A Knocked-Out Tooth Is Often Lost and Needs a Dental Implant Restoration

Athletes are always at risk of suffering sports-related injuries. Athletes who participate in contact sports and do not consistently use a quality mouthguard are at increased risk for suffering oral trauma. One of the most severe accidents is having a tooth knocked out by a hard blow to the face. In most of these situations,… Read more »

Sleep Apnea May Be the Reason You Are Always Tired

Sleep apnea may be the reason you are always tired. Because the disorder is so difficult to detect, mainly because we are asleep when it occurs, it can go untreated for many years. If a sleep partner or roommate has ever pointed out that you snore heavily at night, you will want to get schedule… Read more »

Daily Oral Care Habits to Keep Sharp

No matter your age or experience with the upkeep of oral hygiene, it’s always good to have a refresher on why the daily routine of brushing and flossing is vital to the health of your teeth. The care of your smile is one of the most important daily routines you can develop. Without a routine… Read more »

Toothpaste: The Facts

Would you be surprised to learn that toothpaste has existed for more than a hundred years? At first, toothpaste was flavorless. Now, there are several options you can consider—but with all the options available to you, how do you pick the toothpaste that best meets your needs? In reality, there are several options that could… Read more »

Dental Veneers Are a Fantastic Way to Get a Hollywood Smile

Veneers are ultra-thin shells of ceramic (porcelain) or a composite resin material, which are bonded to the front of teeth. This procedure requires little or no anesthesia and can be the ideal choice for improving the appearance of the front teeth. Veneers are placed to mask discolorations, to brighten teeth and to improve a smile…. Read more »

Dental Veneers Are Great for Making Flawless Smiles

Dental veneers are great for making flawless smiles. With state-of-the-art technology and the excellent craftsmanship of our team at , we can affix a set of veneers to your teeth to give you the near-perfect smile you have been dreaming of. Each veneer is designed for maximum effectiveness in each patient to achieve the desired… Read more »

What Are the Differences Between Plaque and Tartar?

Did you know plaque and tartar cause gum disease, and when they build up on your smile, they harm the teeth and affect your oral health? There are quite a few differences between the two as well. To tell you a little more about plaque and tartar in , , our dental team has provided… Read more »

TMJ Disorder Has Some Common Symptoms

Your lower jaw is attached to the upper jaw by a pair of temporomandibular joints. These are sophisticated joints working in concert with muscles, ligaments, and a cartilaginous disk. They are what allow you to open your mouth to talk and bite, chew and grind food. Sometimes a mechanical injury or inflammation issues in these… Read more »

A Loose Crown Can Cause Serious Problems

A dental crown is cemented in place with a very strong dental adhesive cement. This is meant to give the tooth the strength to bite, chew and grind hard foods. As firm as this hold is, there are still times when a blow to the face or complications from gum disease can weaken the relationship… Read more »

Making Oral Hygiene Fun for Kids

As your child grows, he or she learns how to take care of themselves. One of the skills they need to gain during this time is how to brush his or her teeth. Helping your child get into the habit of brushing at least twice a day for two minutes can be difficult. However, if… Read more »