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The Importance of Routine Dental X-Rays

Dental X-rays play a vital role in maintaining optimal oral health. Discover why regular X-rays are necessary and how advancements in digital technology have made the process more convenient and comfortable for patients.
Jul 13th, 2023

What is a Dental Abscess?

If your mouth or jaw hurts, you have pain while chewing, or your gums are swollen, an abscessed tooth may be to blame. An abscess is a pocket of pus that damages oral tissues and can spread to other areas of your body. Read on to learn more.
Jun 1st, 2023

4 Ways Sugar Affects Your Oral Health

Sugar tastes so yummy — in cakes, cookies, candy, and more. But it can also wreak havoc on your health, especially your oral health. Read on to learn how sugar impacts your teeth and gums and what you can do to combat its adverse effects.
May 2nd, 2023

How We Help Patients With Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is more than just a problem with snoring. This condition can also negatively impact your health. It may surprise you to learn that Your dentist has a solution. Read on to learn all about it.
Apr 1st, 2023

5 Benefits of Invisalign

If you want straighter teeth, you have more options now than ever before. Traditional braces are no longer your only choice to get straighter teeth. In this post, we describe five benefits of Invisalign® which may be a better solution for you.
Mar 3rd, 2023

How to Prevent Tooth Loss as You Age

Though you can’t stop natural age-related changes that affect your dental health, you can take steps to prevent tooth loss. Here’s what you need to know about aging, its influence on your teeth, and how to hold on to healthy teeth.
Feb 24th, 2023

Choosing Veneers for a New Smile

When you want a better smile, you may think braces or teeth whitening. But if veneers didn’t pop into your mind, maybe they should. Find out how this lesser-known solution may be the best thing for your teeth since toothpaste.
Jan 9th, 2023

Gum Disease and Diabetes

If you (or someone you love) has diabetes and you’re not aware of the relationship between diabetes and gum disease — or you are aware but have questions about what it means for your health — it’s time to learn. Here’s what you need to know.
Nov 1st, 2022

The Best and Worst Halloween Treats for Your Teeth

Halloween is time for trick-or-treating, but when it comes to candy, those treats play some major “tricks” on kids’ teeth. Don’t stop your ghosts, goblins, and witches from collecting Halloween treats. Just steer them in the right direction.
Oct 1st, 2022

Who Needs a Temp Crown? We Make Crowns in a Day

Dental work that requires multiple appointments and temporary prosthetics can be stressful. If you need a dental crown, the one-and-done CAD/CAM crown may be the perfect solution. Read on to learn more.
Sep 1st, 2022

5 Reasons to Choose Dental Implants Over Dentures

If you’re missing one or more teeth, you may be considering how to best replace them. You have some options, but we would like to suggest you consider the gold standard: dental implants. In this post, we give you five reasons to choose implants.
Jun 1st, 2022

What Is Tongue Scraping and Should You Be Doing It?

You believe you have good oral hygiene. You brush, floss, and see the dentist twice a year for cleanings and checkups. There’s one more thing you could do for optimal oral hygiene: tongue scraping. Learn more about it.
Apr 1st, 2022

What is a Deep Dental Cleaning and Why Would I Need One?

If you’ve noticed that your teeth are sensitive when you brush and that your gums feel tender, it’s time for a dental checkup. You may have an early stage of gum disease that a special deep cleaning can help control or eliminate.
Jan 1st, 2022

How Age Can Affect Oral Health

Much like other areas of your health, your oral health can undergo some significant changes as you age. Here’s a look at some of these changes and how we can help preserve your ability to smile, chew, and talk.
Oct 1st, 2021

5 Reasons Your Teeth Aren’t White Anymore

Whiter teeth = younger-looking teeth and a more attractive smile. Keep reading to learn why your teeth may not be as white as you’d like and how to make them brighter.
Sep 1st, 2021

Is Sedation Dentistry Safe?

