Root Canal Therapy for a Healthy Smile

Sometimes it takes more than great dental habits and regular visits to keep your teeth healthy and whole. There are times when dental procedures such as root canal therapy are essential. This procedure has a bad reputation; but in reality, most root canal patients experience long-term relief! So, let’s get down to the facts of root canals—and […]

Fluoride for a Healthy Smile

Fluoride is a mineral that you’ve probably heard of. In addition to occurring naturally in various foods and water sources, it’s a key ingredient in toothpaste and is often added to municipal water supplies. So, what is fluoride—and why is it such a big deal for teeth? Let’s look at the function of fluoride and the dental benefits […]

The History Of Dentures

Dentures are hardly a new concept! In fact, false teeth have existed for thousands of years as a solution to human tooth loss. Let’s dive into the fascinating and sometimes weird history of dentures. Ancient false teeth were constructed from various materials. The oldest discovered set, dating back to 2500 BC, was made from wolf teeth. […]

Is Sedation Dentistry Right for You?

When it comes to quality dental care, the health and comfort of patients is of the highest importance! Advances in dental sedation make dental visits easier and more painless than ever before. Is sedation dentistry something that you can benefit from? What is sedation? First, let’s take a look at what dental sedation is. Dental sedation […]

Do I Need A Dental Cleaning If I Brush And Floss At Home?

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Today’s post focuses on professional dental cleanings. You might wonder if you need a professional dental cleaning if you already practice dental hygiene daily at home. The answer is that both processes are essential because they work in tandem to maintain oral health. We encourage patients to practice preventative dentistry by: Brushing Flossing Healthy diet […]

Want a White Smile? Steer Clear of These Foods

Most all of us would like to have a whiter smile—those pearly whites that we can flash at others as a warm greeting. But it can be challenging to get the white teeth you’re looking for, sometimes requiring either OTC or in-office teeth whitening services. But what if you’ve had your teeth whitened and want […]

The Benefits of Teeth Whitening

Tooth discoloration happens! Some people might not see it as a big deal, but for others, it means a noticeably duller smile that they’re not proud to show off. Luckily, we live in an age of many teeth whitening options, with the safest and most effective being professional whitening. Let’s take a look at why you […]

The Basics of Dental Implants

Missing teeth are not as uncommon in adults as you might think! Dental implants are a great solution to filling in gaps left by a missing tooth in your smile. Unlike traditional dental bridges, which are supported by surrounding teeth or crowns, a dental implant is an artificial tooth root that is fixed to the jaw […]