Treating The Holiday Sweet Tooth

As we come up on the holidays it’s hard not to daydream about all the delicious food we’re going to eat. Pies, cookies, cakes, chocolates, stocking stuffer candy, ciders and other sugary beverages… wait. That might mean some serious damage for our teeth. Sugary foods can lead to tartar buildup, decay, cavities, canker sores, and… Read more »

Simple Ways To Brighten Your Teeth

Whiter teeth are always desired. Everyone wants whiter teeth and with good reason – white teeth make us look younger, healthier, more attractive, and just overall better. Yellowing or stained teeth can be a huge hit to your confidence, while whiter teeth can make a difference for big events, photos, or just when you’re ready… Read more »

4 Signs You Need to See Your Dentist ASAP

Very few people like to go to the dentist. It’s not that appealing to have sharp and shiny objects in your mouth. It can feel vulnerable to open up your mouth to be scrubbed by a stranger. The smells are strong and the grainy toothpaste is even stronger. It takes time out of your busy… Read more »

Professional Teeth Whitening

There are few people out there who wouldn’t like to brighten their teeth a few shades. White teeth make a person look younger, healthier, and much more attractive. Who wouldn’t want that? Our teeth become discolored over time, especially if we drink dark beverages like coffee, wine, soda, and dark liquors. If you use nicotine… Read more »

What to Do for a Chipped or Cracked Tooth

What an awful feeling – biting down on something hard, knocking your mouth against a surface, or being hit in the face or the mouth – and hearing that crunch or click. The crunch or click means that your tooth is now in pieces, and smiling will reveal that terrifying gap. What do you do?… Read more »

Why Should I Get Dental Sealants?

With today’s science and technology, the options for dental procedures are ever-growing. Everything is more sophisticated, less invasive, and sometimes even cheaper than in days past. Once people had to live with the teeth they had, stuck without cosmetic or repair options that would work for them. But today you can go see your dentist… Read more »

Oral Health Essentials: Bad Breath

Are you aware that bad breath, also referred to as halitosis, is an oral health disorder caused by foul odors emanating from your mouth? Frequently, these odors arise from bacteria. If you are unsure what is producing your bad breath, look for signs and symptoms that are arising. Serious issues within your body may be… Read more »

5 Signs It’s Time to Get Your Wisdom Teeth Out

There isn’t really a set time to get your wisdom teeth removed. Some get them out as teens, some as adults, some don’t have them, and some never actually need them taken out. Wisdom teeth tend to surface between 15 and 25 years of age. At this point, you’ve had your permanent teeth for over… Read more »

When to Visit the Dentist

At in , , Dr. wants to see you at least twice a year for an exam and a cleaning. Regular visits to our office will not only ensure that your teeth get a regular professional cleaning, but will also allow us to spot any small problems before they become big problems. However, there may… Read more »

The Pros and Cons of Choosing Veneers

Veneers are becoming more and more popular, and not just for those with serious teeth conditions. We are seeing patients choose veneers in all walks of life, and for totally voluntary reasons. Veneers are sometimes connected to the negative effects of bad teeth, oral injury, or other less desirable conditions. That’s not always the case,… Read more »