What to Know About Getting a Dental Grill

Straight, white, healthy teeth make you attractive to others. Your teeth don’t really need their own jewelry to enhance your beauty. But we’ve all seen celebrities and artists who like to wear dental grills for a certain “look”. Dental grills or “fronts” are simply fancy covers for the teeth. Made of precious metals like silver… Read more »

A Dental Checkup Can Help Identify the Factors Contributing to Tooth Sensitivity

The basic integrity of your tooth enamel has a significant bearing on the overall health of your teeth and the long-term function of your mouth. While brushing twice each day and making sure to floss at least once each evening helps remove bacterial deposits from your mouth, it is not the only thing needed to… Read more »

The Benefits of Dental Bridges

A missing tooth can be replaced with a dental bridge that can be customized to match perfectly to your own natural teeth. Read on to learn about the many benefits to getting a bridge. Dr. may recommend a dental bridge to close any gaps in your smile, and restore the functionality of your teeth. We… Read more »

How Does a Dental Crown Benefit Your Smile?

If you would like to learn more about dental crowns and how they can benefit your smile, Dr. and our team are happy to provide the information you are looking for! Dental crowns enhance the appearance of your smile and your oral health, and are one of the most versatile dental restorations. At , we… Read more »

Keeping Your Teeth White

If you are interested in having a whiter, brighter smile, there is no shortage of options from which to choose. If you take a walk down the aisles of any grocery or drug store, or a large retail store, you will see that the shelves are lined with kits, strips and gels, all of which… Read more »

Tricks and Treats: Sugar Can Harm Your Smile

Trick-or-treating time is upon us! With it often comes excessive amounts of candy and sweet treats. This can bring a smile to anyone’s face–but do you know how to take care of that smile in spite of all the sugary goodies? It is important to understand how sugar affects your smile. There are bacteria present… Read more »

Sprucing Up Your Smile With a Dental Bond

Not every dental problem requires major work. In fact, if you have minor damage to your tooth, a dental bond may be just the thing to bring your smile back to its pristine condition. If you have a tooth that is chipped, or discolored, or is misshapen. If you have a tooth that needs to… Read more »

What Does “Gum Disease” Mean?

Gum disease — also known as pyorrhea and periodontal disease — is an infection of the gums that destroys teeth when left untreated. Understanding how this disease affects much of the population can help motivate and prepare you to fight its dangerous effects. Although we regularly group periodontal sicknesses under the umbrella term “periodontal disease,”… Read more »

Are You Taking Care of Your Toothbrush?

A good oral hygiene regimen includes brushing your teeth at least twice a day. However, if your toothbrush is not in good shape, you may not be doing yourself much good. So, what do you need to know to get the most out of your toothbrush? First, make sure you have the right tool for… Read more »

Dry Mouth and Its Prevention

Saliva is not a topic many people want to talk about. Be that as it may, saliva is extremely important to the health of your mouth. It washes away the leftover bits of food that are in your mouth, and it also neutralizes the acids that lead to tooth decay. Your saliva helps to break… Read more »