Get Your Child’s Smile Ready To Face the New School Year Successfully!

August is back-to-school month, and now is the time to get your child ready for another successful school year. Along with school supplies, make sure their smile is ready too. Dental cleanings are a great way to help your child by spotting cavities early so they can be treated least invasively. Routine cleanings every six months, coupled with proper daily... read more »

Why Choose Dental Implants Over Other Options for Replacing Missing Teeth?

When it comes to replacing missing teeth, you want to choose the highest quality option to make the most out of your oral health. Dental implants are one of the best tooth replacement options you can choose to restore your smile. Have you lost a tooth from an injury, advanced gum disease or tooth decay? Dental implants cave complete your... read more »

Your Teeth Need Healthy Foods

Your teeth are an essential aspect of your everyday life. In fact, your teeth help you talk clearly and eat, which is why it is necessary to take good care of them. If you take good care of your teeth, then you could keep your teeth healthy and strong for a lifetime. Part of keeping your teeth healthy includes consuming... read more »

The Basics: Tooth Decay

Your oral health care is fundamental for limiting the effects of several risks that can occur. Because tooth decay is so destructive to your smile and it can wear down your tooth enamel rather quickly, it is important to implement several treatments and plans in place to limit the effects of tooth decay. Oftentimes, tooth decay is linked to various... read more »

Getting a Healthy Smile With Braces

A healthy smile isn’t just about brushing and flossing. It also involves teeth that are properly aligned, creating a vibrant, attention-grabbing smile. Aligned teeth actually decrease your risk for cavities and gum disease, since you eliminate the nooks and crannies where tartar and germs can build up. Here at our practice in Boone, North Carolina, we’re dedicated to helping you... read more »

How to Treat Dry Mouth

If you suffer from dry mouth, you most likely have a dry, cottony feeling in your mouth that just won’t seem to go away. This can be quite troublesome, especially because you might feel like you are thirsty all the time. The good news is that there are things you can do to help your dry mouth, and our doctor,... read more »

Crown Lengthening: For “Gummy” Smiles

If you feel self-conscious about your smile because your gums tend to show or you’d like to have some restorative dental work done but your gums are in the way, there is no need to worry—Dr. Jerry Butler can help you. With the help of his team of specialists, Dr. Jerry Butler can offer your smile a crown lengthening treatment.... read more »

What to Do About Bleeding Gums

Many people see a little pink in the sink when they are brushing their teeth or flossing and they tend to pay no attention to it. This can be a mistake. If your gums are bleeding, something may be wrong. Here’s what may be going on: - You don’t floss very often. If you’ve taken a break from flossing, your... read more »

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