How Do Dental Checkups Impact Your Oral Health?

We learn at a young age that brushing and flossing are vital to keeping your smile healthy. We need to continue these daily habits in our ongoing quest to maintain healthy smiles for strong teeth and gums. Seeing your dentist regularly for professional cleanings and checkups at least twice a... Read more »

Top 5 Reasons People Don’t Go to the Dentist

We know coming to the dentist office is not anyone’s favorite thing to do. Unfortunately, oral health care is a necessary part of life in order to maintain healthy teeth and gums. With patients’ fears in mind, we try everything we can to make your experience as pleasant as possible.... Read more »

A Dental Crown Can Beautifully Restore Your Tooth

If you have recently learned that you have a badly broken, damaged, or infected tooth, our dentist may recommend having a dental crown placed. A crown or tooth-shaped “cap” is a fixed prosthetic cemented onto a tooth to restore its appearance, form and function as well as strengthen the tooth.... Read more »

What Happens When I Forget to Floss?

Our team strongly encourages everyone to floss daily, but do you ever wonder why? Well, flossing is vital for top-notch oral health and smiles. It can help you and your oral health in more ways than you might realize. This means that if you forget to floss, your smile can... Read more »

What Should I Do In a Dental Emergency?

Summertime brings lots of enjoyment of outdoor activities, vacations, and family time, but what happens if your fun is interrupted by a dental emergency? Knowing how to react to a dental emergency can hopefully keep you from losing a tooth. In the event of any dental accident or trauma, you... Read more »

Enjoy Mother’s Day with a Healthy Smile

This is the month where we recognize our mothers for all their efforts and take the opportunity to thank them for all they have done, which may also include them teaching us how to brush and floss. As a mother, your oral health is important to both you and your... Read more »

Spring Into Summer With a Confident Smile

Spring has sprung, and summer is almost here! The sun shouldn’t be the only thing shining bright this season. Your smile is a great feature to show off to friends, family, coworkers, social media, a date and everyone else! Need help to show off your smile confidently? Our team can... Read more »

The Scoop on Cavities and How to Prevent Them

Studies have shown that one in five Americans has untreated cavities, which is decay that has damaged a tooth’s hard, outer enamel layer and created small holes. Cavities can arise in people of all ages, including children and infants. Factors can include how well you take care of your teeth... Read more »

National Children’s Dental Health Month is Here!

February brings National Children’s Dental Health Month! This is brought to you by the American Dental Association to create child awareness of the benefits of good oral health. This year’s month-long campaign is, “Brush and clean in between to build a healthy smile.” First Dental Visit Around their first birthday,... Read more »

Have You Broken Your Resolutions Yet?

The New Year brings about a time for making those resolutions that may - or may not -  be kept throughout the year.  Resolutions are often health-related, and may include the desire to lose weight, exercise more, eat better, or stop smoking.  These are hard to keep up with, even... Read more »