It’s a Good Idea to Have Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

Your wisdom teeth are evolutionary holdovers from a time when in when our ancestors lived on a diet that included a large amount of roots and other hard foods. In modern times wisdom teeth have become little more than a nuisance, and are capable of causing significant complications in your oral health. As a general… Read more »

How Teeth Whitening Can Brighten Your Smile

Are your teeth stained or discolored? Tooth discoloration is quite common, your teeth can become yellow, brown, and sometimes even grayish, depending on the cause, or you may simply develop dark spots. Extrinsic stains occur thanks to outside sources which are often in your control. These include staining from the following: Food—eating bright berries, curries and… Read more »

What a Crown is Made from Depends on Function and Appearance in Your Smile

Your new crown will effectively replace the enamel layer of tooth that was damaged or suffered from severe tooth decay. The tooth’s primary function and appearance in your smile will determine what material recommends for the crown. Base metal, and gold alloy crowns are very strong, and durable. This makes them a good choice for… Read more »

Post-Extraction Dental Care

One of the perks of having a tooth pulled at is that Dr. uses extreme skill and care, making the procedure quick and painless. Afterward, if necessary, will offer a tooth replacement treatment to restore your smile. When the procedure is complete, will supply you with special care instructions to speed healing and prevent infection…. Read more »

How to Clean and Maintain Your New Denture Implants

Over the course of the past two decades, dental implant technology and techniques have continued to evolve. Now they can also be used to implant multiple anchor points to help lock your removable dentures in place. Even though your new denture implants and and locking hardware are made from materials that are not subject to… Read more »

How to Protect Your Smile From Plaque

Plaque is a dangerous, destructive substance that can completely harm your smile if you let it. The most common dental issues that can occur are tooth decay and gum disease, and the best thing you can do for your smile and oral health is fight plaque growth each day. Our team recommends doing so by:… Read more »

Toothpaste Shopping Tips

An effective oral hygiene routine has many facets that deserve strong consideration. The American Dental Association recommends you brush your teeth twice a day, with a soft bristled toothbrush and nonabrasive toothpaste. This should be followed immediately by flossing between your teeth and along the gum line. Toothpaste, improves the effectiveness of the act of… Read more »

What Is An Abscess?

Do you know what causes the development of an abscess in your mouth, how you can tell it is there, or how it is treated? Keep reading to learn the answers to these questions. Causes The inner part of the tooth contains living tissues of blood vessels, nerves, and connective fibers, which are collectively called… Read more »

Your Toothbrush and Your Oral Health

If you are brushing and flossing your pearly whites diligently daily, you are doing your part to remove bacteria and plaque which can cause tooth decay and gum disease. So how do you care for your toothbrush, since it’s such a vital part of your oral health care? The mouth is home to millions of… Read more »

The Details About Dental Plaque

Dental plaque is a dangerous film that resides on your teeth each and every day. It’s not necessarily noticeable, but it can be if you haven’t brushed your teeth for some time. This film covers your teeth and makes them feel fuzzy. If the plaque is there for a long amount of time, your smile… Read more »