A Crown Can Be Crafted from Different Materials

A dental crown is a tooth-shaped cap that addresses any number of dental issues. It is essentially a replica of the tooth enamel layer of a tooth that is cast in an artificial material that’s not susceptible to tooth decay. The specific material your dentist, Dr. , recommends will include several factors, including the tooth’s… Read more »

What You Should Know About Dental Veneers

Sadly, many people aren’t happy with the appearance of their smile. In fact, Americans spend billions of dollars every year to improve the appearance of their teeth. More specifically, Americans spend millions of dollars every year on teeth whitening alone. However, did you know that there are other cosmetic options you could consider? For instance,… Read more »

Risks and Symptoms of Oral Cancer

The uncontrollable growth of cells that invade and cause damage to the neighboring tissue is called cancer. There are many types of cancer, manifesting in many different areas of the body. Oral cancer, which includes cancers of the tongue, lips, floor of the mouth, cheeks, and hard palate, can be life threatening if it is… Read more »

How Dental X-Rays Clue Us in to Underlying Oral Health Issues

Dr. and our team in , , are here to help you with all of your oral care needs. We use digital radiography, or digital X-rays, to see what is happening in your mouth. The goal is to discover issues before they become serious and while treatment options are least invasive. We take dental X-rays… Read more »

The ADA’s Seal of Acceptance Indicates the Quality of an Oral Hygiene Product

Throughout the course of many years, inflated and dubious marketing claims have often clouded the true value of specific oral hygiene products. This can sometimes make it hard to spot the difference between a cosmetic oral hygiene product and an effective one. To help consumers in this endeavor, the American Dental Association instituted their Seal… Read more »

Learning About Invisalign®

With so many new dental treatments available, our team here at in , , understands some people may not know them all. That is why our team is happy to give you the proper information you need to learn how you can achieve proper oral alignment through Invisalign® without the annoying or painful treatment of… Read more »

Pregnancy Can Cause Problems With Your Oral Health

Are you pregnant or thinking about getting pregnant? If so, you’re probably expecting a number of changes, but did you know that your teeth may change as much as your body. Similarly, had you heard that it’s vital for you to protect your oral health in order to protect the health of your baby? During… Read more »

Picking the Right Toothbrush

A lot of people make sure that they’re using ADA approved toothpaste, floss, and mouthwash in their oral health regimen. However, one part of an oral health routine that’s often overlooked is whether or not you’ve chosen a good toothbrush. Believe it or not, but the right toothbrush can make a big difference on your… Read more »

Oral Care Without Toothpaste

What do you do to keep up your oral health? Do you make a point of brush and floss every day? If so, good for you—but what would you do if you found your toothpaste tube empty one day and weren’t able to get more right away? As you can probably guess, you shouldn’t just… Read more »

A Dental Crown Needed to Repair a Tooth

Fillings are generally used to repair a small to medium-sized cavity. In time, the natural bacteria in your mouth can start to erode the cement that attaches a filling to the remaining tooth enamel. The older and larger a filling is, the more likely it is to fail. If you’ve lost a filling and the… Read more »