Oral Health Quiz: Dentures

Did you know that dentures can be crafted for as little as a single tooth? Although we may often think of dentures as something that is designed for replacing entire rows of teeth, they can actually be crafted for whichever size or shape needed to replace as many teeth as needed. If you are missing… Read more »

The Oral Health Risks of Plaque and Tartar

It’s important to beware of the risks of plaque and tartar in your smile, and we highly encourage you to take steps to prevent these harmful substances. Plaque and tartar are the main culprits behind several types of dangerous oral health problems that can affect the quality of your smile. We have provided a review… Read more »

Tobacco Use Contributes to Dental Stains

Stains can gradually build up and discolor your tooth enamel when you consume dark beverages like coffee, tea and cola. At the same time, there are other things that can also cause dental stains. It’s worth noting that even occasional tobacco use can introduce tar and other chemicals that can promote significant dental stains. Tobacco… Read more »

The Bane of Stress Induced Bruxism

Modern life brings with it stress and anxiousness. We all suffer from it at times. Stress may come from multiple sources, career as well as personal and family life. Stress manifests in various ways for different people. One typical way that it appears is problematic for your oral health. Although it isn’t a helpful thing,… Read more »

What Should I Do to Help My Baby Have a Good Oral Health?

If you want your baby to have the top-notch oral health you deserve, then our dentist, Dr. , is more than happy to help you. If you’re like many others, you’re probably not sure where to start. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to help your baby have strong and healthy teeth and… Read more »

A Porcelain Dental Crown Can Be Used to Cosmetically Restore an Unappealing Tooth

Each tooth in the front of your mouth plays an important role in your basic oral function as well as the appearance of your smile. When one of these teeth is affected by a cavity, discolored tooth enamel, or some type of physical defect it can cause you to feel self-conscious about your appearance. Rather… Read more »

TMJ Disorder Discomfort Can Sometimes Be Reduced by Sleeping with a Dental Guard

TMJ disorder is a general term that is sometimes used to describe discomfort or dysfunction with the complex temporomandibular joints that hinge your jaw. Typical symptoms often include a chronic ache in the muscles around the jaw, temples, or in front of the ears. Additional TMJ disorder symptoms could also involve discomfort when biting down,… Read more »

Important Tips About Cosmetic Dentistry

Where you aware of the plethora of treatments available to you to enhance your smile? There’s an entire branch of dentistry, known as cosmetic dentistry, designed to upgrade and improve the quality of your teeth. Whether you have broken tooth, a missing tooth, or severely damaged teeth, cosmetic dentistry can be used to improve your… Read more »

Cracked Tooth Syndrome: What Is It?

Has your dentist, Dr. , told you that you have cracked tooth syndrome? If so, that means you have a tooth enamel crack that is tough to see. This is often because it’s so small or it’s in an area that is hidden, like underneath the gums. Because of these things, the crack might not… Read more »

Taking Care of Inflamed Gums

If you have inflamed gums, you are probably in at least a little bit of pain. While there are many reasons why your gums are inflamed, there is a high chance the reason could be gum disease. This disease is a serious and dangerous dental issue. So, if you have inflamed gums, your best first… Read more »