What Can You Do About Gum Disease?

You probably know that gum disease can cause serious problems, but do you ever wonder what you can do if you have this issue? Fortunately, there are a few things you can do. Sadly. while severe instance of gum disease could require surgical help, most cases won’t. Still, prevention is the preferable option. One essential… Read more »

The Cleaning Tips You Need to Care for Your Denture

Do you ever think about the many different food particles, bacteria, and other substances that gather on your denture throughout the day? If not, try thinking about it now. Your dentures get extremely dirty each and every day, which is why it is so important to clean your appliance regularly. To help you do so,… Read more »

5 Tricks to Overcoming Your Dental Phobia

Your dental phobia needs to be treated—just like any other dental problem does. If you don’t overcome your fears, your smile could be jeopardized, and we don’t want that. So, to help you finally feel better in the hands of the dentist, our team at recommends doing the following things: Talk to the Dentist Make… Read more »

Gingivoplasty Surgery for Gum Disease

Advanced gum disease caused by tartar buildup and poor oral hygiene can pose a serious threat to your gums and the roots of your teeth. Periodontitis is an advanced form of gum disease that causes infection and inflammation. This can cause your teeth to recede from your gums, creating pockets that harbor bacteria near the… Read more »

Don’t Let Sleep Apnea Slow You Down

If you wake up tired, listless and nodding off during the day even though you think you are getting a good night’s sleep, you may be struggling with sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a chronic condition where you stop breathing, or breathe shallowly throughout the night. Your breath pauses may last anywhere from seconds to… Read more »

Do You Practice Good Oral Hygiene at Home?

What does a good at-home dental cleaning routine consist of? Of course, brushing and flossing is the most important thing you can do, even though you won’t be active at night. Even though you won’t be active while you sleep, the bacteria in your mouth will be. To avoid this type of problem, we recommend… Read more »

Factors for Oral Cancer and Pharyngeal Cancer

Oral cancers are very serious conditions that can affect your quality of life. Oral cancer screenings at your regular dental checkup are an essential tool for early detection, which improves your odds for successful treatment. There are several factors that can contribute to whether or not you develop oral cancer. While some of them are… Read more »

Our Team’s Recent Continuing Education Experience

Our team at cares about you and your smile, and we do everything we can to make sure we have the best services possible for you and your family members. One of the main things we do to stay informed on the best treatment and dental technology possible is continue our education. The dental world… Read more »

How Lasers Can Help Your Smile

Have you ever heard about a friend visiting the dentist only to have lasers used in his or her treatment? Or have you heard of a dentist advertising the benefits of laser dentistry? Do you ever wonder what said benefits could be, or if laser dentistry is even safe? In fact, dentist have been employing… Read more »

Wisdom Teeth Removal

Have you ever wondered why some wisdom teeth need to be removed while others don’t? Nearly 85% of all wisdom teeth will eventually need to be removed, but how do you know if you’re in the majority or the minority? Of course, it is important to visit your dentist to check the status of your… Read more »