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What to do During a Dental Emergency?

Dental emergencies tend to happen when you least expect them. Knowing what to do in a dental emergency could be the difference between saving a tooth and losing one. Learn about common dental emergencies and how to handle them properly.  Knocked-Out Tooth: More than 5 million teeth get knocked out annually. Even though teeth are […]

Best Foods for Healthy Smiles

It is a well-known fact that a high sugar diet increases a child’s risk for tooth decay. However, did you know there are particular types of foods that prevent tooth decay? Certain foods can help strengthen or even restore weakened enamel. Learn about common tooth-healthy foods that help prevent childhood cavities.  Crunchy Fruits and Vegetables: […]

Seamless Tooth Replacements

Missing teeth are more than just a cosmetic concern. Gaps in your smile can make simple daily necessities, such as speaking and chewing, a daunting task. Missing teeth also affects the bone density of the jaws, causes other teeth to shift, and can even make the face appear older. Although it is not currently possible […]

Bad Breath Culprits

Essentially everyone has experienced a sour smell secreting from their mouth. Not only does it leave a yucky taste in your mouth, but it can also be embarrassing when talking to a friend or co-worker. Bad breath happens for various reasons, from diet to serious oral health conditions. Find out common causes of bad breath […]

Fluoride: Nature’s Cavity Fighter

You have likely heard a dentist tell you about how fundamental fluoride is for your teeth. However, you may be curious how beneficial fluoride really is to your smile. Learn about fluoride and easy ways to ensure you always receive enough of it. Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral that makes the tooth enamel more […]

Your Dream Smile is Waiting

Summer is just around the corner, the season of weddings, festivals, vacations, and family gatherings! Get ready for all your exciting events by revamping your smile. Cosmetic dentistry can help you reach all your smile goals.  Teeth Whitening: One of the easiest ways to up your smile game is to brighten your smile with teeth […]

Orthodontic Emergency Preparation

It is impossible to predict when an orthodontic emergency is going to happen. However, you can ensure you are prepared for an emergency if it ever happens.  Although brackets and wires are securely attached to the teeth, biting into certain foods or a direct impact to the face can dislodge and break the hardware. Many […]

Gum Disease: Causes, Signs & Risks

Gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss among adults. It is a chronic infection that damages gum tissue and can potentially destroy the jaw bone. However, since this condition is typically painless, many individuals go years without receiving a formal diagnosis. There is no cure for gum disease, but diligent oral hygiene can […]

Easing Dental Fears

Does the thought of going to the dentist make you sweat? Are you putting off dental treatments due to fear? Dental anxiety affects millions of people. One study found that over 60% of individuals struggle with dental fear. However, nerves should never have to stand in the way of a patient receiving critical dental care.  Routine dentistry […]

Oral Care When Sick

Cold and flu season is just around the corner! Despite our best efforts, sometimes it can be impossible to avoid getting sick. When it comes to your smile, there are a few special considerations to take next time you catch a bug. Replace Your Toothbrush Flu viruses can live up to 72 hours on a […]