Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

Why Receive In-Office Teeth Whitening?

Many patients wish they could enhance the color of their smiles in time to take family photos or attend an important occasion, and our dentist and team at are happy to offer in-office teeth whitening treatment to help them! If you are considering professional teeth whitening to improve yellowing and tooth stains, we invite you… Read more »

Don’t Forget About Your Dental Checkup!

We all have busy lives that often results in letting some things slide. Unfortunately, many people let dental checkups slip, resulting in negative long-term effects that become painful to them and damaging to their wallet. That is why having your dental checkup regularly can keep your smile healthy and in the best shape possible throughout… Read more »

Treatment Options for Tooth Sensitivity

There is no need to live with severe tooth pain such as a toothache or tooth sensitivity. If you have tooth sensitivity, it’s important to understand the cause and your potential treatment options. The causes of tooth sensitivity include cavities, fractured tooth enamel, old dental fillings, or exposed tooth root and gum disease. You teeth… Read more »

The Truth About Cavities

What is a cavity, really? The word “cavity” refers to a hole or space found somewhere on the human body, and in this case, it refers to a hole in a tooth. But, cavities aren’t just empty, hollow holes in your teeth. In fact, the hole is actually tooth decay, which, when left unchecked, forms… Read more »

Bad Breath Can Often Be Treated With Oral Hygiene

Halitosis is commonly referred to as bad breath, and is an oral condition that can arise as a result of harmful bacteria emitting foul odors. If you struggle with bad breath and it’s affecting your self-esteem and relationships, our dentist and team are here to help. We can suggest additional effective oral hygiene habits to… Read more »

Can a Dental Veneer Help You Fall Back in Love With Your Smile?

With the rapid approach of the holidays, we urge you to keep your oral health in mind. Take care to make sure that you’re practicing effective oral hygiene techniques and visiting your dentist at regular intervals. If you struggle with aspects of your smile that you can’t control, you may want to consider cosmetic dental… Read more »

Where Did Toothbrushes Originate?

Have you ever wondered when and where toothbrushes were invented? Toothbrushes have an interesting history that goes back thousands of years. Dr. and our team are happy to share some toothbrush facts with you. Around 3500 BC, the Egyptians and Babylonians used a twig with a frayed end to clean their teeth. These toothsticks have… Read more »

Do You Have Questions About Flossing? Here Are Your Answers

Sometimes the flossing technique required in your oral hygiene routine can seem a bit complicated. This is often due to not quite knowing how to clean your smile or why you need to floss. If you have questions about flossing, it can result in an improper flossing routine, which won’t help your smile. So, to… Read more »