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 »

Improve Your Oral Health with Dental Bonding Treatments

Did you know that you can improve your oral health with dental bonding? Although it is often used for a variety of services, dental bonding is often the go-to service for small chips and cracks that exist within your teeth. If left unchecked, these chips can expose the inner root of your teeth to infection… Read more »

The Oral Hygiene Tools to Take While Traveling

Spring is here, which means travel and vacation season is quickly approaching. Yay! When you’re taking your trips, it’s important to remember to take good care of your smile. However, that’s only possible if you have the right oral hygiene tools in your suitcase. So, to help you pack for your smile, Dr. and our… Read more »

Maintaining Good Oral Hygiene Habits Also Helps Maintain a Comfortable Fit for Your Dentures

Dr. designed your dentures to replace the basic function and appearance of your missing teeth. Even though the removable dental appliance will not suffer from tooth decay complications, it will still need to be included in your daily oral hygiene routine. This will help maintain your dentures and the health of the underlying gums. Many… Read more »

Receiving a Fluoride Treatment During Your Dental Checkup Helps Maintain Healthy Teeth

Your teeth get the strength to chew food and resist tooth decay thanks to the mineral strength of your tooth enamel. If you’ve struggled to maintain good oral hygiene or if you enjoy acidic foods and beverages on a daily basis, it could gradually start to erode the mineral density of your tooth enamel. As… Read more »

How to Tell it’s Time for a Dentist to Check for Cavities

We see quite a few cases of cavities coming through the doors to be treated by Dr. Bart Deering. The majority of these instances are easy to diagnose as cavities, but sometimes figuring out if a tooth has a cavity can be difficult for our patients. We’d like to talk with you about two common… Read more »

Dental Sealants: The Benefits

Do you brush, floss, and visit your dentist regularly? Do you still find yourself wondering if there might be anything else you could do to keep your teeth, or your child’s teeth, healthier? If so, we have good news for you: there are a number of treatments you could consider, such as dental sealants. This… Read more »

The Benefits of Bi-Annual Teeth Cleanings

Do you ever wonder if there’s anything you can do to improve your oral health? You probably know that brushing and flossing are important, but did you know that visiting your dentist twice a year is also extremely important? Did you know that these appointments are actually quite important and that skipping these appointments could… Read more »

Treatments for Tooth Decay

Have you ever chomped down on a favorite food only to have pain shoot through your mouth? While there are a number of potential reasons for this pain, did you know that tooth decay is one possible cause? Fortunately, there are a number of things you can do to address tooth decay. For instance, if… Read more »