Permanent Molars and Premolars Might Benefit From Dental Sealants

Your child’s routine dental checkups are essential for catching minor oral health issues before they develop into something more serious. The simple outpatient appointment includes a cleaning treatment to remove hardened tartar and other bacterial deposits from their teeth. It is then followed up by our dentist administering a comprehensive... Read more »

A Cracked Dental Bridge Needs to Be Treated

When a single tooth is lost to dental trauma or untreated tooth decay, the resulting void can do more than compromise your ability to chew food. In time it can lead to problems with the alignment of the surrounding teeth, as well as other cosmetic concerns. In many of these... Read more »

Oral Health Outliers: Dental Erosion Prevention

How effective are your oral health care cleaning techniques? Are you using proper methods and proper products to make sure that your teeth and gums are clean and free of any debris that may begin to collect? If you find yourself routinely suffering from dental erosion, visit your dentist to... Read more »

Saliva: The Facts You Should Know

If you’re interested in knowing all about your mouth and smile, our dentist, Dr. Alan J. White, is happy to help you. Today, he would like to tell you all about saliva. Saliva is very beneficial for your teeth, gums and overall oral health. To help you know all there... Read more »

A Tooth’s Shape Might Be Altered by a Dental Crown Restoration

Genetics and other factors can sometimes cause a misshapen permanent tooth to emerge from the gums. This can be physically unappealing and could eventually lead to increased risk of suffering a dental fracture or chronic problems with lost tooth enamel. If you or your child has a misshapen permanent tooth,... Read more »

Bad Breath Sources and Solutions

Halitosis may not be harmful to anyone but the unlucky person who has to smell it, but it could be a sign of unhealthy habits that need changing. Bad breath is an unfortunate oral issue that can be awkward to address. This may be why grocery, drug and convenience stores... Read more »

The Ways a Dental Exam Can Benefit You

Your dentist, Dr. Alan J. White, recommends visiting our office every six months so you can receive a dental cleaning and exam. Today, our dental team would like to help you understand why your dental examinations are a vital part of your dental checkup appointments. Dental exams can benefit you... Read more »

Getting Up in Your Dental Grill

Having straight, white, healthy teeth enhances your appearance. They don't really need to be decorated to make you look good. But we've all seen celebrities and artists who like to wear dental grills. Dental grills or "fronts" are simply decorative, sometimes bejeweled, covers for the teeth. Usually made of silver,... Read more »

Signs That Dry Mouth Is Affecting Your Smile

When the salivary glands produce insufficient saliva, this is known as dry mouth and can lead to negative side effects. Our dentist and team are committed to helping you address signs of dry mouth, and we encourage you to know the symptoms of this condition. Also known as dry mouth... Read more »

Increase Your Dental Knowledge on Halitosis Prevention

  Taking care of your smile often requires understanding the causes of bad breath. If you are suffering from bad breath, it is important to understand that could be causing the oral hygiene problems or even deep issues within your body. Whether you are eating smiley foods or suffering from... Read more »