Avoid the Damage of Halloween Candy

This is a great time of year, especially for younger children. However, with the influx of candy in many people’s diets, this means they’re at higher risk for cavities. This is a serious problem because cavities can devolve into other issues when left untreated. With that in mind, let’s look at exactly what too much… Read more »

The Severity of a Chipped Tooth Influences Restoration

The enamel layer of your teeth is very hard and durable. This allows you to bite off, chew and grind hard foods. Unfortunately, there are rare situations where an accidental fall or blow to the face can carry enough force to actually chip the enamel layer on one or more teeth. This is even more… Read more »

Basic Care and First Aid Considerations When Taking Care of a Fractured Tooth

Each and every one of the teeth in your mouth has been designed by the ancient forces of evolution to be hard enough to bite off, chew and grind the hardest of foods. As hard as your teeth are, there are still some things they cannot withstand. A hard blow to the mouth from a… Read more »

Fluoride Treatment Strengthens Teeth

There is a lot of misinformation out there about fluoride, but the truth of the matter is that fluoride contains a ton of benefits for your overall tooth health. Each day, the natural bacteria in your mouth and the acidic foods and beverages you consume can erode your tooth enamel on a microscopic level. This… Read more »

Can a Tongue Scraper Help You?

You know that if you want to enjoy good oral health, you need to brush your teeth twice a day and floss daily, but did you know there are other things you can do to improve your oral health? Naturally, we recommend considering all of your options when it comes to your oral health—include tongue… Read more »

Truly Vibrant Teeth With KöR® Teeth Whitening

Have you ever wanted a brighter smile? Have you tried whitening treatments that just haven’t produced the results you’ve been looking for? Our dentists offer KöR® Whitening Deep Bleaching™ to patients who want truly remarkable results from their whitening treatment. Most whitening treatments are essentially the same, even if they are administered in a dentist’s… Read more »

What You Should Know About All-on-4 Implants

As you probably know, missing teeth can be embarrassing. However, did you know that having a gap in your smile can lead to a variety of issues. For instance, if you’re missing one tooth, the others could shift, resulting in gaps in your smile. Similarly, if you are missing one or more teeth, you could… Read more »

Common Causes of Dry Mouth

Your saliva production can be affected by many things, anything from dehydration to medical conditions and medications. When saliva is reduced, you may experience a condition called dry mouth, or xerostomia. Dry mouth happens when the salivary glands which produce saliva in the mouth decrease production, making the mouth feel drier than normal. No. 1…. Read more »

Teething: What Can You Do?

Did you know that some babies are born with their first tooth? Or that other children won’t get their first tooth until they are over a year old? Generally though, children get their first tooth when they are between four and six months old. Naturally, most parents are excited when a baby’s first tooth peeks… Read more »

Everyday Tips While Wearing Clear Correct Aligners

Clear Correct aligners are removable form of braces made from durable clear plastic. They are a great option for adults with modest alignment issues. They have become more popular than traditional braces as they are barely noticeable to the casual observer. Before being fitted for the aligners your dentist will take X-rays and make an… Read more »