Caring for Your Child’s Smile

As their primary caregiver, one of the most important aspects of bringing your child in for their first dental visit is learning how best to care for their teeth. We are happy to show you how to clean their mouth daily and answer any questions or concerns you may have... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Helping Your Child Feel at Ease at the Dentist Office

Bringing your child in for their first dental visit early in their life is so they get used to being in a dental office and won’t get nervous. Once your child is older than two, depending on their temperament and personality, they might experience anxiety at the different sights and... Read more »

Great Dental Care Equals a Great Smile

By now you may have already seen the value of daily oral hygiene when it comes to maintaining a healthy mouth with strong teeth and gums. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush combined with a fluoride toothpaste and flossing in between the teeth and... Read more »

Nitrous Oxide and your Dental Visit

Nitrous oxide or laughing gas was first discovered in the 1700’s but for years, it was used for entertainment at social gatherings. However, it was in 1844 that people first considered using it for sedation dentistry. Laughing gas was popular at parties and is useful for sedation dentistry because it... Read more »

Getting the Most Out of Your Dental Bond

A dental bond is one of the easiest, most inexpensive ways to repair minor damage to a tooth. To place a dental bond, our dentist can use a dental bond to repair problems such as chips, stains, and minor cavities. A dental bond can also correct issues such as teeth... Read more »

You Should Always wear a Mouthguard

Imagine hitting the game-winning shot in the championship game, as the roar of the crowd drowns out everything else and you get buried in a dogpile of teammates, coaches, and fans. Then you stand up and smile, the flashes of cameras going off incessantly. The next day you see your... Read more »

Including a Fluoride Treatment in Your Dental Checkup Can Help With Cavity Prevention

Maintaining good oral hygiene habits is an essential component in preventing problems with gum disease and cavities. It starts by remembering to brush your teeth twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste. You also need to remember to floss between each of your teeth and along the... Read more »

Dental Sealants: The Way to a Healthier Smile

If you want a top-notch smile and oral health, then you should consider helping your teeth with dental sealants. Dental sealants are strong and reliable dental products that can help you keep your teeth in tip-top shape. You can call our office to find out if this treatment is right... Read more »