can Ruin Your Smile

With all the delicious sweets and tempting eats that are available in the world today, it can be hard to determine which ones are healthy and which ones are not. In terms of your oral health care, it can be even harder. Your teeth and gums could be at risk and barely show any short-term… Read more »

Recovering After Root Canal Therapy

Root canal therapy is a much-needed treatment when your tooth’s pulp and nerve are infected. After your dentist, Dr. , removes the infected parts of the tooth and fills the tooth with a special material, he will seal the tooth with a dental filling or dental crown. This is a more invasive dental treatment that… Read more »