How Can Denture Adhesive Help Maintain Your Dentures?

When you receive full dentures at our office to repair significant tooth loss, your appliance is designed to fit your natural gum structure for a sturdy grip. However, over time, a condition known as oral atrophy causes the underlying bone to change, altering the fit of your dentures. We recommend applying denture adhesive to improve… Read more »

Don’t Forget the Importance of Oral Health Care

Did you know that your oral health care can often depend on several aspects of your life including products that are safe to use as well as treatments and lifestyle choices that lower your risk for oral accidents and injuries? Not only do you need to make sure that you’re taking care of your teeth… Read more »

Content Smiles: Dental Erosion Prevention

An outstanding smile depends on making sure that any risks you are taking are minimized with effective countermeasures. If for any reason you’re eating foods and consuming drinks that could potentially do damage to your teeth, you will have to have a cleaning system in place to ensure that your mouth is kept free and… Read more »

A Dental Bridge Can Often Replace a Missing Front Tooth

The teeth in the front of your mouth play an important role in helping you bite off pieces of hard and tough foods. They are also presented to the world when you smile. When a front tooth is lost to a severe dental trauma or an untreated cavity the void in your mouth can do… Read more »

A Dental Crown Can Treat a Tooth with a Bad Dental Filling

Your dentist can sometimes use a dental filling to effectively treat a single surface cavity or a minor physical defect that is limited to the tooth’s enamel layer. If you sometimes forget to brush your teeth twice a day or neglect to floss, the acids in your mouth could gradually start to weaken the bond… Read more »

Don’t You Hate Having Halitosis?

Halitosis, or bad breath, is an unfortunate oral issue that can be embarrassing for the patient and repellant to the unfortunate people around him/her. Is it any wonder why the store counters are filled to overflowing with mints, chewing gum and breath fresheners? While these may be helpful to mask odors, they are only temporary… Read more »

How Does a Dental Cleaning Help Me?

If you’re not sure why you attend your dental checkups every six months, then you most likely dislike visiting our office. Those who don’t know about the benefits provided at your dental checkup appointments don’t fully understand the importance of the treatments. One vital portion of the appointment is the dental cleaning. To help you… Read more »

A Dental Filling Might Be Able to Repair a Chipped Tooth

Tooth enamel gets its incredible strength from a complex matrix of microscopic mineral crystals. Yet as hard as your teeth are there are still some things that can chip or fracture a tooth. This often comes in the form of an accidental blow to the mouth, crunching repeatedly on ice, or a bad habit of… Read more »

Take Care of Your Smile with Tooth Hazard Warnings

Never assume your teeth and gums are safe just because you’re following daily routines and doing what you’ve always done. Even if you have not suffered any form of oral accident or injury due to your lifestyle choices, it does not mean they can’t potentially do damage your teeth later. Be aware of all potential… Read more »

Dentistry Topics for Beginners: Gum Disease Symptoms

Did you know that gum disease can be caused by numerous risks including lifestyle habits, your diet, and genetic predispositions? Even though numerous risks are present for gum disease, it is important to have it treated immediately. However, spotting it is often the key to determine if gum disease is present. Listed below are few… Read more »