Gum Disease is Caused by Many Factors

There are many factors that cause gum disease. Many of these factors can be avoided with simple steps in your daily oral hygiene care. By having a healthy teeth-cleaning routine, you can avoid this disease and keep your smile healthy. Gum disease can be dangerous, which is why our team here at in , ,… Read more »

Dental Myths: The Facts

You probably know that there are a number of things you should do if you’re interested in keeping your teeth healthy. For instance, you probably know that you should brush and floss your teeth. However, would you be surprised to learn you may have been told a few things that aren’t completely true? One common… Read more »

The Products that Can Dull and Discolor Your Chompers

If you want a cosmetically appealing and attractive smile, then it’s best to avoid eating and drinking the products that can stain your teeth. If you avoid those foods and drinks, there is a high chance you could maintain the white and brilliant smile you know and love. Some stain-causing foods and drinks our dental team… Read more »

Avoid Oral Health Letdowns with Great Oral Hygiene

Your teeth are protected from external dangers by a thin layer called tooth enamel. When plaque forms on our teeth, it can use the ingredients in food to produce harmful acids which eat away at the tooth enamel. Over time, a hole in the enamel can form, called a cavity. To protect our teeth, we… Read more »

The 3 Worst Treats for Braces

As you may have already heard, there are specific treats, candies, and foods that you should avoid eating when you have braces. This is because they can harm your orthodontic appliance and delay your treatment time. However, it might be difficult to avoid these things when you’re not sure what they are. So, to help… Read more »

How BOTOX® Can Revitalize Your Appearance

At , our dentists, Dr. are happy to offer BOTOX® cosmetic treatment for our patients in , , and the surrounding areas who are looking for a more appealing appearance in the new year ahead. If you are needing a boost to your self-confidence, BOTOX can help you as you regain a more youthful appearance. With BOTOX, your… Read more »

Dental Floss Can Have Some Minor Variations

The American Dental Association identifies an effective daily oral hygiene routine as brushing your teeth twice per day and flossing once each evening. Ideally, you want to floss after you are done eating for the day. While there are some minor differences in composition, such as nylon or monofilament as well as an array of… Read more »

Basic First-Aid and Treatment Information for a Tongue Injury

While it might be mildly surprising, accidentally biting your tongue when you’re chewing gum or eating food rarely results in a significant injury. Unfortunately, there are rare instances when an oral accident or blow to the face can cause a serious tongue injury. The bleeding and severity of the injury will directly influence the best… Read more »

Gum – It’s Good for your Teeth

While the title of this blog post may seem counterintuitive, it’s actually true. Chewing gum – sugar-free, of course – can have a big positive impact on your overall oral health. To explain that impact, let’s take a look at exactly how gum helps improve your teeth and overall oral health. Stimulates saliva production Believe… Read more »

The Dangers That Can Cause Periodontal Gum Disease

Periodontal gum disease is caused by bacteria in your mouth that destroys the surrounding tissues around your teeth. This process is the leading cause of tooth loss in adults. The skilled team of dentists at has many treatment options for stopping the disease, or more importantly preventing it to begin with. There are also a… Read more »