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 […]

7 Tips to Help You Stop Grinding Your Teeth

The truth about teeth grinding is that we all do it at some point in our life, many of us not realizing that we even do it! Grinding (often called bruxism) is the involuntary movement of your jaw that creates tooth-on-tooth contact. Any age can be affected by bruxism. For some people, teeth grinding 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 […]

Dental Anxiety? Sedation Dentistry Can Ease Your Worries

Did you know that some people love coming to the dentist? Yes, it is possible to look forward to getting your teeth clean! However, at our office, we understand that this might not be everyone’s favorite place to be, and we realize that dental anxiety is a real thing for some of our patients. Have […]

Is Morning Breath Normal? How Can I Deal With Morning Breath?

Truth is, we have all probably struggled with morning breath at some point in our lives. Even if we think we haven’t, someone close to us would probably say that we have. Thankfully, morning breath is something that can be treated and even prevented. What Is Causing Your Morning Breath? Many different factors could be […]

COVID and Dental Care: How COVID-19 Impacted the Dental Industry

There is no doubt that Covid-19 has impacted you. Perhaps you’ve missed seeing your family and friends during this strange time. Maybe your job has also been greatly affected. Even in dentistry, we are seeing ways that Covid has been affecting people and their dental health. Read this article for more details on how your […]

Are You a Candidate for Dental Implants?

You’ve finally reached the decision that you are ready to replace your missing tooth. You’ve heard great things about the longevity and success of dental implants, and you’re prepared to invest. While many people are candidates for this surgery, not everyone is. The best place to start is by seeing your dentist or dental specialist. […]

Perio Breath Fact Sheet – Everything You Need To Know

Have you ever been talking with someone and been caught off guard by their bad breath? You might have been able to link the smell to garlic or onions from a previous meal, but sometimes bad breath can be the result of something more serious, such as perio or gum disease. When you have a […]