What are Root Canals, Tooth Infections, and Abscesses?

A healthy body has the ability to fight off infections fairly well. However, your teeth are something of an exception. You see, teeth infections typically happen in the center of your tooth, meaning you won’t be able to get antibodies to the infection. In other words, to address a tooth infection, you’ll need root canal… Read more »

A Tooth with a Large Cavity Might Need to be Restored by a Crown

A cavity is a general term used to describe an area of tooth decay that requires repair. A large cavity or one that has been ignored can compromise so much tooth enamel that ’s dentists cannot repair it with a simple filling. In a case like this, we will often recommend removing and restoring all… Read more »

The Habits to Avoid for Top-Notch Oral Health

Your dentist, Dr. , and our team care for you and your oral health, which is why we strongly recommend that you take great care of your smile. In addition to keeping up on oral hygiene, visiting your dentist regularly, and having a balanced diet, our team encourages you to avoid the tooth-harming habits that… Read more »

The Many Reasons Why You May Need a Dental Crown

A dental crown in , , is a beneficial dental restoration that is a tooth-shaped cap that restores the shape, size, and appearance of your tooth. When cemented into place, the crown engulfs the entire tooth up to the gumline. There are many reasons why you might need a dental crown, and some of those… Read more »

The Five Things That Can Cause a Dark Smile

If you are wondering why your smile won’t stay the white, brilliant shade you want it to, our team is happy to tell you why! There are many things in the world today that can cause tooth discoloration. Those things are: – Drinks: Some drinks have intense color pigments, which attach to the white section… Read more »

Do You Have a Cavity?

If you feel pain when you chew your food, or have a tooth that is sensitive to hot and cold, or perhaps a toothache that won’t go away, you may have a cavity in the making. Even with the best of care—daily brushing and flossing and regular dental cleanings–your pearly whites can develop dental caries,… Read more »

All You Need to Know About the Different Types of Floss

Do you ever look at the multiple floss options at the store and get a bit overwhelmed and confused? If so, our team is here to help you! Each product has different characteristics that can help you in different ways, and we’re happy to tell you what those are: · Wide floss: Wide floss is… Read more »

4 Ways to Keep Your Dental Crown in Great Condition

Dental crowns are great restorations that can improve the health and condition of a worn down, broken, or discolored tooth. However, they are only successful if you take proper care of them. So, to help you maintain the top-notch condition of your dental crown, we recommend doing the following four things: · Brush: It is… Read more »

Lumineers and Veneers: Which is Right for You?

Are you unhappy with the appearance of your smile? Do you ever wish there was something you could do to achieve a radiant teeth? If you would like to improve the appearance of your smile, we recommend considering dental veneers and lumineers. These thin shells are especially useful if you have small gaps in your… Read more »

What are Dental Implants?

A dental implant is a great way to replace a lost tooth and maintain healthy jaw structure. You will need to have enough bone to anchor the dental implant. This might require you to have a bone graft procedure a few months in advance. Your dentist or periodontist can determine if you need a bone… Read more »