You Can Strengthen Tooth Enamel with Daily Prescription Fluoride Supplements

Your tooth enamel gets its incredible hardness from a dense matrix of mineral crystals. Throughout an average day, the bacteria living in your mouth and the acidic foods and beverages you enjoy can gradually weaken tooth enamel. Extensive research has found that exposing your teeth to fluoride helps restore the microscopic minerals in a process… Read more »

A Badly Broken Tooth Might Need to Be Replaced by a Bridge

There are some extreme situations when a hard blow to the face can severely crack, fracture or break a tooth. If the damage to the interior structures of the tooth is severe, your dentist, Dr. , might not even be able to save it with a root canal. If this is the case, might have… Read more »

Implants Can Restore Your Smile

A permanent tooth may be lost because of severe decay or injury. If this happens, you may experience difficulty chewing or speaking normally. Losing a tooth can also mar the appearance of your smile. Never fear! Dr. may recommend dental implants in , , which can restore the beauty and functionality of your smile. What… Read more »

Flossing: How to Clean Your “Fangs” for Halloween

As you may already know, Halloween can be a scary time for your smile, especially because of the countless amounts of sugary treats available. So, it’s important to take care of your teeth (or fangs if you’re a vampire or werewolf) as much as possible. You can do so by brushing twice a day and… Read more »

A Confident Smile Begins with Healthy Teeth and Gums

A confident smile begins with both healthy teeth and gums. Most of us tend to focus on our pearly whites, as they seem to be the stars of the show. But one of the main factors in adult tooth loss is gum disease (also known as periodontal disease). A major reason for this is that… Read more »

The Function and Appearance of an Extracted Tooth Can Often Be Replaced by a Bridge

There are cases when a tooth is so badly decayed and damaged that it must be extracted to prevent pain, infection and future complications. When this happens it can seriously impair your ability to chew food, slur your speech or affect the alignment of the neighboring teeth. One of the more common method for restoring… Read more »

Should Your Kids Get a Checkup Before School Starts?

What can you do to help your children have a healthy school year? As you may know, one major part of keeping your child healthy is helping your little one have a healthy mouth. As a parent, you can help your child stay healthy by scheduling a back to school dental visit. While your little… Read more »

Everyday Tips for Cleaning and Maintaining Your New Set of Dentures

When our team of dental professionals fitted you for your new set of dentures, the appliance was meant to restore the full function and appearance of your missing or extracted teeth for a long time to come. By cleaning and maintaining your new set of dentures every day, it helps ensure that they will serve… Read more »

A Damaged Bridge Requires Urgent Attention

There are a few rare occasions when a blow to the face or a hard fall can hit your bridge with enough force that it causes damage to the anchoring teeth that hold it in place. The chances of this happening are even higher if you participate in contact sports without having the protection of… Read more »

Discreet Smile Alignment With Invisalign®

Many adults desire a straighter smile, but are hesitant to pursue traditional braces. They might feel embarrassed about being one of very few in their age group with braces, or hold a professional position that braces don’t suit. If you find yourself in this position, the solution you are looking for might be Invisalign® clear… Read more »