A Friendly Reminder on the Importance of Flossing

For many people, dental visits can be unpleasant reminders of their need to floss regularly. Perhaps you have had this experience yourself. Chances are you have, as over 80% of patients reveal during their visit they have no flossing routine. Even though you’ve heard it before, we’re going to reiterate this once more: it’s vital… Read more »

Sleep Apnea and You: Some Tips From Your Dentist

If you have a sleep apnea disorder, you should know how important it is to seek help. Sleep apnea is a very dangerous condition that can do serious damage to your health if not treated. Sleep apnea is a condition that occurs when the air passages are blocked during your normal breathing cycles while sleeping…. Read more »

Cavities, Tooth Decay, and the Treatments for Them

Cavities are an unfortunate reality. We brush and we floss every day in order to keep that from happening. We all know how important our daily habits of cleaning are teeth are. Sometimes knowing what to do and actually doing it aren’t enough to prevent us from getting cavities. If you feel you’re in this… Read more »

A Shattered Tooth Might Need Extraction and Bridge Restoration

As hard as your teeth are, there are rare occasions when a hard blow to the face or other oral trauma can cause severe damage to a tooth. In the case of a partial dental avulsion or a shattered tooth, the damage to the root is often so extreme that Dr. ’s only viable course… Read more »

Coffee and Your Teeth

Did you know that drinking coffee can actually have a negative impact on the health of your pearly whites? Sadly, brushing your teeth may not be enough to remove this problem because coffee sticks to your enamel and is difficult to clean off with a toothbrush. Still, there are a few things you can consider… Read more »

Reduce Your Stress in the Dental Chair With These 4 Tips

Do you have dental anxiety in , ? If so, you’re not alone. Many people are afraid of the dental office and they even avoid their appointments and suffer from extreme pain. However, it doesn’t have to be that way for you. There are things you can do to finally feel more comfortable and relaxed… Read more »

Keep Your Smile Straight with Invisalign®

If your smile suffers from crooked teeth, there are options available to help set it straight once more. With orthodontic treatment, braces and aligners can provide you with a restored smile. One of the most popular forms of orthodontic treatment offers e is Invisalign®. Invisalign is a clear alignment system designed with your comfort and… Read more »

Fillings Can Often Be Used to Repair Small Cavities

A cavity is an area of tooth decay. In most cases, it is detected during your regular dental checkup at . Should you notice a change in a tooth’s texture or heightened sensitivity between checkups, you shouldn’t delay in scheduling an appointment at our clinic. Your dentist, Dr. , will start by examining the tooth… Read more »

How Cosmetic Dentistry Can Help You

Cosmetic dentistry is one of the most popular ways to improve your appearance. From teeth whitening to the ability to shape your gum line and close unwanted spaces between your teeth, the options for cosmetic dentistry are seemingly endless. But how do you know when it’s the right time for you to look into cosmetic… Read more »

With Early Detection, a Small Cavity Can Often Be Repaired by a Dental Filling

Did you know, by visiting your dentist regularly you can avoid many oral health problems, including large cavities? Well, it’s true! Having positive oral health is essential, and keeping up with your oral hygiene helps in the fight against cavities and tooth decay. An inconsistent daily oral hygiene routine can allow the bacteria in your… Read more »