Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... 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 in the Long Run

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 »

A Basic Rundown of Pediatric Dentistry

Do you know what pediatrics is and how it involves the oral health care of your child? Pediatric dentistry is a specialized field of dentistry that focuses on the oral health care of infants and young children. Before a child comes of age, they will need additional assistance with their... Read more »

Don’t Forget the Importance of Healthy and Unhealthy Diet Choices

Have you ever thought about your diet and how it is affecting the health of your teeth and gums? Not only can a poor diet lead to tooth decay and cavities, but it can also cause immediate dental damage and lead to oral accidents and injuries, and in some cases... Read more »

Oral Health Wonders: Dental Bridges

Are you familiar with the benefits that dental bridges can provide? Dental bridges are designed as tooth prosthetics that are anchored in your mouth by attaching them to nearby and adjacent teeth. When dental bridges are placed into your mouth, they can provide several benefits to improve your smile and... Read more »

Do You Have a Tooth Grinding Habit?

It’s not uncommon for many people to occasionally clench or grind their teeth, but if it is a frequent habit that particularly occurs during sleep, your mouth could become damaged. We invite you to learn more about the signs of tooth grinding to know if you should take steps to... Read more »

Sources of Fluoride for Your Oral Health

The development of tooth sensitivity in your smile can cause you to experience sharp and severe discomfort when your teeth come in contact with products that are hot, cold, sweet or acidic. The most common cause of tooth sensitivity is weakened tooth enamel, which can result from acidic beverages and... Read more »

Proper Treatment for Chronic Bad Breath

If you struggle with persistent bad breath, it may be the direct result of poor lifestyle or diet habits. Problems with bad breath can often be remedied with effective oral care habits, including daily brushing and flossing and rinsing with antibacterial mouthwash. However, some patients struggle with chronic bad breath,... Read more »

How to Fight Plaque

Plaque is a white, sticky film that clings to the teeth and threatens to harm them regularly. In fact, plaque tends to promote cavities and gum disease. So, as you may have already guessed, it’s best to keep plaque at bay. To help you do so, our dentist, Dr. Jacob... Read more »