Teeth Whitening: Things to Be Aware Of

Teeth whitening is a very popular way to beautify the smile. Having a brighter, whiter smile can greatly boost a person’s confidence and self-esteem. Teeth whitening can be performed in a dental office, with take-home kits from the dental office, or with over-the-counter kits. Regardless of the method you choose, your teeth and gums need… Read more »

How Your Jaw Pain Can Relate to Your Oral Health

Jaw pain is a common problem in the world today, but that doesn’t mean it should be overlooked. Whether you believe it or not, your jaw pain could be related to your oral health, and our dental team is here to help you pinpoint the problem as well as treat it as soon as possible…. Read more »

Understanding Professional Dental Cleanings

Many people slack when it comes to maintaining proper oral health. This holiday, why not start the year off with a healthy smile by visiting the dentist. Being able to maintain proper oral health is easier than many people think. By giving yourself healthy habits of brushing twice a day, flossing each day, and visiting… Read more »

Is Invisalign® a Good Choice for Your Smile?

If you have been wanting a newer, straighter smile, you might have more options than you imagined. Traditional braces, which have made advancements that offer ceramic and not just metal brackets, are not the only methods available to correct bite problems and straighten teeth. Since May 2000, Invisalign® has been available for patients, and they… Read more »

Flossing to Prevent Gum Disease

Most people are happy to brush their teeth diligently because they can see the results in their pearly whites. And brushing your teeth is vital to preventing tooth decay and gum disease. But often people don’t think about how flossing helps prevent gum disease as well! Gum disease, in its early stages is called gingivitis…. Read more »

Which is Best for You: Root Canal or Tooth Extraction

Do you ever hesitate to make an appointment with your dentist because you know—or even think—there’s a chance you could need root canal treatment? If you do, you aren’t alone. But did you know that if a root canal, which is the soft layer in the center of your tooth, is infected or damaged, the… Read more »

How to Choose the Right Oral Hygiene Products

It can be overwhelming at times to walk through the aisles in the store when choosing an oral hygiene product. With so many kinds and brands to choose from, it’s no wonder people get frustrated, not knowing where to turn. Our team is going to help you understand some oral hygiene products to help you… Read more »

When to Remove Wisdom Teeth

Did you know that many people are born without wisdom teeth? Did you know that, arguably, people born without wisdom teeth are better off? This is partially because 85% of all wisdom teeth eventually need to be removed before they cause damage and trouble in your smile. In fact, here are three of the common… Read more »

The Best Toothpaste for Your Smile

Do you ever wonder what type of toothpaste is best for you? Did you know that some toothpastes are designed to meet different needs? For example, some toothpastes are designed to taste good—mostly to help children—and others are intended specifically for fighting tartar. But, do you know which toothpaste is right for you? We’re happy… Read more »

Why Your Teeth Matter During Pregnancy

When you’re pregnant, you’re typically not worried about something small like your teeth. But did you know that caring for your teeth is essential to having a healthy pregnancy? Your teeth, if poorly treated, are prone to dental problems that may affect the health of your baby. We’re going to give you some tips for… Read more »