You Won’t Believe What Cleaning Your Tongue Does

If you’re reading on our dental blog (or any dental blog), you may likely be familiar with tongue cleaning. Tongue cleaning, the practice of eradicating bacterial acids from your tongue using a specially-designed oral apparatus, has a few benefits, and you should think about them if you’re on the fence about tongue cleaning. One of… Read more »

Protecting Your Smile from Gum Disease Risk Factors

The Halloween season is finally here, which means sweets and treats aplenty. However, do not overdo it this year as you can easily increase the risk for tooth decay and gum disease. Sugars and sweets can be transformed into harmful acids within your smile which will eat through your tooth enamel and contribute to plaque… Read more »

Test Your Dental Knowledge with This Dental Care Quiz

The more you know about dental care, the better off your smile will be. This is why our dentist, Dr. , encourages you to know as much as possible about your teeth, gums, and oral health. This way you will know what to do to keep your smile in tip-top shape. So, let’s test your… Read more »

Making Your Veneers Last

Dental veneers are a terrific way to improve your smile. Veneers can be used to conceal chipped, cracked or stained teeth. If your teeth are misshapen, or placed too far apart, the problem can be corrected by dental veneers. To place your veneers, your dentist will remove a small portion of the enamel from your… Read more »

Don’t Let Dry Mouth Get You Down

Saliva is not one of those things that people really want to talk about. Be that as it may, it has a very important job to do. It helps break down your food so that your body can digest it. It also cleanses your mouth of food debris and fights bacteria; both which help to… Read more »

Opting for Dental Bonds

You may have been keeping a close eye on one more of your teeth if they are decayed, chipped, cracked or discolored. You may want to fix that problem, but you don’t know what your options are for getting your smile back. In this case, it is a good idea to visit Dr. to see… Read more »

Interesting Facts About Oral Cancer

Defend your oral health by getting screened for oral cancer. Although cancers may easily go unnoticed before signs begin to appear, screenings are essential to ensure the disease is caught fast enough to ensure a positive recovery rate. Typical symptoms include the following: – Look for obvious spots, patched, blotches, or marks. – Look for… Read more »

Dental Sealants Protect Smiles

Did you know that dental sealants can lower your risk of tooth decay by nearly 80%? Dental sealants are designed to improve your smile by protecting your teeth from decay and enamel erosion that cause cavities and other oral emergencies. With a dental sealant, your smile will be better protected from the harmful acids produced… Read more »

Which Foods Are Healthy for Your Smile?

Have you ever wondered which foods are healthy for your smile? Although all foods inevitably wear down teeth slightly due to the chewing process, it is hard enough to wear teeth out as teeth that are well taken care of can last a lifetime of use. Listed below are food choices that can help keep… Read more »

A Dental Bridge Might Just Be What Your Smile Needs for the Summer

If you have had issues with your smile, a dental bridge might just be what you need to prepare you for the summer season, and all the social activities that come with it. If you have missing teeth and want to fill them in, a dental bridge can do that effectively and attractively. Dental bridges fill… Read more »