If you feel nervous at the dentist’s office, you’re not alone. Fortunately, sedation dentistry provides a safe way to help you feel more comfortable.
Aug 11th, 2021

6 Problems Invisalign Corrects

Invisalign® clear aligners are a revolutionary way to correct orthodontic complaints without the physical and cosmetic discomfort of braces. The aligners are effective on a number of smile complaints, including these six common issues.
Jun 11th, 2021

Bad Habits That Could Be Ruining Your Teeth

Optimal oral health goes beyond having a bright smile. You need healthy teeth to chew and even speak, which is why it’s crucial that you take care of your mouth. Ditch these bad habits for the sake of your teeth.
Apr 13th, 2021

The Dangers of Sleep Apnea

It’s recommended that adults get at least 7 hours of sleep every night. Does your snoring keep you or your loved ones awake at night, robbing you of quality sleep? Find out more about sleep apnea and how a oral appliance can correct your snoring.
Mar 1st, 2021

When is Full Mouth Rehabilitation Appropriate?

The idea of having multiple dental surgeries can be intimidating, but having a good reconstructive and sedation dentist on your side can help things go smoothly from start to finish.
Feb 1st, 2021

Help! I'm Scared to Go to the Dentist

Dental anxiety is a real problem! In fact, many people avoid the dentist because they’re too afraid. Fortunately, sedation dentistry is a treatment that can help ease dental anxiety. Keep reading to learn more.
Jan 1st, 2021

When Would I Need a Dental Crown?

Dental crowns are tooth-shaped caps that fit over your natural tooth. But when would you need a dental crown? You may need a dental crown for many reasons, from strengthening a fractured tooth to improving tooth discoloration.
Dec 1st, 2020

A Dental Solution for Sleep Apnea

Does your partner often complain about your loud snoring? Perhaps you wake up in the middle of the night gasping for air? Learn how you can treat sleep apnea without a CPAP machine.
Nov 11th, 2020

How to Care for Your Invisalign Trays

The Invisalign® system frees you from the metal-mouth look and inconvenience of braces with a series of virtually invisible, form-fitting trays that gently correct the alignment of your teeth. Taking care of your trays is easy, but important.
Oct 1st, 2020

Why Veneers Remain a Popular Choice For Correcting Your Smile

When imperfect teeth keep you from showing off your smile, it’s time to do something about it. Keep reading to see why veneers are a popular choice for discoloration, chips, cracks, and even misaligned teeth. They may be just what you need!
Sep 4th, 2020

Sedation Dentistry: The Answer for Managing Dental Phobia

Millions of Americans have such severe dental phobia that they avoid getting preventive dental care. If this sounds familiar, read on to learn about sedation dentistry and how we can help you feel comfortable and relaxed while under our care.
Aug 10th, 2020

How Do Implant Crowns Help?

Missing teeth can take a toll on your oral health and self-esteem, and there are plenty of options to replace missing teeth. For function, comfort, and durability, however, it’s hard to beat implant crowns. Learn more here.
Jul 15th, 2020

5 Reasons to Consider Full-Mouth Rehabilitation

When you have a cavity, you get a filling. If you chip a tooth, you get a crown. But what if you have a whole mouthful of problems? That’s when you need full-mouth rehabilitation. Find out if your dental issues warrant a complete overhaul.
Jun 10th, 2020

Invisalign® Makes it Easier Than Ever to Straighten Your Teeth

If you want to straighten your teeth, but shudder at the thought of metal braces, you’ll choose Invisalign because they’re invisible. But wait until you learn all the ways these comfortable aligners make it easy to get the smile you desire.
Apr 10th, 2020

5 Benefits of Sedation Dentistry

Worried about your next dental visit? Dental anxiety and phobias prevent up to one in five Americans from seeking routine dental care. If you’re one of them. sedation dentistry could be the right solution for you.
Feb 27th, 2020

4 Reasons Veneers May Be Right for You

If you have teeth that are broken, shaped oddly, discolored, or worn down, dental veneers may be right for you. Read on to learn how veneers can easily correct a wide range of smile flaws.
Dec 5th, 2019