Posts Categorized: General Dentistry

Cavities: The Importance Of Early Detection

Cavities are formed from tooth decay that wears through the outer layer of your tooth (enamel). Once the decay reaches the softer, inner layers of your tooth (dentin), it creates the holes that are known as cavities. If left without treatment, a cavity can begin to spread and infect other parts of your inner tooth… Read more »

Don’t Forget Your Dental Benefits

Next week is Thanksgiving, which means the holiday season is upon us. This also means that 2015 is quickly drawing to a close. We like to take the time to remind our patients about their dental benefits. Be sure to schedule an appointment and use them before you lose them. We can help you obtain… Read more »

Dental Care Tips for Seniors

As you age, your risk for serious oral health problems increases. In fact, Americans over the age of 65 have a significantly higher chance of developing gum disease, losing a permanent tooth, or experiencing health problems related to adult tooth loss. However, these statistics don’t mean that seniors have to resign themselves to a lifetime… Read more »

2 High-Tech Approaches to Dental Checkups

Getting excited about technology shouldn’t be restricted to the world of the newest release from Apple or an innovation in artificial intelligence. Dental technology has grown by leaps and bounds over the past couple of decades and it has resulted in professional dental care that is more accurate, more comfortable, more efficient, and better for… Read more »

How Many Teeth Can Implants Replace?

Have you been looking into replacing your missing teeth? If so, we are happy you have made this decision. Completing your smile provides you with a long list of advantages, including protecting your smile alignment, protecting your jaw health, improving your confidence, and improving your ability to eat and speak. Fortunately, if you’re considering dental… Read more »

Do I Qualify for Dental Implants? Take This Quiz

We are often excited to find that patients take the decision to replace their missing teeth seriously. If you have been doing your homework and have chosen dental implants to complete your smile, you have likely discovered the many benefits offered by these prosthetics throughout your research. However, we also realize that patients often become… Read more »

Are You Flossing Correctly? Take This Quiz

Patients often speak with us about how they can best protect their smiles from all of the potential negative side effects of plaque and even staining agents. If your goal is to maintain a truly beautiful, sparkling, healthy smile, it is important that you visit us regularly for preventive care. While your efforts will not… Read more »

Replacing Your Teeth for A Complete Smile

Have you been hiding your smile because you have open spaces that embarrass you? Patients who have experienced tooth loss know firsthand how overwhelming this oral concern can become. What may begin as mild embarrassment can evolve into something that controls a large portion of your daily life. You may have difficulty eating the foods… Read more »