Dental Health 101: Tooth Extractions

Even though we believe that the best place for your teeth is in your smile, there may be times when a tooth needs to be extracted. We may do everything we can to save that tooth, but it could be beyond aid as a result of an oral trauma or... Read more »

How Do Dental Implants Work?

Is your smile missing a tooth? Are you less confident or willing to share your smile as a result? If you would like to restore your smile and have a full set of teeth once again, we may be able to help. While there may be several options to consider,... Read more »

What is Nitrous Oxide?

Are you, or your child, nervous about going to the dentist? Does the thought of an upcoming appointment bring up feeling of mild to moderate anxiety? You are not the only person to suffer from dental phobia. You may want to consider using nitrous oxide, commonly known as laughing gas,... Read more »

Dental Fillings: Amalgam or Composite?

Do you have a cavity that needs to be filled? Are you trying to decide which kind of filling you should get? If you are, we would like to assist you by telling you a little bit about amalgam and composite fillings and why both of them can be beneficial... Read more »

A Crown for Your Smile

Do you have a tooth that has been damaged from a trauma or decay? Does one of your teeth have a blemish you don’t want to see anymore? If you answered yes to either of these questions, you could be a candidate for a dental crown. Crowns can restore a... Read more »

Sealing the Fissures

Do you have a hard time cleaning your back teeth? Do they have deep fissures that seem to hold on to food particles? If you answered yes, you are not the only one with this problem, and there is a way to treat it. You can now get dental sealants... Read more »

Gums Gotcha Down? Consider Treatment for Gingivitis

Are your gums slightly red or puffy? Do you experience discomfort when you brush your teeth or floss? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may be in the early stages of gum disease. Commonly known as gingivitis, this infection in the gums may begin being mild... Read more »

Bridging the Space in Your Smile

Is there a gap in your smile that you wish wasn’t there? A bridge may be just the solution for you. A bridge is a permanent prosthetic device that may be recommended if you are missing one or more teeth and are cemented onto the neighboring teeth. If left unfilled,... Read more »

Cavities: Is It Sugar?

You probably learned your dental hygiene habits as a young person. But now as an adult, you have some questions that went unanswered. Do you really need to limit your sugar? Is it sugar that causes cavities? This is a good question. The more you know about cavities and how... Read more »

New Year, New Smile With Invisalign®

A new year, a fresh start. January has a way of helping us look at our goals and see where we have been, what we’ve already accomplished, and where we want to go. May we suggest that 2018 be the year you finally get the smile of your dreams? Say... Read more »