It’s the Season for…Dental Visits?

This time of the year, you are probably thinking about parties, family gatherings, and other holiday activities. Visiting the dentist may be the farthest thing from your mind right now, but it might be the best time for you and your family to schedule an appointment. During this time of the year, many kids are… Read more »

Does Your Cavity Need a Dental Filling?

If you frequently enjoy acidic beverages or don’t have an effective oral hygiene, your tooth enamel can become demineralized and develop a cavity. Over time, the cavity can spread to more and more of the tooth surface, causing you to feel heightened tooth sensitivity and dental pain. If a cavity is treated in time, our… Read more »

Identifying the Cause of Your Jaw Pain

Do you have jaw pain and are you’re having a hard time identifying the cause? If so, our dentist, Dr. , and dental team are more than happy to help you determine the cause of your pain and eliminate it. Unfortunately, there are many things that can cause your jaw pain. To help you know… Read more »

How To Cope With Dental Anxiety

A past negative experience at the dentist oftentimes creates dental anxiety, which can make your next appointments scary. However, our team is dedicated to you having the best dental experience at , and we are happy to help you make that happen. Here are some recommendations to make it easier. First, find out more about… Read more »

How to Take Care of Your Teeth

Here is a simple guide for the basic steps you can take to take care of your teeth. Brush: Brush your teeth for 2 minutes, twice a day. Choose a toothbrush that has the ADA Seal of Acceptance and replace it every 3-4 months (even if the bristles look “fine”). Brush the inside, outside, and… Read more »

Including a Simple Fluoride Treatment in Your Dental Checkup Helps Prevent Cavities

The American Dental Association recommends having a dental checkup and cleaning performed by a dentist twice each year. This will serve to remove plaque buildup and tartar from your teeth while also monitoring the overall health of your mouth. If Dr. finds any areas of concern, will help you understand your treatment options. This might… Read more »

All about Canker Sores

Canker sores – what’s that all about? If you’re looking for the definition, here it is: basically, canker sores are those pesky ulcers that form on the soft tissues inside your mouth. Want to know more? Read on: -Cold sores and canker sores are different things. Cold sores are lesions that develop on the surface… Read more »

Summer Smile Essentials: Toothbrush Techniques

In order to make sure your teeth have the best chance of success in the future, it is imperative to employ all techniques and methods you can to improve your oral health care. This includes effective tooth brushing techniques, including the following: – When brushing your teeth, also brush your gums, as this can freshen… Read more »

What Do You Know about Temporomandibular Joints?

Did you know it’s imperative to keep your jaw joints healthy? Within your jaw has a set of ball-and-socket joints on each side of your face called your temporomandibular joints, or TMDs for short. If these joints are hurt, a TMD disorder will occur. If you are suffering from TMD disorder, your entire mouth may… Read more »

Improve Your Smile with Mouth Rinse

Even though you are great at flossing and brushing consistently every day, you may not be getting the full dental care you need. Mouth rinse is the answer! As a liquid, it’s able to get in between the gums and teeth better than bristles and thread. It shouldn’t be used as a replacement (because it… Read more »