Preventing Cavities on Your Back Teeth

If you look at your teeth, you will notice that they do not all look the same. The reason for that is because they have different jobs to do. For example, your back teeth, which are called your molars and premolars, are designed to grind your food to make it easier to swallow and digest…. Read more »

Why Enamel Erosion May Be Happening in Your Smile

The strongest material in your body, tooth enamel, is also vulnerable to erosion from the damaging effects of acid in the mouth. If tooth erosion is not addressed, it can pave the way for oral bacteria and dental plaque to pass through the layers of your teeth through tiny holes created by the acid. Decay… Read more »

The Reasons Behind Dental Extractions

Tooth extraction, occasionally referred to as oral extraction, is the extraction of a tooth from the bone socket. Getting rid of teeth is usually not the first step we take, but depending on the tooth’s condition, it might be needed. Once a tooth has become injured by too much erosion for crowns or fillings to… Read more »

Upgrade Your Summer Smile with Dental Damage Prevention

Dental damage can arrive through numerous forms. If you have suffered dental damage, it is important to have oral health care treatments administered immediately. However, damage prevention is key to ensuring your mouth remains safe. This includes improving aspects of your life that can easily lead to increased risks of dental damage. The following risks… Read more »

Maintaining a Healthy Smile When You Are Diabetic

If you are managing diabetes, you don’t need to add oral health issues to your day to day care. And yet, maintaining healthy teeth, gums, and mouth is important for your overall health too. Today, our dentist, Dr. , and dental team are pleased to help you best care for your oral health with less stress… Read more »

Your Daily Oral Hygiene Routine Needs to Include Your Partial Denture

Your new partial denture was designed by Dr. and created in a professional dental lab to replicate the basic function and appearance of your missing teeth. This removable dental appliance will fit snugly with the natural structure of your gums. Yet many people with a partial denture like to use denture adhesive for a little… Read more »

What Might Be Causing Your Tooth to Hurt

No one likes a toothache and for good reason. The pain that arises is difficult to ignore and can interfere with your day to day function. Dr. and our team would like to help you find the relief you deserve, so let’s take a look at what might be causing your tooth to hurt. One possible cause… Read more »

How a Tongue Scraper Can Benefit Your Oral Health

Because the mouth contains millions of bacteria which can promote tooth decay and gum disease, it is a good idea to remove this residue daily as part of your oral hygiene routine. Of course, brushing and flossing work for removing bacterial plaque on the teeth and around the gumline, but your tongue can also harbor… Read more »

A Chipped Molar Might Be Repaired with an Amalgam Dental Filling

The average person has eight large molars in the back of their mouth. These teeth work in tandem with each other and your premolars to perform the basic function of chewing and grinding the foods you consume each day. If you grind your teeth at night without the protection of a dental guard, or you… Read more »

What a Dental Implant Can Do for Your Smile

Are you missing one or more teeth? Do you yearn to have an attractive, fully functional smile once again? Ask Dr. how a dental implant in , , can help you. What is a dental implant? An implant is a restoration that replaces both the root and the crown of a missing tooth. Dental implants… Read more »