Canker Sores – A Fact Sheet From Your Dentist

Canker sores come in all different shapes and sizes. These pesky things seem to plague all of us at point or another during our lifetime. So, what is a canker sore and what causes it? We hope to dive in and answer these questions and also help you understand if your dentist can help out […]

Toothbrush Abrasion – How To Know If You’re Brushing Too Hard

Country driving at 55 mph at night can really leave your bumper and windshield a disaster with bugs! Have you ever tried scrubbing those bugs off the front of your car? If you have, you know it takes some major pressure and elbow grease to get those bugs off. Fortunately, it doesn’t take the same […]

Answers From Your Dentist: Can Tooth Enamel Be Restored?

Our bodies naturally have many self-healing properties. Remember that paper cut or canker sore that has plagued you in the past? Day-to-day, it’s easy for us to forget such things because our body naturally heals and recovers from these problems. That’s not the case for everything though and it’s especially not the case for the […]

What’s The Deal With Charcoal Toothpaste?

Did you know that the number one patient concern in the dental office is that they would like whiter teeth? We all want a smile that we can feel good about and for many of us it comes down to feeling confident about the shade of our teeth. There is no one product that fits […]

Fall Fruits & Vegetables And Their Impact On Oral Health

What comes to mind when you think about fall? If you’re like our team, you picture crisp mornings, that favorite hot drink on a cool day, hearty dinners with loved ones and perhaps a few excuses to seek out the less than healthy options. Fall doesn’t need to mean straying from making healthy choices for […]

Sensitive Teeth: Causes, Remedies, And Treatment Options

Did you know that one of the most common patient dental concerns is tooth sensitivity? If you have personally struggled with tooth sensitivity, you probably cringed as you read the above question. Once you have experienced tooth sensitivity, you’d agree that pain in your mouth is never fun! What Is Tooth Sensitivity? What Causes Tooth […]

Everything You Need To Know About Dental X-Rays

Routines are part of our everyday life. Brushing and flossing our teeth, changing the oil in our car, and doing laundry are just a few examples of routines in our life. The routines that we have can be daily, weekly, monthly, or even yearly. In dentistry, most people have their teeth cleaned by a dental […]

Customize Your Smile With A Tooth Tattoo

Personalization has made its way into every nook and cranny of our lives. We personalize our face masks, our bath towels, and even our license plates. Did you know that you can even personalize your dental crown? We’re not kidding. You really can personalize your crown, it’s like a tattoo for your tooth! What Is […]

Answers From Your Dentist: What’s The Purpose Of Tooth Shaving?

Chances are that most of us have personal experience with fillings, crowns, and teeth whitening. If you don’t have the experience, you probably know a family member or friend who does. While these three seem to be the commonly talked about terms in dental, there are many other “normal” dental procedures that you may have […]

Can Cosmetic Dentistry Fix An Overbite & Underbite?

Some dental patients that have overbite or underbite are concerned with how they can correct their smiles. Visually they may have crooked teeth, but there is more going on than just a little misalignment. Defining Overbite And Underbite What Is The Best Treatment For Overbite And Underbite? When To Seek Treatment For Overbite And Underbite […]