Struggling With Dry Mouth? 5 Tips to Stop Dry Mouth!

Ever feel like you have cotton balls in your mouth? If so, you were likely experiencing what we call “dry mouth.” For anyone who has experienced dry mouth, you know that dry mouth isn’t a comfortable feeling. Dry mouth can lead to your tissue and teeth feeling sticky. This can make talking feel more challenging […]

What Are White Dental Fillings? Are They Better Than Silver?

Prior to the 1960s, silver fillings were pretty much your only choice of filling. Fortunately, today we have filling options and one of those options is to get a composite, which is more commonly referred to as a white filling. There are more differences between white and silver fillings than their color. The materials that […]

6 Tips to Keep Your Dentures Clean and Long-Lasting

Your dentures are in, and you love your new smile and confidence boost! We all know that nothing lasts forever, so how can you be sure to make your dentures long-lasting? The key to long-lasting dentures is in how you care for them. Taking the time and effort to care for dentures is not a […]

Pros and Cons of Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are nothing new in dentistry as they have been around for a while. Keep reading to see if getting a crown is a good option for you. If you find yourself in need of a dental crown, knowing the pros and cons can help you make the best decision for yourself. What Is […]

The Different Types of Affordable Cosmetic Dentistry

If you could change one thing about your smile, what would that one thing be? Perhaps, it is a crooked or misshaped tooth, or maybe it’s a chip in your tooth or the color of your teeth. Thanks to cosmetic dentistry, these less-than-ideal teeth can be treated so that you can reclaim your confidence when […]

Can You Fix A Gummy Smile?

Many things can lead to self-consciousness. For some people, a gummy smile is their biggest insecurity. A gummy smile is one in which there is an excessive amount of gum tissue that shows above the upper teeth when smiling. Research has found that women are more likely than men to have a gummy smile. If […]

6 Myths About Root Canal Treatment

We live in a time when everything around us seems to have a disposable option. Washing cloth diapers and cleaning china have been replaced with disposable diapers and paper plates. Along these same lines, many people may think that it’s no big deal to pull a tooth, but adult teeth aren’t as disposable as some […]

Dental Implants vs Dentures – Pros And Cons To Both

Missing teeth can affect your ability to do everyday things like chewing, talking, and even smiling. Every tooth in your mouth is essential, so even if you are missing one tooth, it can negatively affect you. The good news is that there are many ways that you can replace your missing teeth and address this […]

Veneers vs Crowns – What Are The Differences

Dentistry has come a long way in the last decade or two. Researchers and dental teams are constantly on the search to improve the dental materials being offered and the dental procedures being performed. Thankfully, all these efforts over the last few decades have greatly benefited patients and consumers all over the world. Now, there […]

What Exactly Is TMJ?

TMJ stands for “temporomandibular joint.” When people refer to TMJ, they are often referring to TMJ disorder. The chances are that if you’ve ever experienced pain upon opening or closing your mouth, you probably have experienced some form of this disorder. Don’t be too alarmed if your dentist has suggested that you have this disorder. […]