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 »

The Unique Advantages of Chewing Gum

If you want to enjoy a healthy smile, you’ll want to watch what you put in your mouth. For example, let’s talk about chewing gum. While some kinds of gum should be avoided, others can have unique advantages for your mouth. The chewing motion and substances in the gum help your salivary glands produce saliva,… Read more »

Invisalign Aligners Can Help You Get the Beautiful Smile You Want

At the dental practice of , our team is pleased to offer Invisalign® aligners to help you straighten your smile in , using an orthodontic alternative to traditional braces. Invisalign is well-suited to helping overcome smile problems with crooked or crowded teeth, a bite which is off, and teeth which have gaps. How does Invisalign accomplish this without… Read more »

Why a Fast-Paced Lifestyle Is Dangerous for Your Smile

Our dentist, Dr. , and dental team care about you and your smile, which is why we encourage you to take good care of your teeth and gums regularly. If you have a fast-paced lifestyle, this is even more important. Unfortunately, this lifestyle can harm your smile and alter your oral health more than you… Read more »

Information About Mouth Guards

Do you, a child, or a loved one participate in high risk activities such as contact sports? If so, it is important to always keep your oral health care in check by wearing safety gear and other equipment that may be necessary to protect your head, neck, and facial area. One of the best methods… Read more »

FAQs About Dental Crowns

Dental crowns are great dental restorations that can help your smile more than you might realize. However, they might be confusing as well. So, if your dentist, Dr. , recommended restoring your smile with a dental crown in , , our dental team will be happy to teach you a little more about the restoration… Read more »